Market Information

Key statisticsValuePercentage ChangesNext update
(Week Commencing)
World Butter Wholesale Prices - Jun 2014 $4,474/tonne 1.9% (mom) 11/08/2014
AMPE 2014 - Jul 2014 30.9 ppl -4.2% (mom) 25/08/2014
MCVE 2014 - Jul 2014 32.7ppl -0.2% (mom) 25/08/2014
Cream Income to a Liquid Processor - Jul 2014 7.87 ppl -1.4% (mom) 25/08/2014
UK SMP Wholesale Price - Jul 2014 £2,275/tonne 5% (mom) 25/08/2014
UK Monthly Farmgate Prices - June 2014 31.98 ppl 4.1% (yoy) 25/08/2014
Monthly Fuel Tracker - UK Red Diesel - Jul 2014 66.67 ppl 1.0% (mom) 01/09/2014
UK Monthly Milk Production - Jul 2014 1,231m litres 7.6% (yoy) 08/09/2014
  • (mom) = month-on-month-comparison
  • (yoy) = year-on-year-comparison

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Latest News & Analysis

Retailer milk price cuts continue

Competition at the retail level is continuing to drive down the average price of liquid milk.

08/27/2014 12:51:50

Fonterra holds 2014/15 milk price forecast

Fonterra has maintained its current forecast Farmgate Milk Price for 2014/15 of $6.00 per kilogram of milksolids (kgMS). This was previously reduced from an opening forecast of $7.00/kgMS but has now been held due to Fonterra’s outlook for improved demand.

08/27/2014 10:24:27

Short-term upward pressure on fertiliser prices

Fertiliser prices in the UK are expected to remain under short-term upward pressure, as strong global demand for nitrogen is likely to continue into the coming months.

08/22/2014 15:54:06

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