EU Dairy Exports

Published 22 November 19

Exports for January-September 2019 and January-September 2018:         

  EU dairy exports (tonnes)
  WMP SMP Condensed Milk Butter* Cheese Whey
Sep-18 27,075 67,057 20,794 10,635 68,167 49,294
Sep-19 23,818 74,538 21,028 18,938 76,450 49,436
% Change -12% 11% 1% 78% 12% 0%
Jan-Sep 18 267,150 596,244 195,158 119,639 622,926 445,771
Jan-Sep 19 226,336 762,407 210,472 145,497 649,445 439,610
% Change -15% 28% 8% 22% 4% -1%

Source: Eurostat, EU Milk Market Observatory   Note: All data subject to retrospective changes. Numbers may not sum exactly due to rounding. *Includes Butteroil 

EU Cumulative Exports – Selected Countries

For January-September 2019 compared with January-September 2018:

  • Exports of SMP to China rose to 102,286 tonnes, up by 34,900 tonnes (52%)
  • Condensed milk exports to Saudi Arabia were up 3,459 tonnes to 37,062 tonnes
  • Butter and butteroil exports to Indonesia were up by 1,722 tonnes (39%) to 6,090 tonnes
  • Cumulative cheese exports to United States were up by 11% (11,510 tonnes) to 106,163 tonnes

EU dairy exports