EU farmgate milk prices stood at 23.25pplStaff Writer | October 22, 2016
The August EU weighted average milk price stood at €26.40/100kg (23.25ppl), up €0.77/100kg (3.0%) on the previous month.
Dairy in Europe The EU15 weighted average price stood at €26.83/100kg
The average UK farmgate price in August stood at €23.79/100kg (23.79ppl), which was the lowest price of any nation in the EU15.
The EU15 weighted average price stood at €26.83/100kg (23.63ppl) in August, €0.70/100kg (2.7%) up on July, and was €3.73/100kg (12.2%) lower than the August 2015 average.
Looking at the top-five milk producing countries for this month (Germany, France, UK, Netherlands and Poland), the average August price was €25.49/100kg which was a €0.74/100kg (3.0%) increase compared with the previous month. ■