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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 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Raw material area
Number of cows ('000 head) (Source: NBS) 14.402 14.939 14.410 14.991 15.072  
Cows In Milk ('000) (Source: FAS-USDA) 7.620 8.000 8.350 8.710
Cow Milk production (Source: NBS) 36.578 37.436 35.314 37.250 37.547  
± % from previous year +2,3% -5,7% +5,5% +0,8%
Farm-gate price (Euro per 100 Kg) (Source: NBS) 35,67 40,58 44,26 49,45 49,49 47,27
Buffalo milk production (Source: FAO) 3.050 3.080 3.050      
Sheep milk production (Source: FAO) 1.529 1.580 1.540      
Goat milk production (Source: FAO) 282 291 296      
Dairy production
Liquid Milk (Source: NBS) 20.384 21.505 22.820 23.667 24.947 27.663
± % from previous year +5,5% +6,1% +3,7% +5,4% +10,9%
Fresh milk products, milk drinks (Source: FIL) 3.924 4.076        
Cheese from cow milk (Source: FAO) 138 134 134      
Cheese from other milk (Source: FAO) 128 132 128      
Butter (Source: FAO) 107 105 97      
Milk Powders ( WMP + SMP + Infant formula ) (Source: NBS) 1.365 1.403 1.598 1.507 1.422 1.438
Export
Bulk and packed milk (HS 040110+040120) TOP importers
25 27 26 26 25 23
Butter (HS 0405) TOP importers
3,4 2,6 0,8 2,8 1,4 1,1
WMP (whole milk powder - HS 040221+040229) TOP importers
9,1 9,4 3,0 5,8 3,7 3,0
Whey powder (HS 0404) TOP importers
1,1 0,7 0,8 0,1 0,0 0,1
Import
Bulk and packed milk (HS 040110+040120) TOP exporters
30 80 161 287 402 549
Infant formula (HS 190110) TOP exporters
79 92 123 123 180 225
Butter (HS 0405) TOP exporters
36 48 52 80 71 82
Cheese (HS 0406) TOP exporters
29 39 47 66 76 97
± % from previous year +36,0% +21,9% +39,4% +14,6% +28,6%
SMP (skimmed milk powder - HS 040210) TOP exporters
130 168 235 253 200 184
± % from previous year +29,0% +40,3% +7,6% -20,8% -7,9%
WMP (whole milk powder - HS 040221+040229) TOP exporters
320 406 619 671 347 420
± % from previous year +26,8% +52,7% +8,3% -48,3% +20,9%
Whey powder (HS 0404) TOP exporters
344 378 434 404 436 497
± % from previous year +9,9% +14,7% -6,8% +7,7% +14,1%
Lactose edible (HS 170219) TOP exporters
11 15 14 17 11 10
Lactose pharmaceutical (HS 170211) TOP exporters
44 65 70 68 78 77
Caseinates (HS 350190) TOP exporters
8,0 9,7 11 12 17 16
Apparent per capita consumptions (kg)            
Liquid milk 15,12 15,91 16,85 17,47 18,40
Milk Powders ( WMP + SMP + Infant formula ) 1,40 1,52 1,89 1,86 1,56
Socio-Economic Indicators
GDP (gross domestic product) 9,50 % 7,78 % 7,63 % 7,08 % 6,78 % 6,56 %
CPI (consumer price index) 5,41 % 2,64 % 2,63 % 1,99 % 1,44 % 2,01 %
Population ('000) 1.348.174 1.355.387 1.362.514 1.369.436 1.376.049
GDP per capita (U.S. dollars) 5.434 6.076 (e) 6.629 (e) 7.277 (e) 8.019 (e)
GDP per capita (€) * 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: 2017-06-22
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