Throughput is biggest driver of beef processor profitability, economic model shows

The level of cattle throughput is the dominant factor in profit margins – or in deed, losses – achieved by beef processors, a new economic study undertaken by AMPC has illustrated. The study shows a long-term average processor margin of $25 per head of cattle slaughtered over the past 11 years, but significantly, three distinct periods of positive and negative margins…Read More

Source: Beef Central
Throughput is biggest driver of beef processor profitability, economic model shows