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Butter, Germany

This page contains the wholesale prices for German Butter:

  • Deutsche Markenbutter, lose
  • Deutsche Markenbutter, geformt

Prices are recorded weekly: on the Hannover market up to 2011/09/28, on the Kempten market from 2011/10/05.

The Butter prices recorded over the last ten weeks are listed in the table, while the graphs to the side illustrates price and production trends over the last three years. Furthermore, time series are available for monthly average prices of last seven years.

The graphs below compare:

  • the market prices for Butter in Germany and in Oceania with the EU intervention price;
  • the market prices for Butter in Germany, France and Netherlands;
  • the market prices for Butter and for SMP in Germany;
  • the market prices for Butter and for Whey Powder for human consumption in Germany;
  • the market prices for Butter in Germany and Italy.

Survey Date
€ per ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
Wednesday 19 Jun 2024
6.500 6.700 -0,45%
Wednesday 12 Jun 2024
6.560 6.700 -1,70%
Wednesday 5 Jun 2024
6.680 6.810 +3,77%
Wednesday 29 May 2024
6.400 6.600 +3,59%
Wednesday 22 May 2024
6.150 6.400 +5,20%
Wednesday 15 May 2024
5.930 6.000 +0,93%
Wednesday 8 May 2024
5.890 5.930 +1,03%
Tuesday 30 Apr 2024
5.800 5.900 +0,60%
Wednesday 24 Apr 2024
5.730 5.900 -2,27%
Wednesday 17 Apr 2024
5.900 6.000 +0,85%
n.q.: not quoted price
Alle Preise ohne Mwst.; Kaufpreis des Großhandels bzw. Importeurs franco.
Source: ZMP; since May 6th, 2009 Amtliche Notierungskommissionen für Butter und Käse, Hannover; since October 5th, 2011 Butter-und Käse-börse e.V. Kempten

€/ton

2009 2014 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024 % on prev. month % on 2023
January 2.138 3.915 4.475 3.631 3.389 5.845 4.748 5.442 -0,30% +14,63%
February 2.170 3.638 4.319 3.595 3.641 5.919 4.428 5.573 +2,40% +25,86%
March 2.175 3.650 4.131 3.500 4.055 6.487 4.743 5.775 +3,63% +21,76%
April 2.173 3.550 4.175 2.790 4.019 7.173 4.621 5.833 +1,00% +26,22%
May 2.168 3.413 4.094 2.881 3.963 7.068 4.579 6.163 +5,65% +34,58%
June 2.259 3.466 3.863 3.181 3.988 7.196 4.673 6.658 +8,05% +42,50%
July 2.375 3.518 3.700 3.420 3.830 6.961 4.463
August 2.400 3.225 3.556 3.425 3.929 6.931 4.400
September 2.675 3.038 3.631 3.490 4.160 7.035 4.551
October 3.225 3.050 3.675 3.469 4.844 6.864 4.759
November 3.513 3.019 3.633 3.431 5.325 6.166 5.365
December 3.331 2.883 3.633 3.344 5.581 5.373 5.458
Jan - Jun 2.180 3.603 4.176 3.244 3.856 6.632 4.634 5.856
Change (1) -27,21% +65,28% +15,90% -22,31% +18,86% +71,98% -30,13% +26,36%
Jan - Dec 2.552 3.374 3.915 3.340 4.218 6.617 4.708
Change (1) -14,71% +32,20% +16,04% -14,69% +26,28% +56,90% -28,85%
Butter-und Käse-börse e.V. Kempten
The monthly, cumulative and annual prices are arithmetic averages calculated on the basis of the weekly prices.
1) change from the same period of previous year , except for years 2009, 2014, 2019, where the change is from the same period 5 years ago
  min price
max price
Survey Date
€ per ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
Wednesday 19 Jun 2024
6.190 6.450 -0,71%
Wednesday 12 Jun 2024
6.190 6.540 +1,76%
Wednesday 5 Jun 2024
6.120 6.390 +3,05%
Wednesday 29 May 2024
5.940 6.200 0,00%
Wednesday 22 May 2024
5.940 6.200 +0,66%
Wednesday 15 May 2024
5.940 6.120 +0,50%
Wednesday 8 May 2024
5.900 6.100 +0,93%
Tuesday 30 Apr 2024
5.840 6.050 0,00%
Wednesday 24 Apr 2024
5.840 6.050 0,00%
Wednesday 17 Apr 2024
5.840 6.050 0,00%
n.q.: not quoted price
Alle Preise ohne Mwst.; Kaufpreis des Großhandels bzw. Importeurs franco.
Source: ZMP; since May 6th, 2009 Amtliche Notierungskommissionen für Butter und Käse, Hannover; since October 5th, 2011 Butter-und Käse-börse e.V. Kempten

