Processed Eggs: Weekly Eggs Processed Under Federal Inspection (Wed)
NW_PY023                                                                        
Washington, DC          Wed. May 16, 2018          USDA Market News             
                                                                                
Weekly Eggs Processed Under Federal Inspection                                  
                                                                                

Week Ending      12-MAY-2018                                                    
                                                                                
                               (Lbs In Thousands)                               
                                                                                
                             (Excludes Ingredients)                             
  TOTAL              Cases     Liquid   Liquid   Liquid                         
PRODUCTION          Broken      Whole    White     Yolk        Dried Inedible   
                                                                                
Current Week     1,568,192     38,303   15,576    7,409        2,026    4,994   
Previous Week    1,546,603     39,657   13,707    6,905        1,877    4,940   
Last Year        1,503,452     36,462   14,559    7,165        2,441    4,378   
% Change PWK           1%        -3%       14%       7%          8%        1%   
% Change LY            4%         5%        7%       3%        -17%       14%   
To-Date 2018    27,961,782    688,262  265,432  133,639       43,177   90,253   
To-Date 2017    28,380,021    664,115  294,856  146,274       51,299   85,005   
% Change YTD          -1%         4%      -10%      -9%        -16%        6%   

                                              Current Previous    Last          
                                                 Week     Week    Year          
Average Yield Per Case - (Inedible Included)    42.27    42.16   41.61          

Average Yield Per Case - (Inedible Excluded)    39.08    38.97   38.70          

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IN-LINE PRODUCTION (of total production; lbs. in thousands;                     
may include limited amount of off-line source material)                         
                   CASES BROKEN              LIQUID WHOLE                       
                  Cases    % of Total      Lbs.     % of Total                  
CURRENT WEEK      834,668     53.2%        20,001     52.2%                     
PREVIOUS WEEK     817,377     52.8%        20,075     50.6%                     
LAST YEAR         845,216     56.2%        21,875     60.0%                     
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Source:   USDA Livestock, Poultry, and Grain Market News                        
          Washington, DC    202-720-6911  email: PYMN@ams.usda.gov              
          http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/NW_PY023.txt                        
                                                                                
Prepared: 16-May-18 12:45 PM E MP