EU Dairy Exports

Published 19 October 18

Exports for August 2018 and January-August 2018:

  EU dairy exports (tonnes)
  WMP SMP Condensed Milk Butter* Cheese Whey
Aug-17 36,049 67,068 27,968 12,205 71,143 50,053
Aug-18 27,444 67,899 21,081 11,627 68,118 51,258
% Change -23.9% 1.2% -24.6% -4.7% -4.3% 2.4%
Jan-Aug 17 280,959 561,014 221,306 123,651 559,557 385,264
Jan-Aug 18 239,917 555,406 174,565 109,077 555,011 396,126
% Change -14.6% -1.0% -21.1% -11.8% -0.8% 2.8%

 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-August 2018 compared with January-August 2017:

  • Cumulative exports of WMP to Angola increased  by 1,378 tonnes (28%) to 6,276 tonnes
  • Exports of SMP to Algeria rose to 102,165 tonnes, up by 13,944 tonnes (16%)
  • Condensed milk exports to Qatar were up 4,605 tonnes (40%) to 16,019 tonnes
  • Butter and butteroil exports to Saudi Arabia fell by 1,155 tonnes (12%) to 8,383 tonnes
  • Cumulative cheese exports to United States were down by 7% (6,069 tonnes) to 82,938 tonnes

EU dairy exports