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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.
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 24 Jun 2022
4.800 / 5.650 -4,78% 4.561 / 5.369 -4,30%
Friday 10 Jun 2022
5.175 / 5.800 -7,19% 4.892 / 5.483 -5,92%
Friday 27 May 2022
5.625 / 6.200 -1,66% 5.246 / 5.783 -4,75%
Friday 13 May 2022
5.775 / 6.250 -3,22% 5.561 / 6.018 -1,77%
Friday 29 Apr 2022
6.150 / 6.275 -2,17% 5.835 / 5.954 +0,97%
Friday 15 Apr 2022
6.150 / 6.550 +2,83% 5.654 / 6.021 +4,48%
Friday 1 Apr 2022
6.000 / 6.350 0,00% 5.429 / 5.746 -0,40%
Friday 18 Mar 2022
6.000 / 6.350 +0,41% 5.451 / 5.769 -0,31%
Friday 4 Mar 2022
5.650 / 6.650 +7,66% 5.170 / 6.085 +11,85%
Friday 18 Feb 2022
5.500 / 5.925 +2,70% 4.844 / 5.218 +3,69%
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)
2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 % on prev. month % on 2021 2022 % on prev. month % on 2021
January 4.900 3.700 3.069 3.756 3.413 3.463 4.008 4.063 5.569 +7,48% +37,08% 4.141 -0,76% +9,42%
February 5.225 3.700 2.988 3.825 3.644 3.525 4.431 4.231 5.638 +1,23% +33,23% 4.266 +3,03% +21,84%
March 5.100 3.588 2.650 3.688 3.700 3.946 4.356 4.369 6.163 +9,31% +41,06% 4.820 +12,98% +24,35%
April 4.875 3.525 2.575 3.438 3.788 4.288 4.475 4.421 6.246 +1,35% +41,28% 5.181 +7,49% +30,88%
May 4.600 3.483 2.588 3.619 4.094 4.731 4.069 4.413 5.963 -4,54% +35,13% 5.135 -0,88% +41,76%
June 4.650 3.413 2.825 3.900 3.981 3.944 3.875 4.381 5.356 -10,17% +22,25% 4.828 -5,98% +46,43%
July 4.513 3.213 2.844 4.031 3.700 3.856 3.838 4.181
August 4.217 2.956 3.119 4.006 3.713 3.938 3.531 4.156
September 3.975 3.000 3.504 4.100 3.619 3.875 3.600 4.244
October 3.975 3.167 3.631 4.125 3.513 3.763 3.800 4.363
November 3.850 3.150 3.613 4.044 3.375 3.669 3.713 5.019
December 3.725 3.150 3.725 3.594 3.238 3.956 3.838 5.181
Average* 4.467 3.337 3.094 3.844 3.648 3.913 3.961 4.418 5.822 4.728
Change (1) +1,70% -25,30% -7,28% +24,23% -5,09% +7,26% +1,24% +11,54% +35,00% +28,73%
* Arithmetic Average
1) change from the same period of previous year
  = min price
  = max price