Market Information

Key statisticsValuePercentage ChangesNext update
(Week Commencing)
UK Monthly Farmgate Prices - Jan 2015 26.30ppl -22.4% (yoy) 30/03/2015
Monthly Fuel Tracker - UK Red Diesel - Feb 2015 48.79ppl -1.9% (mom) 30/03/2015
UK Monthly Milk Production - Feb 2015 1,078m litres -2.0% (yoy) 06/04/2015
AMPE 2014 - Mar 2015 21.4ppl -9% (mom) 27/04/2015
MCVE 2014 - Mar 2015 24.7ppl -5% (mom) 27/04/2015
UK Cream Wholesale Price - Mar 2015 £1,070/tonne -9% (mom) 27/04/2015
Cream Income to a Liquid Processor - Mar 2015 6.08ppl -9% (mom) 27/04/2015
  • (mom) = month-on-month-comparison
  • (yoy) = year-on-year-comparison

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