Dairy market analysis

Keeping up to date with all of the latest Dairy market information is crucial. Here we have all the latest analysis and insight from our industry experts to help guide you through market movements and provide a clear, impartial view on what it all means.

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How much of which products have been put into PSA?

GB milk production continued to fall in June, but the fall from the peak slowed down from the second week onwards.

Our June forecast sets production expectations for the season at 12,437 million litres, down 0.7% on 2019/20.

Price expectations for dairy products have improved as demand returns

At 1 April 2020, the milking herd stood at 1.70 million head, down 2.9% (-50,700 head) from the same point last year.

Recent market volatility has followed a couple of years of rising milk production costs – but herd accounts data reveals what gives farms the best chance of making a profit.

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