EU Farmgate Milk Prices

Published 15 June 15

  • The April EU weighted average milk price stood at €31.35/100kg (23.35ppl), down €0.21/100kg (0.7%) on the previous month. Compared with the previous year, the weighted average EU price for April was down €6.87/100kg (18.0%), this was a decrease on the year of 9.12ppl.
  • The average UK farmgate price in April stood at €33.06/100kg (24.62ppl), which was the sixth highest price of any nation in the EU15 after Greece, Finland, Italy, Austria and Netherlands.
  • The EU15 weighted average price stood at €31.79/100kg (23.67ppl) in April, €0.18/100kg (0.6%) down on March, and was €7.03/100kg (18.1%) lower than the April 2014 average.
  • Looking at the top-five milk producing countries for this month (Germany, France, UK, Netherlands and Italy), the average April price was €32.38/100kg which was a €0.44/100kg (1.3%) decrease compared with the previous month.

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Apr-15 Pence per litre (ppl) Euros/100kg
Cyprus 42.19 56.65
Malta 33.09 44.44
Greece 30.74 41.28
Finland  27.62 37.09
Italy 25.91 34.79
Austria 25.18 33.81
Croatia 24.78 33.27
Netherlands 24.76 33.25
United Kingdom 24.62 33.06
Denmark 24.44 32.82
Portugal 24.19 32.49
Sweden 23.31 31.30
Spain 23.20 * 31.15 *
Germany 22.97 30.85
Ireland 22.93 ** 30.79 **
Luxembourg 22.38 30.06
France 22.29 29.93
Poland 21.86 29.35
Slovakia 21.66 29.08
Czech Rep. 21.52 28.90
Slovenia 21.24 28.52
Bulgaria 21.22 28.49
Belgium 21.01 28.21
Hungary 20.60 27.66
Romania 20.10 26.99
Estonia 18.56 24.93
Lithuania 17.29 23.22
Latvia 16.93 22.74
Weighted Average EU15 23.67 31.79
Weighted Average EU28 23.35 31.35

* Figures in italics are DG Agri estimates

** Figures are estimated prices by the Member State

*** Figures are estimations based on LTO

Source: DG Agri 

 EU Farmgate Prices

Source: DG Agri