€/ton

2009 2014 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024 % on prev. month % on 2023
January 2.495 4.250 4.680 3.760 3.413 5.860 7.504 5.887 +0,46% -21,55%
February 2.295 4.070 4.480 3.560 3.401 5.890 5.718 5.780 -1,82% +1,09%
March 2.265 3.550 4.120 3.300 3.891 6.022 5.086 5.901 +2,10% +16,03%
April 2.265 3.550 4.000 3.600 3.903 7.174 4.995 5.945 +0,74% +19,02%
May 2.223 3.470 4.000 2.760 3.994 7.770 4.930 6.043 +1,64% +22,57%
June 2.215 3.440 3.800 3.200 4.131 7.437 4.920 6.313 +4,48% +28,32%
July 2.215 3.450 3.640 3.448 4.120 7.478 4.880
August 2.366 3.423 3.380 3.556 4.120 7.445 4.760
September 2.475 2.940 3.520 3.700 4.251 7.530 4.745
October 3.125 3.020 3.880 3.700 4.411 7.583 5.064
November 3.579 3.000 3.880 3.900 5.890 7.680 5.778
December 3.660 3.000 3.760 3.900 5.868 7.700 5.860
Jan - Jun 2.292 3.715 4.173 3.373 3.806 6.695 5.486 5.960
Change (1) - +62,09% +12,33% -19,17% +12,84% +75,92% -18,06% +8,64%
Jan - Dec 2.582 3.433 3.926 3.535 4.271 7.121 5.317
Change (1) - +32,99% +14,36% -9,97% +20,83% +66,71% -25,32%
Butter-und Käse-börse e.V. Kempten
The monthly, cumulative and annual prices are arithmetic averages calculated on the basis of the weekly prices.
1) change from the same period of previous year , except for years 2014, 2019, where the change is from the same period 5 years ago
  min price
max price
€/ton GERMANY
Deutsche Markenbutter, lose
US
Butter, Grade AA
OCEANIA
Butter, 82% Butterfat
2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024 % on prev. month % on 2023 2024 % on prev. month % on 2023 2024 % on prev. month % on 2023
January 2.919 2.823 4.275 4.135 4.475 3.631 3.389 5.845 4.748 5.442 -0,30% +14,63% 5.270 +0,45% +9,50% 5.170 +12,01% +21,44%
February 3.256 2.660 4.063 4.669 4.319 3.595 3.641 5.919 4.428 5.573 +2,40% +25,86% 5.637 +6,96% +14,78% 5.752 +11,25% +34,53%
March 3.331 2.450 4.230 4.844 4.131 3.500 4.055 6.487 4.743 5.775 +3,63% +21,76% 5.691 +0,96% +16,86% 6.016 +4,60% +32,18%
April 3.095 2.450 4.413 5.438 4.175 2.790 4.019 7.173 4.621 5.833 +1,00% +26,22% 6.027 +5,91% +27,76% 6.202 +3,08% +44,23%
May 2.988 2.521 4.980 5.990 4.094 2.881 3.963 7.068 4.579 6.163 +5,65% +34,58% 6.270 +4,02% +27,21% 6.343 +2,28% +36,75%
June 3.000 2.915 5.863 6.069 3.863 3.181 3.988 7.196 4.673 6.658 +8,05% +42,50% 6.316 +0,73% +28,98% 6.982 +10,07% +43,20%
July 2.935 3.256 6.213 5.550 3.700 3.420 3.830 6.961 4.463
August 2.728 3.602 6.660 5.655 3.556 3.425 3.929 6.931 4.400
September 2.840 4.288 6.906 5.513 3.631 3.490 4.160 7.035 4.551
October 3.035 4.331 6.141 4.863 3.675 3.469 4.844 6.864 4.759
November 3.019 4.400 5.050 4.488 3.633 3.431 5.325 6.166 5.365
December 2.921 4.400 4.443 4.417 3.633 3.344 5.581 5.373 5.458
Average* 3.006 3.341 5.270 5.136 3.907 3.346 4.227 6.585 4.732 5.907 5.868 6.077
Change (1) -10,65% +11,17% +57,71% -2,54% -23,92% -14,35% +26,31% +55,78% -28,13% +27,54% +20,85% +35,57%
Monthly Average (June) Including Duty (1.896 €/ton)*
applied to the prices of butter (HS. 0405) imported from one country to the EU-27
8.212* 8.878*
* Arithmetic Average
1) change from the same period of previous year
 * Duty pursuant Commission Regulation (EC) No. 1821/2016

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Show/Hide comparison graph of Butter in Slovakia, Poland and The Netherlands

€/ton SLOVAKIA
Butter,
Maslo bloky 16 % vody
THE NETHERLANDS
Butter,
Verse in boter, in EEG-doos
POLAND
Butter,
Maslo Ekstra min 82%,
tl. w blokach 25 kg
2023 2024 % on prev. month % on 2023 2023 2024 % on prev. month % on 2023 2023 2024 % on prev. month % on 2023
January 7.100 6.266 -3,53% -11,74% 4.688 5.442 -1,05% +16,10% 5.194 5.383 -2,98% +3,63%
February 7.028 6.156 -1,76% -12,40% 4.525 5.663 +4,05% +25,14% 4.654 5.349 -0,62% +14,94%
March 6.200 6.236 +1,30% +0,59% 4.800 5.730 +1,19% +19,38% 4.662 5.583 +4,36% +19,74%
April 6.681 6.387 +2,41% -4,40% 4.625 5.850 +2,09% +26,49% 4.693 5.542 -0,72% +18,09%
May 5.505 6.191 -3,07% +12,46% 4.654 6.194 +5,88% +33,09% 4.426 5.716 +3,14% +29,14%
June 5.714 6.359 +2,71% +11,28% 4.758 6.760 +9,14% +42,09% 4.524 5.924 +3,65% +30,97%
July 5.595 4.470 4.474
August 5.938 4.356 4.397
September 5.831 4.455 4.454
October 6.029 4.853 4.813
November 6.281 5.420 5.293
December 6.496 5.500 5.548
Average* 6.183 6.259 4.762 5.897 4.751 5.570
Change (1) -1,14% +26,04% +18,73%
* Arithmetic Average
1) change from the same period of previous year
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