Industry Statistics

Australia is the world leader in the export of beef and dairy cattle, sheep and goats to many countries around the world. In 2014 Australia exported a total of approximately 3.68 million livestock with a free on board (FOB) value of A$1.475 billion. A review of the livestock export industry statistics for 2014-15 is available here.

Industry statistics are published by Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA) on a monthly basis in a publication known as LiveLink and can be accessed here.

The total volumes and FOB values as well as country of destination and state of origin data are available on a monthly basis for:

The Australian Livestock Export Industry

LiveCorp works closely with industry stakeholders to continuously improve performance in animal health and welfare, supply chain efficiency and market access through the provision of technical services and research, development and extension (RD&E).
Australian livestock can only be exported by a licensed Australian exporter and cannot be exported to all countries. If you would like to export livestock from Australia you can contact an exporter by submitting a trade enquiry below.

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