EU Dairy Exports

Published 20 March 20

Exports for January 2020 and January 2019:      

  EU dairy exports (tonnes)
  WMP SMP Condensed Milk Butter* Cheese Whey
Jan-19 27,351 86,659 33,987 12,464 67,910 51,640
Jan-20 28,848 61,434 23,590 22,030 80,766 48,317
% Change 5% -29% -31% 77% 19% -6%

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

For January 2020 compared with January 2019:

  • Exports of SMP to China fell to 7,755 tonnes, down by 2,763 tonnes (26%)
  • Condensed milk exports to Saudi Arabia were down 2,512 tonnes to 3,942 tonnes (39%)
  • Butter and butteroil exports to Saudi Arabia were up by 1,935 tonnes (255%) to 2,694 tonnes
  • Cumulative cheese exports to United States were up by 46% (4,543 tonnes) to 14,322 tonnes

EU dairy exports