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Beef and veal tariff rate quota and import permits

Beef and Veal Tariff Rate Quota by country allocation
(tonnes)
2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Australia 35,000 35,000 35,000 35,000 35,000
New Zealand 29,600 29,600 29,600 29,600 29,600
MFN Pool [1] 11,809 11,809 11,809 11,809 11,809
Global Quota 76,409 76,409 76,409 76,409 76,409
Supplementary quota approved - - 5,244 - -
Unused quota 7,735 17,123 28,450 24,304 37,711
Tarrif Rate Quota - % 26.5 26.5 26.5 26.5 26.5
Permits Issued
(tonnes)
2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Australia 34,999 28,895 18,361 22,459 16,081
New Zealand 21,867 18,585 17,797 17,837 12,887
Uruguay 11,805 11,402 11,583 11,802 9,645
United Kingdom - 383 60 - 24
Netherlands - - 80 - -
Ireland - 16 76 - 0
Japan 4.0 4.7 2.0 5.8 28.2
Total Permits Issued 68,674 59,286 47,959 52,105 38,698
[1] This portion of the quota is available to members of the World Trade Organization on a "Most Favoured Nation" basis.
Source: Export Import Controls Bureau, Global Affairs Canada
Prepared by Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Animal Industry Division, Market Information Section

2019
Beef and Veal Import Permits, by type of meat
(tonnes)
Grinding Beef Cuts Total Total (%)
Australia 11,316 4,765 16,081 41.55%
New Zealand 8,883 4,005 12,887 33.30%
Uruguay 7,734 1,911 9,645 24.92%
Other 24 61 85 0.22%
Total 27,957 10,741 38,698 100%
Source: Export Import Controls Bureau, Global Affairs Canada
Prepared by Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Animal Industry Division, Market Information Section
2018
Beef and Veal Import Permits, by type of meat
(tonnes)
Grinding Beef Cuts Total Total (%)
Australia 16,456 6,004 22,459 43.10%
New Zealand 11,017 6,820 17,837 34.23%
Uruguay 9,936 1,866 11,802 22.65%
Other - 7.3 7.3 0.014%
Total 37,408 14,697 52,105 100.00%
Source: Export Import Controls Bureau, Global Affairs Canada
Prepared by Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Animal Industry Division, Market Information Section
2017
Beef and Veal Import Permits, by type of meat
(tonnes)
Grinding Beef Cuts Total Total (%)
Australia 12,512 5,799 18,311 38.28%
New Zealand 11,120 6,586 17,706 37.02%
Uruguay 9,412 2,171 11,583 24.22%
Other 0.0 230.7 230.8 0.48%
Total 33,045 14,787 47,832 100.00%
Source: Export Import Controls Bureau, Global Affairs Canada
Prepared by Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Animal Industry Division, Market Information Section
2016
Beef and Veal Import Permits, by type of meat
(tonnes)
Grinding Beef Cuts Total Total (%)
Australia 22,189 6,705 28,895 48.74%
New Zealand 11,041 7,543 18,585 31.35%
Uruguay 9,217 2,185 11,402 19.23%
Other 84.3 319.9 404.2 1%
Total 42,532 16,754 59,286 100%
Source: Export Import Controls Bureau, Global Affairs Canada
Prepared by Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Animal Industry Division, Market Information Section
2015
Beef and Veal Import Permits, by type of meat
(tonnes)
Grinding Beef Cuts Total Total (%)
Australia 24,887 10,112 34,999 50.97%
New Zealand 12,647 9,220 21,867 31.84%
Uruguay 10,696 1,109 11,805 17.19%
Other 0.27 3.69 3.97 0.00%
Total 48,229 20,441 68,670 100%
Source: Export Import Controls Bureau, Global Affairs Canada
Prepared by Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Animal Industry Division, Market Information Section

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