Milk prices and composition

Monthly UK farm-gate milk prices.

This series includes monthly figures on the UK average farm-gate price of milk delivered to dairies. Most milk produced in the UK is bought by dairies for the production of drinking milk and milk products such as butter, cheese and milk powders. It also includes information on the UK average protein and butterfat content of the milk.


Published 26 September 2013
Last updated 28 March 2024 + show all updates
  1. Add link to new historic page for 2024.

  2. Added the historical for 2023.

  3. Added historical page for 2022.

  4. Added link to historic notices for 2020 page.

  5. Added link to historical 2019 statistics.

  6. Added link to historical 2018 statistics.

  7. Added link to historic 2017 notices page.

  8. Updated to include link to "Historical notices – not National Statistics" document page.

  9. Added link to historic 2016 notices page.

  10. Updated to include historic data for 2015.

  11. Added links to historic statistics notices.

  12. First published.