EU Farmgate Milk Prices

Published 9 September 14

  • The July EU weighted average milk price stood at €37.23/100kg (30.40ppl), down €0.39/100kg (1.0%) on the previous month. Compared with the previous year, the weighted average EU price for July was up €0.92/100kg (2.5%), however, this was a decrease on the year of 1.80ppl.
  • The average UK farmgate price in July stood at €38.93/100kg (31.79ppl), which was the sixth highest price of any nation in the EU15 after Finland, Greece, Denmark, Italy and Netherlands. This was up from being the tenth highest in May 2014.
  • The EU15 weighted average price stood at €38.04/100kg (31.09ppl) in July, €0.40/100kg (1.0%) down on June, but was€0.89/100kg (2.4%) higher than the July 2013 average.
  • Looking at the top-five milk producing countries for this month (Germany, France, UK, Netherlands and Poland), the average July price was €36.85/100kg which was a €0.45/100kg (1.2%) decrease compared with the previous month.

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Jul-14 Pence per litre (ppl) Euros/100kg
Cyprus 44.55 54.56
Finland  38.63 47.30
Malta 38.26 46.85
Greece 34.59 42.36
Denmark 34.09 41.75
Italy 33.65 41.21
Netherlands 32.26 39.50
United Kingdom 31.79 38.93
Austria 31.19 38.20
Sweden 30.97 37.92
Germany 30.36 37.18
Luxembourg 30.11 36.87
France 29.88 36.59
Spain 29.80 36.49
Ireland 28.79 35.25
Belgium 28.67 35.11
Slovenia 27.99 34.27
Croatia 27.81 34.06
Czech Rep. 27.72 33.95
Bulgaria 27.72 33.94
Portugal 27.15 33.25
Slovakia 27.10 33.18
Hungary 26.42 32.35
Estonia 26.38 32.31
Poland 26.16 32.04
Latvia 23.94 29.32
Romania 23.56 28.85
Lithuania 21.29 26.07
Weighted Average EU15 31.06 38.04
Weighted Average EU28 30.40 37.23

 

Provisional

Source: DG Agri 

 EU Farmgate Prices

 

Source: DG Agri