Market Information

This section delivers a variety of dairy industry data, analysis and information to inform dairy related businesses.

Key statisticsValuePercentage ChangesNext update
(Week Commencing)
Monthly Fuel Tracker - UK Red Diesel - Feb 2019 60.88ppl -0.1% (mom) 08/04/2019
UK Monthly Farmgate Prices - Feb 2019 29.28ppl -1.4% (mom) 25/03/2019
AMPE - Feb 2019 29.3ppl -2.9% (mom) 25/03/2019
MCVE - Feb 2019 31.4ppl -0.5% (mom) 25/03/2019
UK Cream Wholesale Price - Feb 2019 £1,610/tonne -5.8% (mom) 25/03/2019
UK Monthly Milk Production - Jan 2018 1,265m litres 2.5(yoy) 25/03/2019
Cream Income to a Liquid Processor - Jan 2019 9.55ppl +0.4% (mom) 25/03/2019
  • (mom) = month-on-month-comparison
  • (yoy) = year-on-year-comparison

Interactive milk price calculator

The AHDB Dairy Interactive Milk Price Calculator has been created as an online tool to assist farmers in achieving the best milk price possible. By inputting your own data it is possible to produce a calculation specific to your dairy farming business

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Dairy Market Update

Latest News & Analysis

  • 2019/20 GB milk production could hit 29-year high

    The latest GB forecast suggests that next season’s milk production could be the highest for 29 years. 25 March 2019
  • Organic sector shows growth

    Production within the organic sector has seen rapid growth between 2012 and 2017 according to the European Commission’s latest Agricultural Market Brief. 21 March 2019
  • European milk use is changing

    Trends in consumer preferences have changed how milk is processed within Europe. In the latest EU dairy short-term outlook, how milk is utilised for different dairy products has shifted away from liquid milk and towards more processed products. 21 March 2019
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