Milk Value
Farmgate Milk Value Tool

Use the interactive tool to see what is being paid for milk in your region, with new season (2021/22) pricing now available

Milk Values
Milk Values

See how the commodity value of milk is tracking in the current season

AUS Dairy Market
Australian Dairy Market

Stay up to date with developments in the domestic Australian dairy market

Global Dairy Market
Global 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.

Learn more about milk supply agreements that are currently being offered across dairying regions.

Latest Australian Update

Warmer and wetter winter ahead

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,...

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Australia: Milk drops 5.1% in March

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...

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Strong Australian exports for March

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...

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Latest Global Update

EU milk supplies remain tight

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%...

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USDA raises milk growth forecast

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...

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GDT #308 provides a mixed result

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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