Is Argentina’s beef export ban an opportunity for Australian beef?

May 20, 2021

Argentina has announced a snap 30-day ban on beef exports aimed at lowering domestic meat prices — as part of a broader response to the country’s runaway inflation problem. This will have an impact on the global meat trade — Argentina has almost 8 per cent of the global beef trade. But is this an opportunity for Australia? Not quite, as Jon Berry explains on ABC TV.