Use the interactive tool to see what is being paid for milk in your region, with new season (2021/22) pricing now available
See how the commodity value of milk is tracking in the current season
Stay up to date with developments in the domestic Australian dairy market
Keep in touch with trends in commodity prices, global trade and major dairy exporters that affect the value of milk in the Australian industry
Want to find out what is influencing commodity prices and milk prices? Check out the Quarterly Insights report
Differences in farming systems can have an impact on the price outcome, even within a region. Find out more.
Latest Australian Update
The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) outlook for June to August is for a wetter than average winter is expected for most of Australia and warmer than average temperatures are expected across the north and south. Above average rainfall is forecast for most of Australia,...
Milk output fell 5.1% YOY in March, bringing season to date output 3.2% behind the comparable as large declines were recorded across all states. The March production fall marks the 10th consecutive month of YOY decline in national milk production. Milk production in...
There were strong trends in Australian exports in March, with cheese shipments up 7.2% for the month and 6.4% higher for the quarter. Increased sales to SE Asia accounted for most of the growth in March. Milk and cream exports were up 59% YOY in March, the ninth...
Latest Global Update
EU-27 milk supplies fell an estimated 0.4% YOY in March 2022. Declines in France (-1.2% YOY), Ireland (-3.3% YOY) and the Netherlands (-2.5% YOY) more than offset increases in Poland (+1.8% YOY), Italy (+2.9% YOY) and Denmark (+0.6% YOY). The estimate is based on 64%...
In its May WASDE report, the USDA milk production forecast for 2022 was increased by 0.2% from the previous month, reflecting a larger dairy herd more than offsetting lower average milk per cow. Milk output is now expected to grow 0.2% YOY to 102.8bn kgs in 2022 after...
The event index fell 2.9%, the 5th decline in succession, but that measure was weaker due to softer butterfat and the heavier volumes of Instant WMP which produced a crash in C2 prices. Otherwise there was a rise in regular WMP while SMP was essentially flat on...
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