EU Farmgate Milk Prices

Published 16 October 14

  • The August EU weighted average milk price stood at €37.16/100kg (30.51ppl), up €0.01/100kg on the previous month. Compared with the previous year, the weighted average EU price for August was up €0.31/100kg (0.8%), however, this was a decrease on the year of 2.12ppl.
  • The average UK farmgate price in August stood at €38.08/100kg (31.27ppl), which was the eighth highest price of any nation in the EU15 after Finland, Greece, Netherlands, Italy, France, Austria and Denmark. This was down from being the sixth highest in July 2014.
  • The EU15 weighted average price stood at €38.13/100kg (31.31ppl) in August, €0.19/100kg (0.5%) up on July, and was €0.45/100kg (1.2%) higher than the August 2013 average.
  • Looking at the top-five milk producing countries for this month (Germany, France, UK, Netherlands and Poland), the average August price was €36.72/100kg which was a €0.21/100kg (0.6%) decrease compared with the previous month.

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Aug-14 Pence per litre (ppl) Euros/100kg
Cyprus 45.07 54.89
Finland  40.29 49.07
Malta 39.89 48.58
Greece 34.74 42.31
Netherlands 32.64 39.75
Italy 32.62 39.73
France 31.62 38.51
Austria 31.51 38.37
Denmark 31.40 38.24
United Kingdom 31.27 38.08
Germany 30.46 37.09
Spain 30.23 36.81
Sweden 30.20 36.78
Luxembourg 30.03 36.57
Ireland 29.99 36.52
Czech Rep. 28.36 34.54
Belgium 28.21 34.36
Croatia 27.89 33.97
Bulgaria 27.79 33.84
Slovenia 27.75 33.79
Portugal 27.35 33.31
Slovakia 26.97 32.84
Hungary 26.11 31.80
Poland 24.78 30.18
Estonia 24.54 29.88
Romania 23.85 29.05
Latvia 22.34 27.21
Lithuania 19.93 24.27
Weighted Average EU15 31.31 38.13
Weighted Average EU28 30.51 37.16

 

Provisional 

Source: DG Agri 

 EU Farmgate Prices

 

Source: DG Agri