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Farm-gate and spot prices of milk

Please find here below:
  • a graph showing the comparison between farm-gate milk price in Lombardy and the average spot milk price in Milan;
  • tables containing the related prices of milk
It is interesting to note that the domestic spot milk prices follows the trend of the imported bulk milk price.
The comparison, then, between the Lombardy raw milk price (determined yearly) and the spot milk price, becomes the base for negotiation of milk prices on an yearly basis by dairy farmers and/or dairy manufactures.

* The Metropolitana Milano MonzaBrianza Lodi Chamber of Commerce registers prices of goods traded by Processors that, considering their significant volumes, are important on the territory. The Chamber of Commerce makes use of technical commissions, expressly assigned, to ascertain the prices. Prices ascertained have a pure informative value and refer to the market situation on a indicated period.

Month 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 ± on prev.
month.
± % from
2021
January 39,79 41,79 40,79 38,79 (e)42,79 +2,39% +10,31%
February 38,79 41,79 39,79 38,79 (e)43,79 +2,34% +12,89%
March 38,29 41,79 38,79 38,79 (e)44,79 +2,28% +15,47%
April 37,79 41,79 38,29 38,79 (e)49,29 +10,05% +27,07%
May 37,79 41,79 37,79 38,79 (e)49,29 0,00% +27,07%
June 37,79 41,79 37,79 39,29 (e)49,79 +1,01% +26,72%
July 37,79 42,29 37,79 39,79 (e)56,29 +13,05% +41,47%
August 38,79 42,29 37,79 39,79  
September 38,79 42,29 37,79 39,79  
October 39,29 42,29 37,79 40,29  
November 39,29 41,79 38,29 40,79  
December 39,79 41,29 38,29 41,79  
Average 38,67 41,92 38,42 39,62 48,01
Variazione¹ % -3,03% +8,41% -8,35% +3,15% +23,07%
Last Update:30-07-2022
1) change from the same period of previous year
*: Milk collection indicative cost included(1,2911€/100lt)
VAT excl.
(e) = estimated price
Source: Processed by CLAL
 
Month 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 ± on prev.
month.
± % from
2021
January 36,41 43,43 40,98 35,38 46,14 -6,04% +30,42%
February 31,19 43,82 39,56 37,57 47,30 +2,51% +25,90%
March 30,31 42,46 34,97 35,16 49,17 +3,95% +39,85%
April 31,36 40,27 31,32 33,12 52,58 +6,95% +58,75%
May 33,38 39,95 32,09 35,00 55,47 +5,49% +58,47%
June 39,63 43,11 36,24 38,40 62,18 +12,11% +61,91%
July 39,49 47,01 36,28 41,05 67,14 +7,98% +63,58%
August 41,50 46,22 35,51 40,40 66,50 -0,96% +64,59%
September 41,69 47,07 36,47 41,63  
October 44,08 46,33 35,96 44,33  
November 46,59 45,36 36,55 48,01  
December 45,82 43,82 36,21 49,10  
Average 38,45 44,07 36,01 39,93 55,81
Variazione¹ % -6,68% +14,61% -18,29% +10,88% +50,80%
Last Update:08-08-2022
1) change from the same period of previous year
*: Italian spot milk price refers to a milk ex-Northern Italy including quality premiums.
Source: Metropolitana Milano MonzaBrianza Lodi Chamber of Commerce