Prices of livestock foods: Oilseeds and by-products

This page contains the wholesale prices for Oilseeds and by-products, recorded weekly by the Milan Chamber of Commerce with regard to the following products (description here):
For each product, you can see the quotations of the last 10 weeks (table) and the monthly price history (table and graphs).

The graphs below show the historical comparison among the prices of the feed considered.

This page ends with a chart that shows the cost of protein obtained from some of the products listed. The calculation is as follows: market value of the feed / protein titre (as fed) The protein titre for each product is included in the table.
Source of the protein titre used is INEA - Istituto Nazionale di Economia Agraria.

Italian soybeans

Weekly
Survey date
Italian soybeans
€ / Ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
12 Feb 2019
341,00 344,00 -0,87%
5 Feb 2019
344,00 347,00 0,00%
29 Jan 2019
344,00 347,00 -0,29%
22 Jan 2019
345,00 348,00 0,00%
15 Jan 2019
345,00 348,00 +0,87%
8 Jan 2019
342,00 345,00 0,00%
19 Dec 2018
342,00 345,00 +0,88%
11 Dec 2018
339,00 342,00 0,00%
4 Dec 2018
339,00 342,00 +0,89%
27 Nov 2018
336,00 339,00 -0,59%
Source: Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce, cereals, flours, germs, oils, by-products and fodder (Cod. 1050 )
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
Italian soybeans
2004 2009 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 % on prev. month % on 2018
January 296 329 451 365 349 400 374 346 +1,17% -7,56%
February 297 347 455 374 336 406 381 344 -0,43% -9,59%
March 331 340 475 391 337 412 384
April 348 377 473 381 361 417 388
May 0 401 458 373 387 427 384
June 0 389 439 371 404 418 358
July 0 364 427 380 390 420 345
August 0 374 n.q. 375 364 - 360
September 0 322 325 323 345 366 -
October 219 319 324 337 352 376 337
November 228 323 339 350 379 388 338
December 222 338 345 347 392 385 342
Average 277 352 413 367 367 403 362 345
Change (1) +7,30% -11,93% -13,54% -11,22% +0,15% +9,68% -9,97% -8,52%
Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce
1) Change % from the same period of previous year
  = min price
= max price

Foreign soybeans

Weekly
Survey date
Foreign soybeans
€ / Ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
12 Feb 2019
345,00 346,00 -2,26%
5 Feb 2019
353,00 354,00 +1,43%
29 Jan 2019
348,00 349,00 -0,57%
22 Jan 2019
350,00 351,00 -1,68%
15 Jan 2019
356,00 357,00 0,00%
8 Jan 2019
356,00 357,00 0,00%
19 Dec 2018
356,00 357,00 +0,85%
11 Dec 2018
353,00 354,00 0,00%
4 Dec 2018
353,00 354,00 +0,86%
27 Nov 2018
350,00 351,00 -0,28%
Source: Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce, cereals, flours, germs, oils, by-products and fodder (Cod. 1060 )
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
Foreign soybeans
2004 2009 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 % on prev. month % on 2018
January 309 328 447 394 363 424 365 353 -0,42% -3,35%
February 304 348 453 397 349 427 370 350 -0,99% -5,41%
March 334 340 474 406 347 412 380
April 352 375 464 393 370 396 390
May 342 399 456 383 401 392 387
June 294 388 443 380 416 374 365
July 271 363 429 393 401 385 353
August 260 376 430 382 376 363 357
September 245 337 405 362 365 364 337
October 230 332 n.q. 359 372 375 346
November 234 330 382 369 402 381 351
December 227 340 376 361 420 377 355
Average 283 355 435 381 382 390 363 352
Change (1) +7,95% -13,53% -9,13% -12,34% +0,07% +2,11% -6,81% -4,23%
Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce
1) Change % from the same period of previous year
  = min price
= max price

