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Italy: Monte Veronese PDO Cheese Production

This page provides, in a given period of time, with the data related to Italian production of Monte Veronese PDO cheese.

Production figures are represented, in the given period, on the table and the graph here below.
N.B.:

The Monte Veronese is a P.D.O. cheese, produced in a specific geographical area in the north of Verona between Lessinia and Baldo mountains (Garda Lake).

The Monte Veronese is produced in three different types:
  • Fresh Monte Veronese P.D.O. Semi-cooked cheese, produced exclusively with whole cow milk, raw or pasteurised. The ripe ranges from 25 to 60 days, the weight from 7 to 10 kg.
  • Medium Monte Veronese P.D.O. (d'allevo mezzano)
    Semi-cooked cheese, produced exclusively with semi skimmed cow milk. The ripe ranges from 3 to 6 months, the weight from 6 to 9 kg.
  • Aged Monte Veronese P.D.O. (d'allevo vecchio)
    Semi-cooked cheese, produced exclusively with semi skimmed cow milk. The minimum ripe is approx. one year. The weight ranges from 6 to 9 kg.
The Monte Veronese is quoted weekly by the Verona Chamber of Commerce.
Month 2006 2011 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 ± % on
2020
± % on
2019
January 5.760 5.609 7.096 7.833 8.131 8.775 10.092 9.238 -8,5% +5,3%
February 4.856 5.591 7.244 7.811 7.036 7.665 10.170 8.564 -15,8% +11,7%
March 3.933 5.558 9.064 9.203 8.216 9.202 9.988 9.591 -4,0% +4,2%
April 4.199 5.367 9.801 8.543 8.118 9.390 10.340 9.530 -7,8% +1,5%
May 4.765 5.720 9.139 7.962 7.684 9.102 8.788 9.100 +3,6% -0,0%
June 5.038 5.704 8.031 6.979 7.279 8.212 8.707 7.791 -10,5% -5,1%
July 5.522 5.954 8.202 7.601 6.931 7.468 9.099 6.840 -24,8% -8,4%
August 4.481 7.555 6.991 7.154 7.779 8.524 9.492 7.906 -16,7% -7,3%
September 4.498 6.646 5.350 7.248 7.280 8.087 9.937 7.297 -26,6% -9,8%
October 5.903 7.528 7.559 8.441 9.306 9.872 9.577 8.944 -6,6% -9,4%
November 5.334 7.302 6.444 8.944 7.015 9.334 10.327 7.795 -24,5% -16,5%
December 5.917 6.013 9.091 9.919 7.694 9.545 9.338 7.598 -18,6% -20,4%
Total Year 60.206 74.547 94.012 97.638 92.469 105.176 115.855 100.194
% y-o-y ¹ +7,8% +23,8% +26,1% +3,9% -5,3% +13,7% +10,2% -13,5%
Last Update: 13-09-2022
1) change from the same period of previous year , except for years 2006, 2011, 2016, where the change is from the same period 5 years ago
Source: CSQA
  = Min Production in the last 5 years
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