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China: dairy sector

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This page contains data regarding key components of the Chinese dairy industry over a given time period.




CHINA: DAIRY SECTOR
  x 1.000 ton
RAW MATERIAL AREA 2015 2016 2017 2018 2018 2019 % Period
Dairy cows and heifers ('000 head) (Source: NBS) 15.072 14.253
Cows In Milk ('000) (Source: FAS-USDA) 8.400 8.000
Cow Milk production (Source: NBS) 37.547 36.020 35.450
± % Over the same period of the previous year -4,1% -1,6%
Farm-gate price (€ x 100 Kg) (Source: NBS) 49,49 47,27 45,68 44,56
Buffalo milk production (Source: FAO) 2.694 2.708 2.678
Goat milk production (Source: FAO) 229 233 224
Sheep milk production (Source: FAO) 1.151 1.170 1.167
DAIRY PRODUCTION 2015 2016 2017 2018 2018 2019 % Period
Liquid milk (Source: NBS) 24.947 27.663 29.381 18.805
Cheese from cow milk (Source: FAO)
Cheese from other milk (Source: FAO)
Butter (Source: FAO)
Milk powder ( WMP + SMP + Infant formula ) (Source: NBS) 1.422 1.438 1.317 735
EXPORT 2015 2016 2017 2018 2018 2019 % Period
Bulk and packed milk (HS 040110+040120)
TOP importers
25 23 23 27 3,7 3,5 -3,5% Jan-Feb 2019
Butter (HS 0405)
TOP importers
1,4 1,1 1,7 2,1 0,3 0,2 -8,7% Jan-Feb 2019
SMP (skimmed milk powder - HS 040210)
TOP importers
1,2 0,7 1,0 1,4 0,1 0,0 -79,2% Jan-Feb 2019
WMP (whole milk powder - HS 040221+040229)
TOP importers
3,7 3,0 1,8 1,8 0,2 0,3 +31,3% Jan-Feb 2019
Condensed milk (HS 040291+040299)
TOP importers
1,8 2,3 2,3 2,8 0,3 0,4 +25,2% Jan-Feb 2019
Infant milk formula (HS 190110)
TOP importers
0,8 2,3 4,8 15 1,6 4,0 +152,0% Jan-Feb 2019
IMPORT 2015 2016 2017 2018 2018 2019 % Period
Bulk and packed milk (HS 040110+040120)
TOP exporters
402 549 529 544 88 92 +5,2% Jan-Feb 2019
Cream (HS 040130+040140+040150)
TOP exporters
58 86 139 129 13 23 +78,8% Jan-Feb 2019
Condensed milk (HS 040291+040299)
TOP exporters
11 20 26 28 3,0 5,8 +90,8% Jan-Feb 2019
Yogurt e latticello (HS 0403)
TOP exporters
10 21 34 31 5,6 4,9 -12,5% Jan-Feb 2019
Infant milk formula (HS 190110)
TOP exporters
180 225 303 333 39 48 +23,3% Jan-Feb 2019
Butter (HS 0405)
TOP exporters
71 82 92 113 22 19 -12,5% Jan-Feb 2019
Cheese (HS 0406)
TOP exporters
76 97 108 108 20 20 +1,5% Jan-Feb 2019
SMP (skimmed milk powder - HS 040210)
TOP exporters
200 184 247 280 65 85 +31,4% Jan-Feb 2019
WMP (whole milk powder - HS 040221+040229)
TOP exporters
347 420 470 521 187 233 +24,5% Jan-Feb 2019
Whey powder (whey powder - HS 0404)
TOP exporters
436 497 530 557 87 79 -9,3% Jan-Feb 2019
Lactose edible (HS 170219)
TOP exporters
11 10 12 18 2,4 3,7 +56,6% Jan-Feb 2019
Lactose pharmaceutical (HS 170211)
TOP exporters
78 77 76 100 13 14 +7,2% Jan-Feb 2019
Caseinates (HS 350190)
TOP exporters
17 16 14 18 3,2 2,9 -8,0% Jan-Feb 2019
DOMESTIC CONSUMPTION (Source: FAS-USDA) 2015 2016 2017 2018 2018 2019(f) % Period
SMP 244 223 276 275 275 295 +7,3% Jan-Dec 2019
WMP 1.910 1.992 1.918 1.808 1.808 1.833 +1,4% Jan-Dec 2019
PER CAPITA CONSUMPTIONS (kg) 2015 2016 2017 2018 2018 2019(f) % Period
SMP 0,17 0,16 0,20 0,19
WMP 1,37 1,42 1,36 1,28
% Self-sufficiency 87,7% 85,8% 83,5%
SOCIO-ECONOMIC INDICATORS 2015 2016 2017 2018 2018 2019(f) % Period
GDP (gross domestic product) 6,92% 6,73% 6,85% 6,60% 6,30% Jan-Dic 2019
CPI (consumer price index) 1,44% 2,01% 1,55% 2,16% 2,13% Jan-Dic 2019
Population ('000) 1.397.029 1.403.500 1.409.517 1.415.046
GDP per capita (U.S. dollars) 8.019 (e) 8.828 (e) 9.725 (e)
GDP per capita (€) * 7.227(e) 7.976(e) 8.851(e)
(e) estimated
* Per capita GDP in Euro is calculated by using the yearly average exchange rate
(f): forecast

Source Raw material area: NBS, FAO; Cows in Milk: FAS-USDA; Deliveries to dairies: FIL
Source Dairy production: FAO; Fresh milk products, milk drinks: FIL; Liquid milk, Milk Powders: NBS (National Bureau of Statistics of China)
Source Export ed Import: IHS
Source Consumption: FAS-USDA
GDP and CPI: Intesa Sanpaolo
GDP per capita: International Monetary Found
Source Population: FAO

Last Update: 18-04-2019
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