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January Fat Claims Adjustment Calculation

Adjustment Factor Applicable to a Claim

 

The price adjustment is determined by the date when the claim is initially filed with the importer.  E.g. If a claim is filed with the importer by his customer in June then the claim will be based on the adjustment factor that will be published on the MICA website as “May Prices for June Claims”.

 

 

Adjustment per 1% point of lean - USc/lb

5.05

 

February Prices for March Claims

 

 

 

 Weighted Average Prices USDA closing quotes, National

 

 

Fresh 50s

Fresh 90s

Fresh 95s

 

2-Feb

109.01

303.38

313.38

Item

% Lean

Price

Formula

 

3-Feb

109.01

293.69

303.69

 

4-Feb

96.58

292.12

302.12

Imp 90s

90

200.00

35.00%

31.50

70.00

5-Feb

93.29

295.62

305.62

Imp 89s

89

 

0.00

0.00

6-Feb

94.08

294.52

304.52

LFTB

92

272.88

15.00%

13.80

40.93

9-Feb

91.10

296.15

306.15

Dom 90s

90

292.88

19.25%

17.33

56.38

10-Feb

91.29

294.08

304.08

Dom 50s

50

90.84

30.75%

15.38

27.93

11-Feb

91.66

292.19

302.19

100.00%

78.00

 

12-Feb

85.68

292.19

302.19

 

78.00

195.24

13-Feb

87.00

291.07

301.07

 

16-Feb

89.66

292.83

302.83

Item

% Lean

Price

Formula

 

17-Feb

83.24

290.37

300.37

 

18-Feb

85.55

290.57

300.57

Imp 90s

90

 

0.00

0.00

19-Feb

82.70

292.54

302.54

Imp 89s

89

194.95

35.00%

31.15

68.23

20-Feb

81.58

289.79

299.79

LFTB

92

272.88

15.00%

13.80

40.93

23-Feb

85.33

291.48

301.48

Dom 90s

90

292.88

20.13%

18.11

58.94

24-Feb

89.83

291.99

301.99

Dom 50s

50

90.84

29.88%

14.94

27.14

25-Feb

90.68

290.01

300.01

100.00%

78.00

 

26-Feb

89.48

292.25

302.25

 

78.00

195.24

27-Feb

89.97

290.82

300.82

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Average

90.84

292.88

302.88

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Adjustment per 1% point of lean - USc/lb

4.31

 

 January Prices for February Claims

 

 

 

 Weighted Average Prices USDA closing quotes, National

 

 

Fresh 50s

Fresh 90s

Fresh 95s

 

1-Jan

HOLIDAY

 

 

Item

% Lean

Price

Formula

 

2-Jan

106.52

299.19

309.19

 

5-Jan

112.74

299.39

309.39

Imp 90s

90

200.00

35.00%

31.50

70.00

6-Jan

117.97

299.22

309.22

Imp 89s

89

 

0.00

0.00

7-Jan

120.99

299.27

309.27

LFTB

92

282.34

15.00%

13.80

42.35

8-Jan

129.85

302.43

312.43

Dom 90s

90

302.34

19.25%

17.33

58.20

9-Jan

130.50

301.34

311.34

Dom 50s

50

129.91

30.75%

15.38

39.95

12-Jan

130.73

300.51

310.51

100.00%

78.00

 

13-Jan

139.43

302.57

312.57

 

78.00

210.50

14-Jan

143.31

301.03

311.03

 

15-Jan

142.85

303.19

313.19

Item

% Lean

Price

Formula

 

16-Jan

145.09

305.09

315.09

 

19-Jan

145.81

301.83

311.83

Imp 90s

90

 

0.00

0.00

20-Jan

144.56

303.23

313.23

Imp 89s

89

195.69

35.00%

31.15

68.49

21-Jan

143.44

304.44

314.44

LFTB

92

282.34

15.00%

13.80

42.35

22-Jan

142.19

303.56

313.56

Dom 90s

90

302.34

20.13%

18.11

60.85

23-Jan

140.96

303.36

313.36

Dom 50s

50

129.91

29.88%

14.94

38.81

26-Jan

133.84

303.71

313.71

100.00%

78.00

 

27-Jan

123.37

302.07

312.07

 

78.00

210.50

28-Jan

126.75

305.53

315.53

 

29-Jan

105.35

303.69

313.69

 

30-Jan

101.77

304.48

314.48

 

 

 

 

 

 

Average

129.91

302.34

312.34

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Adjustment per 1% point of lean - USc/lb

4.87

 

 December Prices for January Claims

 

 

 

 Weighted Average Prices USDA closing quotes, National

 

 

Fresh 50s

Fresh 90s

Fresh 95s

 

1-Dec

113.79

296.58

306.58

Item

% Lean

Price

Formula

 

2-Dec

114.28

296.77

306.77

 

3-Dec

110.13

295.85

305.85

Imp 90s

90

200.00

35.00%

31.50

70.00

4-Dec

111.69

297.66

307.66

Imp 89s

89

 

0.00

0.00

5-Dec

109.94

300.52

310.52

LFTB

92

276.46

15.00%

13.80

41.47

8-Dec

111.35

298.24

308.24

Dom 90s

90

296.46

19.25%

17.33

57.07

9-Dec

112.34

298.24

308.24

Dom 50s

50

101.72

30.75%

15.38

31.28

10-Dec

103.23

295.21

305.21

100.00%

78.00

 

11-Dec

101.86

296.90

306.90

 

78.00

199.82

12-Dec

101.49

294.96

304.96

 

15-Dec

104.08

296.04

306.04

Item

% Lean

Price

Formula

 

16-Dec

94.87

292.15

302.15

 

17-Dec

94.37

294.69

304.69

Imp 90s

90

 

0.00

0.00

18-Dec

95.40

292.92

302.92

Imp 89s

89

195.13

35.00%

31.15

68.30

19-Dec

92.25

294.68

304.68

LFTB

92

276.46

15.00%

13.80

41.47

22-Dec

91.81

294.67

304.67

Dom 90s

90

296.46

20.13%

18.11

59.66

23-Dec

89.70

293.62

303.62

Dom 50s

50

101.72

29.88%

14.94

30.39

24-Dec

92.54

299.51

309.51

100.00%

78.00

 

25-Dec

Holiday

 

 

 

78.00

199.82

26-Dec

92.54

296.91

306.91

 

29-Dec

96.60

296.47

306.47

 

30-Dec

97.04

297.81

307.81

 

31-Dec

106.52

301.70

311.70

 

Average

101.72

296.46

306.46