EU Farmgate Milk Prices

Published 18 November 14

  •  The September EU weighted average milk price stood at €36.51/100kg (29.75ppl), down €0.42/100kg on the previous month. Compared with the previous year, the weighted average EU price for September was down €1.93/100kg (5.0%), this was a decrease on the year of 3.59ppl.
  • The average UK farmgate price in September stood at €37.81/100kg (30.81ppl), which was the seventh highest price of any nation in the EU15 after Finland, Greece, Netherlands, Italy, France, and Austria. This was up from being the eighth highest in August 2014.
  • The EU15 weighted average price stood at €37.54/100kg (30.59ppl) in September, €0.39/100kg (1.0%) down on August, and was €1.74/100kg (4.4%) lower than the September 2013 average.
  • Looking at the top-five milk producing countries for this month (Germany, France, UK, Netherlands and Poland), the average September price was €36.17/100kg which was a €0.50/100kg (1.4%) decrease compared with the previous month.

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Sep-14

Pence per litre (ppl)

Euros/100kg

Cyprus

45.32

55.62

Malta

40.03

49.12

Finland

37.87

46.47

Greece

34.74

42.63

Italy

32.43

39.79

Austria

31.71

38.91

France

31.67

38.87

Netherlands

30.97

38.00

United Kingdom

30.81

37.81

Sweden

29.96

36.76

Denmark

29.78

36.55

Germany

29.69

36.44

Luxembourg

29.35

36.02

Ireland

29.04

35.64

Croatia

28.16

34.56

Spain

27.77

34.08

Bulgaria

27.36

33.57

Slovenia

27.27

33.46

Belgium

27.13

33.29

Portugal

26.85

32.95

Slovakia

26.59

32.63

Hungary

26.14

32.08

Czech Rep.

26.07

31.99

Poland

24.23

29.74

Romania

23.79

29.19

Estonia

20.49

25.15

Latvia

19.04

23.36

Lithuania

18.56

22.78

Weighted Average EU15

30.59

37.54

Weighted Average EU28

29.75

36.51

Source: DG Agri 

 EU Farmgate Prices

Source: DG Agri