EU Dairy Exports

Published 30 December 19

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

  EU dairy exports (tonnes)
  WMP SMP Condensed Milk Butter* Cheese Whey
Oct-18 26,948 76,690 25,156 10,590 74,451 52,072
Oct-19 26,470 82,976 22,583 22,354 82,532 56,652
% Change -2% 8% -10% 111% 11% 9%
Jan-Oct 18 294,098 672,934 220,314 130,229 697,377 497,843
Jan-Oct 19 252,968 845,385 233,076 167,957 732,273 496,735
% Change -14% 26% 6% 29% 5% 0%

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-October 2019 compared with January-October 2018:

  • Exports of SMP to Algeria fell to 87,087 tonnes, down by 34,948 tonnes (29%)
  • Condensed milk exports to Saudi Arabia were up 4,642 tonnes to 41,740 tonnes (13%)
  • Butter and butteroil exports to Turkey were up by 4,533 tonnes (281%) to 6,149 tonnes
  • Cumulative cheese exports to United States were up by 8% (10,083 tonnes) to 120,359 tonnes

EU dairy exports