Guaranteed price for April 2017 36.00 euros

27 March 2017

The FrieslandCampina guaranteed price for raw milk for April 2017 is 36.00 euros per 100 kilogrammes of milk. The guaranteed price remains the same as in March.

The guaranteed price for April 2017 includes a correction of 0.59 euros to compensate for the February forecast of the milk prices of the reference companies, which were estimated too low. Market conditions are relatively stable. It is expected that the milk prices of most reference companies will remain stable in April.

The protein price in April 2017 is 587.66 euros, the fat price is 293.83 euros and the lactose price is 58.77 euros per 100 kilogrammes.

The guaranteed price applies to 100 kilogrammes of milk with a protein content of 3.47 percent, a fat content of 4.41 percent and a lactose content of 4.51 percent and is exclusive of VAT. From 2017 the amounts shown apply to an average supply of 800,000 kilogrammes of milk annually (in previous years 600,000 kilogrammes). The volume-based premium and seasonal scheme are discontinued starting in 2017.

Guaranteed price per month

  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015

2017

The guaranteed price applies to 100 kilogrammes of milk with a protein content of 3.47%, a fat content of 4.41% and a lactose content of 4.51% and is exclusive of VAT. The amounts shown apply to an average supply of 800,000 kilogrammes of milk annually

Month Guaranteed price Average price (YTD)
May 36.00 35.50
April 36.00 35.38
March 36.00 35.17
February 35.00 34.75
January 34.50 34.50

2016

The guaranteed price applies to 100 kilogrammes of milk with a protein content of 3.47%, a fat content of 4.41% and a lactose content of 4.51% and is exclusive of VAT. The amounts shown apply to an average supply of 600,000 kilogrammes of milk annually

Month Guaranteed price Average price (YTD)
December 37.50 28.38
November 33.00 27.55
October 29.25 27.00
September 26.25 26.75
August 25.00 26.81
July 25.00 27.07
June 25.00 27.42
May 25.00 27.90
April 27.50 28.63
March 28.50 29.00
February 29.25 29.25
January 29.25 29.25

2015

The guaranteed price applies to 100 kilogrammes of milk with a protein content of 3.47%, a fat content of 4.41% and a lactose content of 4.51% and is exclusive of VAT. The amounts shown apply to an average supply of 600,000 kilogrammes of milk annually

Month Guaranteed price Average price (YTD)
December 30.00 30.68
November 29.75 30.66
October 29.00 30.75
September 28.50 30.94
August 28.50 31.25
July 30.00 31.64
June 30.50 31.92
May 32.00 32.20
April 33.25 32.25
March 34.00 31.92
February 31.50 30.88
January 30.25 30.25

Protein, fat and lactose prices - per month

in euros per 100 kilogrammes

  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015

2017

Month Protein Fat Lactose
May 587.66 293.83 58.77
April 587.66 293.83 58.77
March 587.66 293.83 58.77
February 571.34 285.67 57.13
January 563.17 281.59 56.32

2016

Month Protein Fat Lactose
December 612.14 306.07 61.21
November 538.69 269.34 53.87
October 477.47 238.74 47.75
September 428.50 214.25 42.85
August 408.10 204.05 40.81
July 408.10 204.05 40.81
June 408.10 204.05 40.81
May 408.10 204.02 40.81
April 448.91 224.45 44.89
March 465.23 232.62 46.52
February 477.47 238.74 47.75
January 477.47 238.74 47.75

2015

Month Protein Fat Lactose
December 489.72 244.86 48.97
November 485.63 242.82 48.56
October 473.39 236.70 47.34
September 465.23 232.62 46.52
August 465.23 232.62 46.52
July 489.72 244.86 48.97
June 497.88 248.94 49.79
May 522.36 261.18 52.24
April 542.77 271.38 54.28
March 555.01 277.51 55.50
February 514.20 257.10 51.42
January 493.80 246.90 49.38