US April cheese output near flat

US April cheese output near flat

US cheese production rose 0.1% YOY in April according to the USDA, despite lower raw milk supplies. American cheese output fell 2.7% YOY for the month (with a 5% YOY fall for cheddar on a strong comparable) while “other cheese” (including mozzarella) lifted 2.3% YOY....
US April cheese output near flat

US April cheese exports remain strong

US cheese exports were 41,585t in April, a similar volume as in March and 2.4% above the prior year comparable, bringing shipments for the year to date ahead by 9.6%. The monthly volume was highest on record for the month of April and ranked second all-time only...
US April cheese output near flat

Milk supplies remain tight

Our analysis of now complete Eurostat and AGEA (Italy) March 2022 raw milk collections data shows EU-27 supplies fell 0.9% YOY. The overall decline reflects weaker supplies in Germany (-1.4% YOY), France (-1.2% YOY), Ireland (-3.3% YOY), Italy (-0.9% YOY) and the...
US April cheese output near flat

Argentina WMP supplies declines

Argentinean milk production rose 2% YOY to 837m litres in April – this followed a 2.5% YOY growth in March. With slowing growth in milk supplies, output of WMP declined since the December quarter last year with a nearly 9,000t contraction in the past six months....
US April cheese output near flat

US milk down 1% in April

Milk production declined for the sixth consecutive month in April – down 1% YOY according to the USDA. The contraction was relatively stronger when compared to the 0.4% YOY decline in March. The overall decline in April was a result of a 1% YOY decline in cow numbers...
US April cheese output near flat

EU-27 exports weaker in March

EU-27 exports were lower in March across the major product categories we track, with the exception of infant formula, MPC and WPC80. At 58,310t, SMP exports were down 23.6% YOY but this was the highest monthly volume since November last year, reflecting weaker...