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Butter 99% Butterfat, International Market - Western Europe


This page contains the wholesale prices for Butter (Butter, 99% Butterfat) produced in Europe and recorded by the USDA.
This Area is referred to as the "International dairy market news - Europe".

Prices are recorded fortnightly.

The average Anhydrous Milk Fat prices recorded over the most recent period are listed in the table, while the graph below illustrates price trends over the past three years in € and in local currency. Furthermore, time series are available for monthly average prices of last nine years.

The graph below compares prices over a given period for Anhydrous Milk Fat in the Western Europe market - International Market (source USDA) with those for Anhydrous Milk Fat in France.
 
Western Europe - International Market
Fortnightly prices of Butter
Butter, 99% Butterfat
US $ per ton € per ton
min / max ± on prev. price min / max ± on prev. price
Friday 17 Sep 2021
5.600 / 6.075 -0,43% 4.754 / 5.157 +0,35%
Friday 3 Sep 2021
5.800 / 5.925 +9,07% 4.885 / 4.991 +7,22%
Friday 20 Aug 2021
4.800 / 5.950 -7,13% 4.113 / 5.098 -6,05%
Friday 6 Aug 2021
5.450 / 6.125 -1,28% 4.616 / 5.188 -1,61%
Friday 23 Jul 2021
5.475 / 6.250 0,00% 4.653 / 5.311 +0,77%
Friday 9 Jul 2021
5.325 / 6.400 +0,64% 4.491 / 5.397 +1,42%
Friday 25 Jun 2021
5.250 / 6.400 -1,06% 4.393 / 5.356 +0,39%
Friday 11 Jun 2021
5.325 / 6.450 +0,21% 4.392 / 5.320 +0,35%
Friday 28 May 2021
5.250 / 6.500 +5,15% 4.324 / 5.353 +4,98%
Friday 14 May 2021
5.025 / 6.150 -0,45% 4.145 / 5.073 -0,78%
n.q.: not quoted price
Source: USDA
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 WESTERN EUROPE
Butter 99% m.g.
FRANCE
Concentrated Butter
(99% m.g.)
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 % on prev. month % on 2020 2021 % on prev. month % on 2020
January 5.238 6.717 4.081 3.744 4.819 7.181 6.906 5.075 4.894 +1,82% -3,57% 4.766 -0,62% -7,83%
February 5.150 6.519 4.288 3.738 4.819 6.781 6.600 4.981 4.913 +0,38% -1,38% 4.857 +1,92% -2,16%
March 5.067 6.125 4.238 3.713 5.163 6.829 6.121 4.463 5.244 +6,74% +17,51% 4.936 +1,63% -2,57%
April 5.800 5.913 4.113 3.667 5.431 6.869 6.075 3.806 5.496 +4,81% +44,39% 5.022 +1,73% +4,88%
May 5.775 5.669 4.017 3.688 5.650 7.188 6.156 3.613 5.731 +4,28% +58,65% 5.291 +5,35% +10,12%
June 5.850 5.706 4.025 3.850 5.888 7.481 5.869 3.494 5.856 +2,18% +67,62% 5.321 +0,57% +14,50%
July 6.300 5.750 3.956 3.838 6.800 7.669 5.638 4.579 5.863 +0,11% +28,03% 5.456 +2,54% +15,53%
August 6.358 5.271 3.563 4.013 7.588 7.354 5.433 4.944 5.581 -4,80% +12,90% 5.688 +4,25% +15,45%
September 6.525 4.700 3.425 4.263 8.208 6.913 5.306 4.969 5.850 +4,82% +17,74% 5.769 +1,42% +19,16%
October 6.700 4.631 3.688 4.400 8.425 6.938 5.113 4.906
November 6.569 4.600 3.750 4.763 7.588 6.931 5.175 4.675
December 6.713 4.381 3.750 4.856 7.138 6.888 4.856 4.806
Average* 6.004 5.498 3.908 4.044 6.460 7.085 5.771 4.526 5.492 5.234
Change (1) +33,36% -8,42% -28,93% +3,49% +59,73% +9,68% -18,55% -21,57% +23,81% +7,22%
* Arithmetic Average
1) change from the same period of previous year
  = min price
  = max price