Lamb prices boosted by solid UK and international demand

Lamb prices boosted by solid UK and international demand


Lamb prices have been boosted by solid UK and international demand, while beef prices are still significantly down on recent years, new figures show.

The average deadweight steer price in England and Wales now stands at 319.5p per kg, according to Hybu Cig Cymru – Meat Promotion Wales (HCC).

It says this year’s low beef prices are an ‘international phenomenon’, caused by a range of supply and demand factors including low consumer confidence in the UK.

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