It seems the reports coming from some proponents of live exports, that there was a glutt of lamb and sheep meat in the market and Australia can't offload more, might be not quite accurate.

"THE Middle East accounted for almost 100,000 tonnes of Australian sheepmeat last year.

Record exports in November established the region as Australia's No.1 lamb destination for the third year in a row."

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Photo: Animals Australia