Irish milk down 1.8% in March

by | May 10, 2023 | Global, Volume trends

Early March Eurostat data shows Irish milk production fell 1.8% YOY, offsetting its February increase of 3.7% YOY in absolute volumes (15mn kg).

According to the most recent weekly data, German supplies were up 2.1% YOY in week 17 (ending 30 April 2023). That was the 34th consecutive weekly YOY increase. Meanwhile, French milk production fell 2.9% YOY in week 17, the 24th consecutive decline. AHDB reports UK production fell 0.5% in that same period.