Product Specification: slaughtered animal without giblets, limbs and head. Prices paid to slaughterhouses, with ICMS included, in cash;
Unity of measurement/currency live kilo in Real and in US dollar. Commercial Exchange Rate is considered, asking price, at 4:30 p.m. (Brasilia time);
Discount rate:  values for term payments are converted into cash payment by the CDI (Interbank Deposit Rate);
Reference region product delivered to the Greater São Paulo wholesale market;

daily, but the average released considers the moving average of the last five working days;

Agents surveyed for the research

slaughterhouses, boning units and purchasers from the wholesale market. 


Source: Cepea




Geraldo Sant’Ana de Camargo Barros, Ph.D
Full professor of the Department of Economics, Management and Sociology


Chief Researcher
Sergio De Zen, Ph.D (on leave)
Professor of the Department of Economics, Management and Sociology



Thiago Bernardino de Carvalho, Ph.D


Executive Manager

Regina Mazzini Rodrigues, Ms.


Market Analyst
Juliana Ferraz 


Research Assistants

Matheus do Vale Liasch
Luiz Gustavo Susumu Tutui
Luiz Henrique Alves de Melo
Marcia Verweij
Ernesto Vaughn Ramello