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Wholesale prices of butter

This page provides, in the given period, with the comparison of the wholesale price of butter in some selected countries: the US, Germany, Oceania and Italy. The price fluctuation may be the result of the following:
  • the currency exchange rate variability (US and Oceania);
  • the price support policies (DEIP in the US and "intervention prices" in the EU);
  • the amount of product in stock.
Germany 25/03/2020 3.500 €/tons
 
US 27/03/2020 2.986 €/tons
 
Oceania 27/03/2020 3.940 €/tons
 
Italy, Milan 30/03/2020 3.200 €/tons
Germany Köln
Deutsche Merkenbutter  (€/tons)
Month 2018 2019 2020 ± on prev.
month.
± % from
2019
January 4.135 4.475 3.631 -0,06% -18,85%
February 4.669 4.319 3.595 -1,00% -16,76%
March 4.844 4.131 3.500 -2,64% -15,28%
April 5.438 4.175  
May 5.990 4.094  
June 6.069 3.863  
July 5.550 3.700  
August 5.655 3.556  
September 5.513 3.631  
October 4.863 3.675  
November 4.488 3.633  
December 4.417 3.633  
Average 5.136 3.907 3.575
Variazione¹ % -2,54% -23,92% -17,01%
Last Update:25-03-2020
1) change from the same period of previous year
Source: ZMP; since May 6,2009 Amtliche Notierungskommissionen für Butter und Käse, Hannover
 
Poland
Maslo Ekstra min 82%  (€/tons)
Month 2018 2019 2020 ± on prev.
month.
± % from
2019
January 4.082 4.266 3.558 -5,44% -16,58%
February 4.021 4.163 3.497 -1,71% -15,98%
March 4.288 4.031 3.332 -4,72% -17,32%
April 4.554 4.029  
May 5.102 4.018  
June 5.284 3.729  
July 5.286 3.565  
August 5.070 3.399  
September 5.327 3.651  
October 4.872 3.843  
November 4.608 3.752  
December 4.437 3.763  
Average 4.744 3.851 3.463
Variazione¹ % -0,44% -18,83% -16,62%
Last Update:26-03-2020
1) change from the same period of previous year
Source: SZIF (Ministerstwo Rolnictwa i Rozwoju Wsi)
 
US - Chicago (CME)
Butter, Grade AA  (€/tons)
Month 2018 2019 2020 ± on prev.
month.
± % from
2019
January 3.914 4.346 3.771 -3,98% -13,22%
February 3.741 4.411 3.594 -4,69% -18,52%
March 3.941 4.424 3.445 -4,16% -22,13%
April 4.151 4.463  
May 4.436 4.616  
June 4.406 4.661  
July 4.214 4.706  
August 4.355 4.522  
September 4.255 4.336  
October 4.329 4.216  
November 4.372 4.068  
December 4.269 3.928  
Average 4.199 4.391 3.604
Variazione¹ % -7,64% +4,59% -17,98%
Last Update:27-03-2020
1) change from the same period of previous year
Source: USDA AMS Dairy Market News
 
Oceania
Butter, 82% Butterfat  (€/tons)
Month 2018 2019 2020 ± on prev.
month.
± % from
2019
January 3.910 3.660 3.634 +1,76% -0,71%
February 4.042 3.841 3.822 +5,16% -0,50%
March 4.337 4.223 3.844 +0,58% -8,97%
April 4.563 5.009  
May 4.872 5.032  
June 4.878 4.261  
July 4.458 3.872  
August 4.147 3.801  
September 3.735 3.757  
October 3.622 3.721  
November 3.619 3.733  
December 3.349 3.571  
Average 4.128 4.040 3.767
Variazione¹ % -12,83% -2,12% -3,61%
Last Update:27-03-2020
1) change from the same period of previous year
Source: USDA AMS Dairy Markets News
 
Italy
Butter, reg. CEE  (€/tons)
Month 2018 2019 2020 ± on prev.
month.
± % from
2019
January 3.825 4.050 3.350 0,00% -17,28%
February 4.125 4.025 3.350 0,00% -16,77%
March 4.500 3.868 3.250 -2,99% -15,97%
April 4.900 3.850  
May 5.550 3.838  
June 5.788 3.650  
July 5.298 3.470  
August 5.215 3.300  
September 5.195 3.300  
October 4.614 3.313  
November 4.275 3.338  
December 4.100 3.350  
Average 4.782 3.613 3.317
Variazione¹ % -4,64% -24,46% -16,68%
Last Update:30-03-2020
1) change from the same period of previous year
Source: CCIAA - Milan