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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 11 Sep 2020
3.350 / 3.700 -0,35% 2.827 / 3.123 +0,20%
Friday 28 Aug 2020
3.375 / 3.700 +0,35% 2.833 / 3.105 -0,50%
Friday 14 Aug 2020
3.400 / 3.650 -6,00% 2.878 / 3.090 -6,56%
Friday 31 Jul 2020
3.700 / 3.800 -5,06% 3.151 / 3.236 -7,72%
Friday 17 Jul 2020
3.700 / 4.200 +3,61% 3.242 / 3.680 +2,44%
Friday 3 Jul 2020
3.575 / 4.050 +0,66% 3.168 / 3.589 +0,09%
Friday 19 Jun 2020
3.525 / 4.050 -4,42% 3.141 / 3.609 -3,50%
Friday 5 Jun 2020
3.575 / 4.350 +0,63% 3.155 / 3.839 -3,15%
Friday 22 May 2020
3.875 / 4.000 -6,25% 3.554 / 3.668 -6,77%
Friday 8 May 2020
4.000 / 4.400 -6,67% 3.689 / 4.058 -7,28%
Source: USDA AMS Dairy Markets News; price of 2013-10-11 processed by CLAL
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.
USD
$/ton OCEANIA
Cheddar Cheese
US
Cheese (40# Blocks)
2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 % on prev. month % on 2019 2020 % on prev. month % on 2019
January 3.700 3.069 3.756 3.413 3.463 4.008 +1,32% +15,76% 4.249 +3,39% +37,25%
February 3.700 2.988 3.825 3.644 3.525 4.431 +10,55% +25,71% 3.990 -6,10% +16,73%
March 3.588 2.650 3.688 3.700 3.946 4.356 -1,69% +10,40% 3.886 -2,62% +11,27%
April 3.525 2.575 3.438 3.788 4.288 4.475 +2,73% +4,37% 2.363 -39,18% -35,60%
May 3.483 2.588 3.619 4.094 4.731 4.069 -9,08% -14,00% 3.729 +57,81% +0,95%
June 3.413 2.825 3.900 3.981 3.944 3.875 -4,76% -1,74% 5.676 +52,19% +42,67%
July 3.213 2.844 4.031 3.700 3.856 3.838 -0,97% -0,49% 5.751 +1,33% +44,17%
August 2.956 3.119 4.006 3.713 3.938 3.531 -7,98% -10,32% 3.859 -32,89% -6,66%
September 3.000 3.504 4.100 3.619 3.875 3.525 -0,18% -9,03% 5.084 +31,71% +12,38%
October 3.167 3.631 4.125 3.513 3.763
November 3.150 3.613 4.044 3.375 3.669
December 3.150 3.725 3.594 3.238 3.956
Average* 3.337 3.094 3.844 3.648 3.913 4.012 4.287
Change (1) -25,30% -7,28% +24,23% -5,09% +7,26% +1,53% +13,51%
* Arithmetic Average
1) change from the same period of previous year
  = min price
  = max price