Cattle marketed to abattoirs during January 2023 dropped by 9% to approximately 14,600 animals compared to January 2022. However, demand for weaners recorded a positive growth of 19% with a total of 10,000 weaned calves exported to South Africa despite an approximately N$5.39/kg drop in weaner price compared to January 2022. Beef carcass prices at export abattoirs averaged N$61.14/kg during January 2023 and should continue the upward trend until mid-2023. The sheep sector is recovering with a growth of 4.2%. 21,000 animals were marketed during January 2023 compared to 20,000 during January 2022. In terms of sheep carcass prices, the average price differences between Northern Cape and Namibia abattoirs were still observed with a difference of -N$7.74/kg. Namibian A2 sheep prices averaged N$75.59/kg while the Northern Cape abattoirs averaged N$83.33/kg. Sheep prices should show an upward trend in 2023 due to accessibility of rewarding markets.