Skim Milk Powder (SMP), International Market

This page contains the wholesale prices for Skimmed Milk Powder (SMP, 1.25% butterfat) produced in Western and Eastern Europe and recorded by the USDA. This area is referred to as the "Western and Eastern European Market (International Market)".

Prices are recorded fortnightly.

The prices recorded over the most recent period are listed in the table, while the graph to the side illustrates the price trends over the past three years. Furthermore, time series are available for monthly average prices of last six years.

The graph below compares the prices for Skimmed Milk Powder on the Western and Eastern European Market (International Market) with the prices for Skimmed Milk Powder in Germany, over a given period.
 
Survey Date
Western and Eastern Europe
Fortnightly prices of
Skim Milk Powder (SMP)
1.25% butterfat
US $ per ton € per ton
min / max ± on prev. price min / max ± on prev. price
Friday 24 Oct 2014
2.400 / 2.725 -1,91% 1.894 / 2.151 -1,19%
Friday 10 Oct 2014
2.400 / 2.825 -1,42% 1.880 / 2.213 -1,81%
Friday 26 Sep 2014
2.300 / 3.000 -2,75% 1.809 / 2.360 -1,10%
Friday 12 Sep 2014
2.450 / 3.000 -5,22% 1.895 / 2.321 -3,38%
Friday 29 Aug 2014
2.500 / 3.250 -14,18% 1.897 / 2.466 -12,91%
Friday 15 Aug 2014
3.000 / 3.700 -10,67% 2.243 / 2.767 -10,63%
Friday 1 Aug 2014
3.525 / 3.975 -2,28% 2.635 / 2.971 -1,21%
Friday 18 Jul 2014
3.650 / 4.025 -0,65% 2.699 / 2.976 +0,32%
Thursday 3 Jul 2014
3.650 / 4.075 -0,32% 2.673 / 2.984 -0,59%
Friday 20 Jun 2014
3.700 / 4.050 +0,32% 2.717 / 2.974 -0,07%
n.q.: not quoted price
NOTE: The conversion US $ / € for each quotation is calculated using the exchange rate of the previous day.

Prices are U.S. $/MT (Metric Ton= 2,204.6 pounds) F.O.B. port. Information gathered for this report is from trades, offers to sell, and secondary data.
Source: USDA
€/ton WESTERN AND EASTERN EUROPE
Skim Milk Powder, 1.25% butterfat
GERMANY
Skimmed Milk Powder
(Magermilchpulver
ADPI-Extra)
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 % on prev. month % on 2013 2014 % on prev. month % on 2013
January 1.622 2.044 2.447 2.365 2.677 3.356 +3,07% +25,32% 3.286 +1,17% +22,56%
February 1.640 1.988 2.811 2.320 2.674 3.380 +0,72% +26,38% 3.335 +1,48% +25,49%
March 1.570 2.031 2.819 2.176 2.763 3.186 -5,74% +15,30% 3.266 -2,06% +22,50%
April 1.608 2.254 2.456 2.010 3.163 3.025 -5,06% -4,38% 3.119 -4,51% +2,77%
May 1.630 2.526 2.428 2.019 3.117 2.900 -4,12% -6,94% 2.899 -7,06% -9,20%
June 1.680 2.376 2.424 2.108 3.135 2.846 -1,87% -9,21% 2.915 +0,56% -8,30%
July 1.666 2.308 2.362 2.200 3.164 2.833 -0,46% -10,46% 2.891 -0,82% -9,09%
August 1.651 2.248 2.312 2.471 3.229 2.497 -11,87% -22,68% 2.546 -11,92% -22,10%
September 1.734 2.225 2.318 2.695 3.229 2.096 -16,03% -35,09% 2.139 -16,00% -35,09%
October 1.946 2.235 2.355 2.716 3.042 2.035 -2,93% -33,12% 2.041 -4,57% -35,96%
November 2.246 2.091 2.362 2.697 3.195
December 2.183 2.217 2.320 2.660 3.256
Arithmetic average 1.766 2.215 2.446 2.366 3.050 2.825 2.833
Change on previous year +25,38% +10,45% -3,27% +28,88% -7,35% -7,48%