Current Drivers in the Livestock Markets

  • 18 May 2020
  • By David Hightower and Don Close
  • Topics: Agriculture

Current Drivers in the Livestock Markets Webinar

The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted industries across the global economy, and the livestock markets are no exception.

In this 25-minute webinar, Don Close, Senior Vice President of Food and Animal Protein Research, Rabobank, and Dave Hightower, President of The Hightower Report, discuss the factors impacting the current livestock cash markets and their influences on futures trading and prices.

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Topics explored in this webinar:

  • Assessing the current livestock production situation
  • Foodservice demand destruction impact
  • Disparity between cattle and beef cut prices
  • China ASF and pork imports situation
  • Price implications and trading opportunities