EU Dairy Exports

Published 19 March 19

Exports for January 2019 and January 2018: 

  EU dairy exports (tonnes)
  WMP SMP Condensed Milk Butter* Cheese Whey
Jan-18 30,587 56,750 25,145 15,884 62,697 55,130
Jan-19 27,425 86,800 33,974 12,529 67,991 51,789
% Change -10% 53% 35% -21% 8% -6%
Jan-18 30,587 56,750 25,145 15,884 62,697 55,130
Jan-19 27,425 86,800 33,974 12,529 67,991 51,789
% Change -10% 53% 35% -21% 8% -6%

 Note: All data subject to retrospective changes. Numbers may not sum exactly due to rounding. *Includes Butteroil 

Source: Eurostat, EU Milk Market Observatory  

EU Cumulative Exports – Selected Countries

For January 2019 compared with January 2018:

  • Exports of SMP to China rose to 10,518 tonnes, up by 7,121 tonnes (210%)
  • Condensed milk exports to United States were up 1,370 tonnes (29%) to 6,119 tonnes
  • Butter and butteroil exports to Saudi Arabia were down by 1,256 tonnes (62%) to 759 tonnes
  • Cumulative cheese exports to Japan were up by 41% (2,581 tonnes) to 8,948 tonnes

EU dairy exports