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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 17/04/2019 4.175 €/tons
 
US 19/04/2019 4.473 €/tons
 
Oceania 12/04/2019 4.872 €/tons
 
Italy, Milan 15/04/2019 3.850 €/tons
Germany Köln
Deutsche Merkenbutter  (€/tons)
Month 2017 2018 2019 ± on prev.
month.
± % from
2018
January 4.275 4.135 4.475 +1,32% +8,22%
February 4.063 4.669 4.319 -3,49% -7,50%
March 4.230 4.844 4.131 -4,34% -14,71%
April 4.413 5.438 4.175 +1,06% -23,22%
May 4.980 5.990  
June 5.863 6.069  
July 6.213 5.550  
August 6.660 5.655  
September 6.906 5.513  
October 6.141 4.863  
November 5.050 4.488  
December 4.443 4.417  
Average 5.270 5.136 4.275
Variazione¹ % +57,71% -2,54% -10,40%
Last Update:17-04-2019
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 2017 2018 2019 ± on prev.
month.
± % from
2018
January 4.189 4.082 4.266 -3,86% +4,50%
February 3.793 4.021 4.163 -2,42% +3,52%
March 3.833 4.288 4.031 -3,17% -5,99%
April 4.053 4.554 4.034 +0,08% -11,42%
May 4.270 5.102  
June 4.744 5.284  
July 5.100 5.286  
August 5.596 5.070  
September 5.851 5.327  
October 5.570 4.872  
November 5.233 4.608  
December 4.951 4.437  
Average 4.765 4.744 4.123
Variazione¹ % +56,34% -0,44% -2,67%
Last Update:18-04-2019
1) change from the same period of previous year
Source: SZIF (Ministerstwo Rolnictwa i Rozwoju Wsi)
 
US - Chicago (CME)
Butter, Grade AA  (€/tons)
Month 2017 2018 2019 ± on prev.
month.
± % from
2018
January 4.620 3.914 4.346 +1,80% +11,03%
February 4.411 3.741 4.411 +1,50% +17,91%
March 4.409 3.941 4.424 +0,29% +12,25%
April 4.307 4.151 4.451 +0,60% +7,22%
May 4.547 4.436  
June 5.003 4.406  
July 5.029 4.214  
August 5.002 4.355  
September 4.521 4.255  
October 4.377 4.329  
November 4.208 4.372  
December 4.117 4.269  
Average 4.546 4.199 4.408
Variazione¹ % +9,27% -7,64% +11,97%
Last Update:19-04-2019
1) change from the same period of previous year
Source: USDA AMS Dairy Market News
 
Oceania
Butter, 82% Butterfat  (€/tons)
Month 2017 2018 2019 ± on prev.
month.
± % from
2018
January 4.163 3.910 3.660 +9,28% -6,38%
February 4.159 4.042 3.841 +4,94% -4,99%
March 4.573 4.337 4.223 +9,94% -2,65%
April 4.748 4.563 4.872 +15,37% +6,75%
May 4.643 4.872  
June 5.123 4.878  
July 5.280 4.458  
August 5.159 4.147  
September 5.227 3.735  
October 4.929 3.622  
November 4.775 3.619  
December 4.044 3.349  
Average 4.735 4.128 4.149
Variazione¹ % +60,58% -12,83% -1,53%
Last Update:12-04-2019
1) change from the same period of previous year
Source: USDA AMS Dairy Markets News
 
Italy
Butter, reg. CEE  (€/tons)
Month 2017 2018 2019 ± on prev.
month.
± % from
2018
January 4.078 3.825 4.050 -1,22% +5,88%
February 3.855 4.125 4.025 -0,62% -2,42%
March 3.970 4.500 3.868 -3,91% -14,06%
April 4.195 4.900 3.850 -0,45% -21,43%
May 4.670 5.550  
June 5.448 5.788  
July 5.972 5.298  
August 6.267 5.215  
September 6.450 5.195  
October 5.970 4.614  
November 4.925 4.275  
December 4.375 4.100  
Average 5.014 4.782 3.948
Variazione¹ % +62,27% -4,64% -8,98%
Last Update:15-04-2019
1) change from the same period of previous year
Source: CCIAA - Milan