EU Dairy Exports

Published 20 December 18

Exports for October 2018 and January-October 2018:

  EU dairy exports (tonnes)
  WMP SMP Condensed Milk Butter* Cheese Whey
Oct-17 25,778 54,438 25,411 10,811 68,365 47,044
Oct-18 26,819 76,709 25,141 10,592 74,547 52,091
% Change 4% 41% -1% -2% 9% 11%
Jan-Oct 17 336,576 663,739 272,442 145,648 694,382 479,397
Jan-Oct 18 293,967 691,111 220,614 130,329 697,668 497,606
% Change -13% 4% -19% -11% 0% 4%

*Includes Butteroil 

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

Source: Eurostat, EU Milk Market Observatory  

EU Cumulative Exports – Selected Countries

For January-October 2018 compared with January-October 2017:

  • Exports of SMP to Egypt rose to 42,520 tonnes, up by 12,921 tonnes (44%)
  • Condensed milk exports to Qatar were up 4,910 tonnes (34%) to 19,267 tonnes
  • Butter and butteroil exports to Singapore rose by 1,131 tonnes (24%) to 6,450 tonnes
  • Cumulative cheese exports to Switzerland were up by 3% (1,514 tonnes) to 51,888 tonnes

EU dairy exports