EU Farmgate Milk Prices

Published 7 January 16

  • The November EU weighted average milk price stood at €30.78/100kg (22.40ppl), up €0.24/100kg (0.8%) on the previous month. In pence per litre, the price was down on October by 0.64ppl (2.8%). Compared with the previous year, the weighted average EU price for November was down €3.65/100kg (10.6%), this was a decrease on the year of 5.61ppl.
  • The average UK farmgate price in November stood at €34.24/100kg (24.92ppl), which was the fourth highest price of any nation in the EU15 after Greece, Finland and Austria.
  • The EU15 weighted average price stood at €31.38/100kg (22.84ppl) in November, €0.24/100kg (0.8%) up on October, and was €3.74/100kg (10.6%) lower than the November 2014 average.
  • Looking at the top-five milk producing countries for this month (Germany, France, UK, Netherlands and Poland), the average November price was €30.45/100kg which was a €0.37/100kg (1.2%) increase compared with the previous month.

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November 2015 Pence per litre (ppl) Euros/100kg
Cyprus 41.88 57.55
Malta ** 35.91 49.34
Greece 30.52 41.93
Finland  28.51 39.17
Austria 25.02 34.38
United Kingdom 24.92 34.24
Italy 24.80 34.07
Sweden ** 23.89 32.83
Croatia 23.43 32.19
France ** 22.63 31.10
Luxembourg 22.34 30.69
Denmark 22.26 30.59
Ireland * 22.23 30.54
Spain ** 21.91 30.10
Germany 21.67 29.77
Netherlands ** 21.65 29.75
Bulgaria 20.92 28.75
Portugal  ** 20.85 28.65
Slovenia 20.85 28.65
Belgium 20.47 28.13
Romania 20.23 27.80
Poland 19.95 27.41
Slovakia 19.95 27.41
Czech Rep. 19.21 26.40
Hungary 18.35 25.21
Estonia 17.15 23.56
Lithuania 16.62 22.84
Latvia 15.85 21.78
Weighted Average EU15 22.84 31.38
Weighted Average EU28 22.40 30.78

* Figures are DG AGRI estimations

** Figures are estimated prices by the Member State

*** Figures are estimations based on LTO

Source: DG Agri 

 EU Farmgate Prices

Source: DG Agri