EU milk supplies improving

by | Nov 9, 2022 | Global, Volume trends

According to Eurostat, Irish milk supplies rose 1.1% YOY September. That was the third consecutive monthly expansion on some strong prior year comparables. Among other major producing countries, Poland milk output continued to grow – up 2.6% YOY in September – despite lower cow numbers, supplies have now grown YOY in every single month since the start of Q4-21.

According to the most recent data, French milk production rose 0.1% YOY in week 43 this year (ending 30 October 2022), the 7th consecutive weekly rise. German supplies were up 2.1% YOY in week 43 and have on average improved 1.4% YOY over the last 8 weeks for which data is available. AHDB reports UK production rose 2.1% in the first 2