The ACCC’s Agriculture Unit is conducting a market study of the cattle and beef sector. The study will examine competition, efficiency, transparency, and trading issues in cattle and beef supply chains.
Consultation forums were held in June and July 2016.
|Cattle and beef market public consultation forums|
The timeline dates are indicative and will be confirmed as the market study progresses.
|Submissions open||7 April 2016|
|Submissions closed||6 May 2016|
|Consultation forums||June-July 2016|
|Interim report published||31 October 2016|
|Feedback closed||23 November 2016|
|Final report released||6 March 2017|
The Cattle and beef market study – Interim report was released October 2016.
|Cattle and beef market study – Interim report|
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