Guaranteed price for January 2017 34.50 euros

27 December 2016

The FrieslandCampina guaranteed price for raw milk for January 2017 is 34.50 euros per 100 kilogrammes of milk. The guaranteed price for January decreases with 3.00 euros compared to December 2016 (37.50).

In the guaranteed price of 37.50 for December a correction of 3.50 euros was included because of too low estimated prices of the reference companies in recent months of 2016. It is expected that the prices of almost all commodities will increase slightly.

The protein price in January 2017 is 563.17 euros, the fat price is 281.59 euros and the lactose price is 56.32 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.

The publication dates of the guaranteed price in 2017 are:

  • Monday 30 January
  • Monday 27 February
  • Monday 27 March
  • Monday 24 April
  • Monday 29 May
  • Monday 26 June
  • Monday 31 July
  • Monday 28 August
  • Monday 25 September
  • Monday 30 October
  • Monday 27 November
  • Wednesday 27 December

From January 2017, FrieslandCampina will also publish the organic guaranteed price on his website.

Guaranteed price per month

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.

  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015

2017

Month Guaranteed price Average price (YTD)
February 35.00 34.75
January 34.50 34.50

2016

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

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
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