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China: dairy sector

This page contains data regarding key components of the Chinese dairy industry over a given time period.

CHINA
  x 1.000 ton 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Raw material area
Number of cows ('000 head) (Source: NBS) 14.201 14.402 14.939 14.410 14.991 15.072
Cows In Milk ('000) (Source: FAS-USDA) 7.320 7.620 8.000 8.350 8.710
Cow Milk production (Source: NBS) 35.756 36.578 37.436 35.314 37.250 37.547
± % from previous year +2,3% +2,3% -5,7% +5,5% +0,8%
Farm-gate price (Euro per 100 Kg) (Source: NBS) 32,23 35,67 40,58 44,26 49,45 49,49
Buffalo milk production (Source: FAO) 3.050 3.050 3.080 3.050    
Sheep milk production (Source: FAO) 1.724 1.529 1.580 1.540    
Goat milk production (Source: FAO) 277 282 291 296    
Dairy production
Liquid Milk (Source: NBS) 18.313 20.384 21.505 22.820 23.667 24.947
± % from previous year +11,3% +5,5% +6,1% +3,7% +5,4%
Fresh milk products, milk drinks (Source: FIL) 3.600 3.924 4.076      
Cheese from cow milk (Source: FAO) 151 138 134 134    
Cheese from other milk (Source: FAO) 128 128 132 128    
Butter (Source: FAO) 107 107 105 97    
Milk Powders ( WMP + SMP + Infant formula ) (Source: NBS) 1.314 1.365 1.403 1.598 1.507 1.422
Export
Bulk and packed milk (HS 040110+040120) TOP importers
22 25 27 26 26 25
Butter (HS 0405) TOP importers
3,0 3,4 2,6 0,8 2,8 1,4
WMP (whole milk powder - HS 040221+040229) TOP importers
2,8 9,1 9,4 3,0 5,8 3,7
Whey powder (HS 0404) TOP importers
0,4 1,1 0,7 0,8 0,1 0,0
Import
Bulk and packed milk (HS 040110+040120) TOP exporters
8,7 30 80 161 287 402
Infant formula (HS 190110) TOP exporters
66 79 92 123 123 180
Butter (HS 0405) TOP exporters
23 36 48 52 80 71
Cheese (HS 0406) TOP exporters
23 29 39 47 66 76
± % from previous year +24,5% +36,0% +21,9% +39,4% +14,6%
SMP (skimmed milk powder - HS 040210) TOP exporters
89 130 168 235 253 200
± % from previous year +46,7% +29,0% +40,3% +7,6% -20,8%
WMP (whole milk powder - HS 040221+040229) TOP exporters
326 320 406 619 671 347
± % from previous year -1,8% +26,8% +52,7% +8,3% -48,3%
Whey powder (HS 0404) TOP exporters
265 344 378 434 404 436
± % from previous year +30,1% +9,9% +14,7% -6,8% +7,7%
Lactose edible (HS 170219) TOP exporters
6,5 11 15 14 17 11
Lactose pharmaceutical (HS 170211) TOP exporters
43 44 65 70 68 78
Caseinates (HS 350190) TOP exporters
5,4 8,0 9,7 11 12 17
Apparent per capita consumptions (kg)            
Liquid milk 13,65 15,12 15,91 16,85 17,47 18,40
Milk Powders ( WMP + SMP + Infant formula ) 1,34 1,40 1,52 1,89 1,86 1,56
Socio-Economic Indicators
GDP (gross domestic product) 10,60 % 9,50 % 7,82 % 7,77 % 7,29 % 6,73 %
CPI (consumer price index) 3,33 % 5,41 % 2,64 % 2,63 % 1,99 % 1,44 %
Population ('000) 1.340.969 1.348.174 1.355.387 1.362.514 1.369.436 1.376.049
GDP per capita (U.S. dollars) 4.423 5.434 6.076 (e) 6.629 (e) 7.277 (e) 8.019 (e)
GDP per capita (€) * 3.336 3.904 4.728 (e) 4.991 (e) 5.478 (e) 7.227 (e)
(e) estimated
* Per capita GDP in Euro is calculeted by using the yearly average exchange rate
NOTE:Apparent per capita consumption are calculated using the following formula: ( Production [NBS] + Import [GTIS] - Export [GTIS])/ Population [FAO]

Source Raw material area: NBS, FAO; Cows in Milk: FAS-USDA; Deliveries to dairies: FIL;
Source Dairy production: FAO; Fresh milk products, milk drinks: FIL; Liquid milk, Milk Powders: NBS (National Bureau of Statistics of China)
Source Import & Export: GTIS
Source GDP and CPI: Intesa Sanpaolo
Source GDP per capita: International Monetary Found
Source Population: FAO

Last Update: 2017-01-21
NOTE:Access to World Dairy Trade, which also contains the processing of Import / Export of the China with MONTHLY UPDATES at December 2011, is reserved for Supporters of CLAL.it
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NOTE:Access to World Dairy Trade, which also contains the processing of Import / Export of the China with MONTHLY UPDATES at December 2011, is reserved for Supporters of CLAL.it
NOTE:Access to World Dairy Trade, which also contains the processing of Import / Export of the China with MONTHLY UPDATES at December 2011, is reserved for Supporters of CLAL.it
NOTE:Access to World Dairy Trade, which also contains the processing of Import / Export of the China with MONTHLY UPDATES at December 2011, is reserved for Supporters of CLAL.it
NOTE:Access to World Dairy Trade, which also contains the processing of Import / Export of the China with MONTHLY UPDATES at December 2011, is reserved for Supporters of CLAL.it
NOTE:Access to World Dairy Trade, which also contains the processing of Import / Export of the China with MONTHLY UPDATES at December 2011, is reserved for Supporters of CLAL.it
NOTE:Access to World Dairy Trade, which also contains the processing of Import / Export of the China with MONTHLY UPDATES at December 2011, is reserved for Supporters of CLAL.it