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Farm-gate and spot prices of milk

Please find here below:
  • a graph showing the comparison between farm-gate milk price in Lombardy and the average spot milk price in Milan;
  • tables containing the related prices of milk
It is interesting to note that the domestic spot milk prices follows the trend of the imported bulk milk price.
The comparison, then, between the Lombardy raw milk price (determined yearly) and the spot milk price, becomes the base for negotiation of milk prices on an yearly basis by dairy farmers and/or dairy manufactures.

* The Metropolitana Milano MonzaBrianza Lodi Chamber of Commerce registers prices of goods traded by Processors that, considering their significant volumes, are important on the territory. The Chamber of Commerce makes use of technical commissions, expressly assigned, to ascertain the prices. Prices ascertained have a pure informative value and refer to the market situation on a indicated period.

Farmgate milk price
Lombardy farmgate milk price * (€/100 lt.)
Month 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 ± on prev.
month.
± % from
2018
January 38,29 37,29 38,79 (e)39,79 (e)41,79 +5,03% +5,03%
February 37,79 37,29 39,29 (e)38,79 (e)41,79 0,00% +7,73%
March 37,79 35,79 39,29 (e)38,29 (e)41,79 0,00% +9,14%
April 37,29 34,79 39,29 (e)37,79 (e)41,79 0,00% +10,58%
May 37,29 34,79 39,29 (e)37,79 (e)41,79 0,00% +10,58%
June 37,29 34,79 39,29 (e)37,79 (e)41,79 0,00% +10,58%
July 37,29 34,79 39,79 (e)37,79  
August 37,29 34,79 40,29 (e)38,79  
September 37,29 35,29 40,79 (e)38,79  
October 37,29 36,29 40,79 (e)39,29  
November 37,29 37,29 40,79 (e)39,29  
December 37,29 37,79 40,79 (e)39,79  
Average 37,46 35,92 39,87 38,67 41,79
Variazione¹ % -13,31% -4,12% +11,02% -3,03% +8,90%
Last Update:15-07-2019
1) change from the same period of previous year
*: Milk collection indicative cost included(1,2911€/100lt)
VAT excl.
(e) = estimated price
Source: Processed by CLAL
 
Spot Milk
Average price of Milan spot milk * (€/100 lt.)
Month 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 ± on prev.
month.
± % from
2018
January 35,96 31,96 39,18 36,41 43,43 -5,20% +19,29%
February 36,09 29,38 39,31 31,19 43,82 +0,89% +40,50%
March 35,83 25,65 37,18 30,31 42,46 -3,09% +40,09%
April 33,77 23,46 34,97 31,36 40,27 -5,16% +28,42%
May 32,73 25,52 37,89 33,38 39,95 -0,80% +19,69%
June 34,80 29,77 42,92 39,63 43,11 +7,90% +8,78%
July 36,99 34,28 44,49 39,49 47,01 +9,06% +19,06%
August 36,47 35,44 45,28 41,50 46,40 -1,32% +11,80%
September 35,96 39,00 45,56 41,69  
October 36,73 42,66 44,38 44,08  
November 35,83 44,85 43,47 46,59  
December 33,89 42,40 39,82 45,82  
Average 35,42 33,70 41,20 38,45 43,31
Variazione¹ % -12,69% -4,86% +22,28% -6,68% +22,31%
Last Update:05-08-2019
1) change from the same period of previous year
*: Italian spot milk price refers to a milk ex-Northern Italy including quality premiums.
Source: Metropolitana Milano MonzaBrianza Lodi Chamber of Commerce