Market Information

Key statisticsValuePercentage ChangesNext update
(Week Commencing)
AMPE 2014 - Aug 2014 27.3ppl -11.9% (mom) 29/09/2014
MCVE 2014 - Aug 2014 31.2ppl -4.6% (mom) 29/09/2014
Cream Income to a Liquid Processor - Aug 2014 6.85ppl -13.0% (mom) 29/09/2014
UK Butter Wholesale Price - Aug 2014 £2,650/tonne -7% (mom) 29/09/2014
Monthly Fuel Tracker - UK Red Diesel - Aug 2014 64.64ppl -2.8% (mom) 29/09/2014
UK Monthly Farmgate Prices - July 2014 31.79 ppl 1.3% (yoy) 29/09/2014
UK Monthly Milk Production - Aug 2014 1,193m litres 6.9% (yoy) 06/10/2014
World SMP Wholesale Prices - Aug 2014 $3,444/tonne -11.0% (mom) 11/09/2014
  • (mom) = month-on-month-comparison
  • (yoy) = year-on-year-comparison

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Latest News & Analysis

Why do UK milk prices follow global markets?

It is often asked why prices paid to dairy farmers in UK are affected by global markets when the vast majority of the milk we produce is sold in the domestic market. An examination of the basic factors underlying how farmgate milk prices are set can shed some light on this link.

09/19/2014 15:44:28

English dairy herd returns to growth

Latest figures published by Defra show the first year-on-year growth in the English dairy breeding herd for 15 years.

09/19/2014 13:07:13

Further downward pressure expected on grain and oilseed markets following USDA report

The global grain and oilseed markets moved down again last week after the latest USDA world supply and demand estimates were revealed. While expectations are for further increases to both global supply and demand, the level of demand is still not large enough to offset the record crops.

09/17/2014 12:48:57

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