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Thursday, March 31, 2005
Stocks of frozen and chilled meatsMarch 2005
Total frozen and chilled red meat in cold storage at the opening of the first business day of March amounted to 91 555 metric tonnes, up 1% from 90 551 tonnes in February and up 2% from 89 363 tonnes in March 2004. Stocks of frozen poultry meat in cold storage on March 1 totalled 52 119 metric tonnes, up 9% from a year ago.
Definitions, data sources and methods: survey number 3423.
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