EU Farmgate Milk Prices

Published 25 March 14

  •  The January EU28 weighted average price stood at €40.03/100kg (34.12ppl), down €0.21/100kg (0.5%) on the previous month.
  • The January EU27 weighted average milk price stood at €40.03/100kg (34.12ppl), down €0.21/100kg (0.5%) on the previous month, a decrease of 0.53ppl. Compared with the previous year, the weighted average EU27 price for January was up €5.70/100kg (16.6%), an increase of 4.76ppl.
  • The average UK farmgate price in January stood at €39.70/100kg (33.83ppl), which was the eleventh highest price of any nation in the EU15 after Finland, Greece, Netherlands, Denmark, Austria, Sweden, Ireland, Germany, Luxembourg and Belgium.
  • The EU15 weighted average price stood at €40.62/100kg (34.62ppl) in January, €0.17/100kg (0.4%) down on December and €5.73/100kg (16.4%) higher than the January 2013 average.
  • Looking at the top-five milk producing countries (Germany, France, UK, Netherlands and Poland), the average January price was €39.77/100kg which was a €0.30/100kg (0.7%) decrease compared with the previous month.

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Jan-14 Pence per litre (ppl) Euros/100kg
Cyprus 49.24 57.78
Finland  41.44 48.62
Malta 39.70 46.58
Greece 38.73 45.44
Netherlands 36.65 43.00
Denmark 36.59 42.93
Austria 36.57 42.91
Sweden 35.68 41.87
Ireland 35.43 41.57
Germany 35.16 41.26
Luxembourg 34.93 40.98
Belgium 34.55 40.54
United Kingdom 33.83 39.70
Estonia 33.68 39.52
France 33.33 39.11
Italy 32.80 38.49
Spain 32.58 38.23
Slovenia 31.72 37.22
Croatia 31.71 37.21
Bulgaria 31.47 36.93
Portugal 31.11 36.50
Czech Rep. 31.09 36.48
Lithuania 31.06 36.45
Poland 30.51 35.80
Slovakia 30.51 35.80
Hungary 30.45 35.73
Romania 29.21 34.27
Latvia 29.15 34.20
Weighted Average EU10 30.92 36.28
Weighted Average EU15 34.62 40.62
Weighted Average EU27 34.12 40.03
Weighted Average EU28 34.12 40.03

 Provisional

Source: DG Agri

 

 EU Farmgate Prices

 

Source: DG Agri