The U.S. beef supply for 2018 is projected at 30.842 billion pounds, 
unchanged from last month.

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Beginning beef stocks for 2018 are projected at 649 million pounds, unchanged from last month.

Beef production for 2018 is projected at 27.157 billion pounds, unchanged from last month.

Beef imports for 2018 are projected at 3.037 billion pounds, unchanged from last month.

Beef exports for 2018 are projected at 3.164 billion pounds, up 40 million pounds from last month.

Total use (consumption) for 2018 is projected at 26.993 billion pounds, down 45 million pounds from last month.

Ending beef stocks for 2018 are projected at 685 million pounds, up 5 million pounds from last month.

Per capita beef consumption for 2018 is projected at 57.6 pounds, down 0.1 pounds from last month.

Source: www.beef2live.com