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Transport of Slaughter Cattle in Australia

Publication Type:
Research Report 50

Publication Subject(s):

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Release Date:
December 1981

This Report presents the results of an investigation of the market conduct and performance of that part of the road haulage industry which undertakes the transportation of cattle intended for slaughter at abattoirs for human consumption.

In addition, an assessment of the costs of transhipping beef from processing points to retail outlets is made. The Ministerial terms of reference for the study are contained in Appendix I.

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