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New Zealand: Milk Production

This page contains data regarding New Zealand milk production.

The first graph show the milk production through a three-year perspective, while the second one shows the monthly % changes.

The tables record the milk production organised by dairy season (June-May), by calendar year, expressed in two units: thousand of tons of milk, and tons of Milksolids (milkfat + protein).



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Month2 2016/17 2017/18 2018/19 2019/20 2020/21 2021/22 ± % on
2020/21
± % on
2019/20
June 147 178 198 226 230 234 +1,7% +3,5%
July 231 248 262 274 286 305 +6,6% +11,3%
August 1.342 1.321 1.383 1.394 1.468 1.397 -4,8% +0,2%
September 2.570 2.529 2.682 2.664 2.708 2.590 -4,4% -2,8%
October 3.036 3.118 3.299 3.213 3.240 3.133 -3,3% -2,5%
November 2.845 2.965 2.995 3.003 2.928 2.884 -1,5% -4,0%
December 2.689 2.620 2.735 2.722 2.741 2.603 -5,0% -4,4%
January 2.412 2.294 2.471 2.454 2.474 2.324 -6,1% -5,3%
February 1.909 1.874 1.875 1.875 1.932 1.773 -8,2% -5,4%
March 1.895 1.867 1.713 1.680 1.844 1.809 -1,9% +7,7%
April 1.447 1.489 1.364 1.356 1.514
May 818 869 868 905 974
Total to date 19.076 19.014 19.613 19.505 19.851 19.052
% y-o-y ¹   -0,33% +3,15% -0,55% +1,77% -4,02%
Total Year 21.341 21.372 21.845 21.766 22.339
previous %   +0,1% +2,2% -0,4% +2,6%
Last update: 22-04-2022
1) change from the same period of previous year
2) Dairy Season Year from June 1 to May 31
Source: DCANZ
Month2 2016/17 2017/18 2018/19 2019/20 2020/21 2021/22 ± % on
2020/21
± % on
2019/20
June 13.013 15.672 17.565 19.917 20.321 20.642 +1,6% +3,6%
July 19.923 21.496 22.470 23.539 24.795 26.600 +7,3% +13,0%
August 113.130 111.385 116.478 119.066 124.643 119.435 -4,2% +0,3%
September 210.113 207.418 219.511 220.982 224.952 215.896 -4,0% -2,3%
October 247.431 254.558 271.080 266.907 267.666 259.461 -3,1% -2,8%
November 234.770 242.644 248.156 249.135 242.303 239.452 -1,2% -3,9%
December 225.501 215.089 228.238 228.700 231.027 218.357 -5,5% -4,5%
January 209.690 194.128 209.036 211.377 212.222 199.256 -6,1% -5,7%
February 171.172 165.225 165.025 167.874 172.916 160.430 -7,2% -4,4%
March 178.463 174.572 161.433 161.619 175.606 173.053 -1,5% +7,1%
April 143.763 148.177 136.728 135.699 151.501
May 84.037 88.812 87.839 91.147 99.675
Total to date 1.623.206 1.602.187 1.658.992 1.669.116 1.696.451 1.632.582
% y-o-y ¹   -1,29% +3,55% +0,61% +1,64% -3,76%
Total Year 1.851.006 1.839.176 1.883.559 1.895.962 1.947.627
previous %   -0,6% +2,4% +0,7% +2,7%
Last update: 22-04-2022
1) change from the same period of previous year
2) Dairy Season Year from June 1 to May 31
Note (a): kg Milksolids is the sum of the total milk protein and fat.
Note (b): This data is for Milksolids collected for processing
Source: DCANZ