Prices of livestock foods: cereals and by-products

This page contains the wholesale prices for Cereals and by-products, recorded weekly by the Milan Chamber of Commerce with regard to the following products (descritpion here): The prices recorded over the last ten weeks are listed in the table, while the graph to the side illustrates price trends over the last three years.

The graph below shows the historical comparison between the prices of the foods considered.
Survey date
Higher common wheat for bread making
(W > 250) P.S. 77-78 , protein 12,00 , humidity 13,50 , impurities 1
€ / Ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
23 May 2017
193,00 203,00 0,00%
16 May 2017
193,00 203,00 0,00%
9 May 2017
193,00 203,00 0,00%
2 May 2017
193,00 203,00 0,00%
18 Apr 2017
193,00 203,00 0,00%
11 Apr 2017
193,00 203,00 -0,50%
4 Apr 2017
194,00 204,00 -1,00%
28 Mar 2017
196,00 206,00 -0,99%
21 Mar 2017
198,00 208,00 0,00%
14 Mar 2017
198,00 208,00 0,00%
Source Milan Chamber of Commerce, cereali, farine, germi, oli, sottoprodotti e foraggi (Cod. 20 )
Prices refer to full wagon/truck/tank shipment - ex Milan (North of Italy), packing and VAT excluded, product not damaged.
€/ton Italy, Milan - Monthly average price
Higher common wheat for bread making
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 % on prev. month % on 2016
January 202 172 296 248 286 245 234 210 203 0,00% -3,10%
February 205 168 306 251 279 240 228 201 203 0,00% +1,00%
March 189 164 289 249 272 243 227 195 203 -0,25% +4,11%
April 184 164 292 251 276 242 226 195 198 -2,06% +1,97%
May 190 168 293 254 274 237 222 195 198 -0,17% +1,80%
June 189 172 273 254 272 229 215 195
July 173 181 252 259 229 225 213 189
August 172 225 253 281 229 231 212 190
September 166 242 254 281 228 229 212 191
October 168 243 248 281 231 227 212 193
November 171 250 245 287 238 229 212 201
December 173 284 242 291 245 232 212 203
Average 181 203 271 265 255 234 219 196 201
Change on the previous year +12,08% +33,77% -2,46% -3,47% -8,22% -6,75% -10,19% +2,42%
Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce
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Survey date
Hard wheat, North Italy
€ / Ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
23 May 2017
203,00 208,00 0,00%
16 May 2017
203,00 208,00 0,00%
9 May 2017
203,00 208,00 0,00%
2 May 2017
203,00 208,00 0,00%
18 Apr 2017
203,00 208,00 0,00%
11 Apr 2017
203,00 208,00 -0,96%
4 Apr 2017
205,00 210,00 -1,89%
28 Mar 2017
209,00 214,00 -0,47%
21 Mar 2017
210,00 215,00 0,00%
14 Mar 2017
210,00 215,00 0,00%
Source Milan Chamber of Commerce, cereali, farine, germi, oli, sottoprodotti e foraggi (Cod. 130 )
Prices refer to full wagon/truck/tank shipment - ex Milan (North of Italy), packing and VAT excluded, product not damaged.
€/ton Italy, Milan - Monthly average price
Hard wheat, North Italy
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 % on prev. month % on 2016
January 202 184 301 306 302 287 404 274 220 +1,26% -19,47%
February 231 171 307 303 301 287 384 261 214 -2,84% -17,85%
March 217 162 288 289 303 292 368 242 212 -0,82% -12,18%
April 205 163 281 299 306 295 336 243 206 -2,87% -14,98%
May 226 168 278 291 304 297 314 243 206 -0,32% -15,26%
June 237 174 305 282 304 301 313 224
July 251 190 313 277 301 315 336 204
August 245 220 314 306 300 317 326 201
September 220 227 319 306 292 316 309 196
October 199 227 307 303 269 353 296 212
November 192 228 304 304 268 412 287 228
December 191 262 301 304 279 410 282 218
Average 215 197 300 297 293 326 330 230 212
Change on the previous year -8,30% +52,02% -0,93% -1,61% +11,50% +1,00% -30,15% -7,94%
Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce
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Survey date
Hard wheat, Center Italy
€ / Ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
18 Apr 2017
n.q. n.q. -
11 Apr 2017
n.q. n.q. -
4 Apr 2017
n.q. n.q. -
28 Mar 2017
n.q. n.q. -
21 Mar 2017
n.q. n.q. -
14 Mar 2017
n.q. n.q. -
7 Mar 2017
n.q. n.q. -
28 Feb 2017
n.q. n.q. -
21 Feb 2017
n.q. n.q. -
14 Feb 2017
n.q. n.q. -
Source Milan Chamber of Commerce, cereali, farine, germi, oli, sottoprodotti e foraggi (Cod. 160 )
Prices refer to full wagon/truck/tank shipment - ex Milan (North of Italy), packing and VAT excluded, product not damaged.
