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Cheddar cheese, Oceania

This page contains the wholesale prices for Oceania-produced Cheddar (39% maximum moisture). Prices are recorded fortnightly.

The cheese prices recorded over the last ten weeks are listed in the table, while the graphs below illustrates price trends in € and in local currency. Furthermore, time series are available for monthly average prices of last six years.

The graph below compares prices for Oceania-produced Cheddar and German Edamer over a given period.
Survey Date
Oceania
Fortnightly prices of Cheddar Cheese
39% maximum moisture
US $ per ton € per ton
min / max ± on prev. price min / max ± on prev. price
Friday 13 Sep 2019
3.850 / 3.950 +0,32% 3.470 / 3.560 -0,22%
Friday 30 Aug 2019
3.800 / 3.975 -3,72% 3.443 / 3.602 -3,37%
Friday 16 Aug 2019
3.825 / 4.250 +3,86% 3.453 / 3.837 +3,49%
Friday 2 Aug 2019
3.825 / 3.950 0,00% 3.466 / 3.579 +1,62%
Friday 19 Jul 2019
3.825 / 3.950 +1,63% 3.410 / 3.522 +2,29%
Friday 5 Jul 2019
3.800 / 3.850 -0,33% 3.366 / 3.411 -0,08%
Friday 21 Jun 2019
3.825 / 3.850 -5,25% 3.380 / 3.402 -5,61%
Friday 7 Jun 2019
3.925 / 4.175 -23,04% 3.482 / 3.704 -23,63%
Friday 24 May 2019
5.250 / 5.275 +25,30% 4.693 / 4.715 +25,36%
Friday 10 May 2019
4.175 / 4.225 -3,45% 3.730 / 3.775 -4,05%
Informative note
NOTE: The conversion US $ / € for each quotation is calculated using the exchange rate of the previous day.

Prices are U.S. $/MT (Metric Ton= 2,204.6 pounds) F.O.B. port. Information gathered for this report is from trades, offers to sell, and secondary data.
Source: USDA AMS Dairy Markets News; price of 2013-10-11 processed by CLAL
USD
$/ton OCEANIA
Cheddar Cheese
US
Cheese (40# Blocks)
2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 % on prev. month % on 2018 2019 % on prev. month % on 2018
January 4.900 3.700 3.069 3.756 3.413 3.463 +6,95% +1,47% 3.096 +0,72% -6,18%
February 5.225 3.700 2.988 3.825 3.644 3.525 +1,81% -3,26% 3.419 +10,41% +3,25%
March 5.100 3.588 2.650 3.688 3.700 3.946 +11,94% +6,64% 3.492 +2,15% +1,67%
April 4.875 3.525 2.575 3.438 3.788 4.288 +8,66% +13,20% 3.669 +5,07% +3,54%
May 4.600 3.483 2.588 3.619 4.094 4.731 +10,35% +15,57% 3.694 +0,67% +3,46%
June 4.650 3.413 2.825 3.900 3.981 3.944 -16,64% -0,94% 3.978 +7,69% +14,53%
July 4.513 3.213 2.844 4.031 3.700 3.856 -2,22% +4,22% 3.989 +0,28% +18,02%
August 4.217 2.956 3.119 4.006 3.713 3.938 +2,11% +6,06% 4.135 +3,65% +15,06%
September 3.975 3.000 3.504 4.100 3.619 3.900 -0,95% +7,77% 4.632 +12,04% +27,49%
October 3.975 3.167 3.631 4.125 3.513
November 3.850 3.150 3.613 4.044 3.375
December 3.725 3.150 3.725 3.594 3.238
Arithmetic average 4.467 3.337 3.094 3.844 3.648 3.954 3.789
Change (1) +1,70% -25,30% -7,28% +24,23% -5,09% +5,76% +9,17%
1) change from the same period of previous year
  = min price
  = max price