n The Dairy Mail - Dairy digits April 2009

Volume 16, Issue 4
  • ISSN : 1561-4301


Milk production during 2008 was 5% higher than during 2007. Milk production during January 2009 was 1% lower than during January 2008. During 2008 some 38 000 tons of dairy products were imported, which was 18% down on 2007. Dairy exports during 2008 is estimated at 38 000 tons or 100% more than during 2007. The average producer price during January 2009 was R2,80 per litre, down 9,6% on an annual basis, while the price of inputs increased by 55% from July 2007 to July 2008. (Compiled with financial support from Milk SA. Pages supplied by The Dairy Mail.)

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