€/ton Italy, Milan - Monthly average price
Hard wheat, Center Italy
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 % on prev. month % on 2015
January 503 220 185 303 307 303 290 402 275 -3,68% -31,60%
February 530 246 171 309 304 303 290 382 262 -4,82% -31,50%
March 534 229 162 293 290 306 296 366 244 -6,58% -33,21%
April 501 210 163 286 300 309 299 334 246 +0,49% -26,50%
May 426 238 168 281 292 307 301 312 246 0,00% -21,19%
June 380 251 174 310 283 307 305 318 228 -7,03% -28,11%
July 345 252 190 318 277 306 315 340 211 -7,56% -37,94%
August 323 247 220 319 306 303 317 329 -
September 309 222 227 323 306 295 316 314
October 275 199 229 308 303 270 353 301
November 253 192 230 305 304 269 411 291
December 226 191 264 302 304 281 408 285
Average 383 222 198 303 298 295 328 331 250
Change on the previous year -42,04% -10,58% +53,03% -1,83% -0,96% +11,07% +0,97% -24,52%
Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce
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Survey date
National Corn
€ / Ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
23 May 2017
183,00 184,00 0,00%
16 May 2017
183,00 184,00 0,00%
9 May 2017
183,00 184,00 +0,55%
2 May 2017
182,00 183,00 0,00%
18 Apr 2017
182,00 183,00 0,00%
11 Apr 2017
182,00 183,00 +0,55%
4 Apr 2017
181,00 182,00 0,00%
28 Mar 2017
181,00 182,00 0,00%
21 Mar 2017
181,00 182,00 0,00%
14 Mar 2017
181,00 182,00 0,00%
Source Milan Chamber of Commerce, cereali, farine, germi, oli, sottoprodotti e foraggi (Cod. 453 )
Prices refer to full wagon/truck/tank shipment - ex Milan (North of Italy), packing and VAT excluded, product not damaged.
€/ton Italy, Milan - Monthly average price
National Corn
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 % on prev. month % on 2016
January 131 146 244 198 248 190 150 173 178 +0,99% +2,96%
February 134 144 243 206 239 190 146 174 180 +0,91% +3,53%
March 129 146 243 207 228 197 146 171 182 +0,90% +5,95%
April 132 154 254 214 231 197 148 177 182 +0,37% +3,21%
May 150 156 263 212 232 196 143 185 183 +0,59% -1,00%
June 150 159 272 202 244 192 140 204
July 140 170 270 238 224 188 154 194
August 131 193 241 277 211 195 156 185
September 127 203 211 268 198 168 157 171
October 135 205 189 247 195 155 167 170
November 138 210 191 256 195 148 174 176
December 142 228 189 256 192 147 171 177
Average 137 175 235 229 220 179 154 180 181
Change on the previous year +28,04% +34,29% -2,48% -4,00% -18,45% -13,90% +16,32% +0,80%
Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce
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Survey date
EU Barley
€ / Ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
24 May 2017
175,00 186,00 0,00%
16 May 2017
175,00 186,00 -1,10%
9 May 2017
177,00 188,00 0,00%
2 May 2017
177,00 188,00 0,00%
18 Apr 2017
177,00 188,00 0,00%
11 Apr 2017
177,00 188,00 0,00%
4 Apr 2017
177,00 188,00 0,00%
28 Mar 2017
177,00 188,00 -1,08%
21 Mar 2017
179,00 190,00 0,00%
14 Mar 2017
179,00 190,00 -0,54%
Source Milan Chamber of Commerce, cereali, farine, germi, oli, sottoprodotti e foraggi (Cod. 660 )
Prices refer to full wagon/truck/tank shipment - ex Milan (North of Italy), packing and VAT excluded, product not damaged.
