Beef, cheese and egg prices rise, while pork, broiler and turkey retail prices fall.
Red meat product exports of $3.92 billion represent about 30% of $13 billion in total U.S. ag exports to Japan.
Weaker pork export markets putting heavier burden on domestic market to clear product.
Heifers and heifer calves in inventory 6% above same period last year.
Outlook for livestock and dairy is for another year of record total meat and dairy production.