€/ton Italy, Milan - Monthly average price
EU Barley
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 % on prev. month % on 2016
January 155 148 268 234 276 228 206 193 183 +1,79% -5,43%
February 154 144 258 239 266 224 198 188 186 +1,44% -1,07%
March 144 138 242 238 252 225 195 178 184 -0,67% +3,57%
April 142 143 239 248 257 223 193 179 183 -0,95% +1,96%
May 151 147 245 247 255 218 187 184 182 -0,55% -1,09%
June 146 146 242 230 240 200 181 181
July 138 153 227 250 213 188 184 168
August 137 201 236 265 215 186 185 166
September 135 208 235 268 221 183 185 168
October 138 212 229 268 222 185 193 170
November 142 228 230 272 224 193 197 175
December 146 257 228 283 230 204 196 180
Average 144 175 240 252 239 205 191 178 183
Change on the previous year +21,66% +37,14% +5,01% -4,96% -14,44% -6,57% -7,22% +3,23%
Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce
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Survey date
Soft wheat bran
(alla rinfusa)
€ / Ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
23 May 2017
109,00 110,00 -12,05%
16 May 2017
124,00 125,00 -6,74%
9 May 2017
133,00 134,00 -1,48%
2 May 2017
135,00 136,00 0,00%
18 Apr 2017
135,00 136,00 +4,63%
11 Apr 2017
129,00 130,00 +4,02%
4 Apr 2017
124,00 125,00 +4,18%
28 Mar 2017
119,00 120,00 +3,46%
21 Mar 2017
115,00 116,00 +2,67%
14 Mar 2017
112,00 113,00 0,00%
Source Milan Chamber of Commerce, cereali, farine, germi, oli, sottoprodotti e foraggi (Cod. 350 )
Prices refer to full wagon/truck/tank shipment - ex Milan (North of Italy), packing and VAT excluded, product not damaged.
€/ton Italy, Milan - Monthly average price
Soft wheat bran
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 % on prev. month % on 2016
January 109 110 176 169 197 146 135 152 124 +3,64% -18,48%
February 88 91 146 162 175 127 123 120 119 -3,85% -1,25%
March 84 102 152 147 191 158 131 133 115 -3,16% -13,21%
April 99 107 148 159 213 178 144 133 130 +12,90% -2,38%
May 91 100 148 166 183 144 138 131 126 -3,15% -3,64%
June 79 93 149 151 173 141 115 125
July 76 81 142 150 152 134 104 101
August 80 109 159 179 149 134 111 106
September 71 119 128 175 130 104 108 90
October 83 135 136 181 121 103 130 90
November 107 168 163 197 149 122 130 114
December 126 175 170 225 156 130 156 119
Average 91 115 151 170 166 135 127 118 122
Change on the previous year +26,50% +31,47% +12,35% -2,21% -18,64% -5,95% -6,81% +3,15%
Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce
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Survey date
Sorghum
€ / Ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
23 May 2017
185,00 188,00 0,00%
16 May 2017
185,00 188,00 0,00%
9 May 2017
185,00 188,00 0,00%
2 May 2017
185,00 188,00 0,00%
18 Apr 2017
185,00 188,00 0,00%
11 Apr 2017
185,00 188,00 0,00%
4 Apr 2017
185,00 188,00 0,00%
28 Mar 2017
185,00 188,00 -1,06%
21 Mar 2017
187,00 190,00 0,00%
14 Mar 2017
187,00 190,00 0,00%
Source Milan Chamber of Commerce, cereali, farine, germi, oli, sottoprodotti e foraggi (Cod. 700 )
Prices refer to full wagon/truck/tank shipment - ex Milan (North of Italy), packing and VAT excluded, product not damaged.
€/ton Italy, Milan - Monthly average price
Sorghum
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 % on prev. month % on 2016
January 148 150 249 208 271 202 178 182 183 +2,43% +0,27%
February 148 148 255 218 267 199 171 175 189 +3,29% +7,87%
March 140 145 250 218 258 209 176 167 188 -0,27% +12,64%
April 138 149 253 225 260 213 183 168 187 -0,80% +11,34%
May 161 - 258 - 265 213 184 172 187 0,00% +8,24%
June 165 - 264 - 284 214 177 186
July - - - - - - - -
August 125 192 208 - - - - -
September 125 199 211 271 190 160 176 159
October 134 202 199 268 193 160 185 160
November 142 206 197 274 198 169 188 170
December 146 224 197 276 203 172 186 178
Average 142 188 232 244 237 190 180 171 186
Change on the previous year +32,43% +23,61% +4,86% -2,64% -19,85% -5,15% -5,10% +8,97%
Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce
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