Linseed cake

Weekly
Survey date
Linseed cake
€ / Ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
12 Feb 2019
375,00 393,00 0,00%
5 Feb 2019
375,00 393,00 0,00%
29 Jan 2019
375,00 393,00 +0,26%
22 Jan 2019
373,00 393,00 0,00%
15 Jan 2019
373,00 393,00 0,00%
8 Jan 2019
373,00 393,00 0,00%
19 Dec 2018
373,00 393,00 +0,39%
11 Dec 2018
370,00 393,00 +1,06%
4 Dec 2018
365,00 390,00 0,00%
27 Nov 2018
365,00 390,00 0,00%
Source: Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce, cereals, flours, germs, oils, by-products and fodder (Cod. 1250 )
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
Linseed cake
2004 2009 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 % on prev. month % on 2018
January 313 390 489 395 381 385 371 383 +0,68% +3,27%
February 318 386 479 396 378 390 372 384 +0,20% +3,26%
March 318 385 474 397 377 384 371
April 316 385 471 384 371 383 371
May 313 385 459 373 366 374 376
June 296 385 443 369 365 365 374
July 276 384 423 385 354 362 373
August 285 383 413 406 353 365 375
September 286 364 395 408 358 369 378
October 289 354 393 404 364 370 378
November 290 360 393 399 381 370 378
December 290 368 395 392 388 370 381
Average 299 377 435 392 370 374 375 384
Change (1) +11,62% -9,20% -10,32% -9,92% -5,68% +1,12% +0,19% +3,23%
Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce
1) Change % from the same period of previous year
  = min price
= max price

Italian soybean meal

Weekly
Survey date
Italian soybean meal
€ / Ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
12 Feb 2019
337,00 340,00 -0,59%
5 Feb 2019
339,00 342,00 -1,45%
29 Jan 2019
344,00 347,00 -1,43%
22 Jan 2019
349,00 352,00 +0,57%
15 Jan 2019
347,00 350,00 -1,13%
8 Jan 2019
351,00 354,00 0,00%
19 Dec 2018
351,00 354,00 -0,84%
11 Dec 2018
354,00 357,00 0,00%
4 Dec 2018
354,00 357,00 +1,14%
27 Nov 2018
350,00 353,00 -0,57%
Source: Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce, cereals, flours, germs, oils, by-products and fodder (Cod. 1340 )
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
Italian soybean meal
2004 2009 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 % on prev. month % on 2018
January 286 349 467 414 333 387 346 349 -1,48% +1,09%
February 282 351 471 418 329 388 386 340 -2,79% -12,10%
March 319 322 480 418 325 369 406
April 335 359 494 410 340 355 431
May 312 385 483 381 405 346 451
June 264 372 456 376 435 334 391
July 238 348 408 401 415 339 371
August 221 353 410 382 373 318 362
September 211 335 393 369 355 319 349
October 204 325 393 364 357 329 358
November 197 337 416 359 374 327 355
December 203 345 414 342 375 343 355
Average 256 348 440 386 367 346 381 346
Change (1) +7,37% +0,58% -6,16% -12,37% -4,82% -5,73% +9,94% -5,43%
Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce
1) Change % from the same period of previous year
  = min price
= max price

Foreign soybean meal

Weekly
Survey date
Foreign soybean meal
€ / Ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
12 Feb 2019
335,00 338,00 -0,59%
5 Feb 2019
337,00 340,00 -1,46%
29 Jan 2019
342,00 345,00 -1,43%
22 Jan 2019
347,00 350,00 +0,58%
15 Jan 2019
345,00 348,00 -1,14%
8 Jan 2019
349,00 352,00 0,00%
19 Dec 2018
349,00 352,00 -0,85%
11 Dec 2018
352,00 355,00 -0,56%
4 Dec 2018
354,00 357,00 +1,14%
27 Nov 2018
350,00 353,00 -0,57%
Source: Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce, cereals, flours, germs, oils, by-products and fodder (Cod. 1350 )
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
Foreign soybean meal
2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 % on prev. month % on 2018
January 468 415 333 387 346 347 -1,68% +0,51%
February 471 418 329 388 386 338 -2,81% -12,62%
March 481 418 325 369 406
April 495 411 340 355 431
May 483 381 405 346 451
June 457 376 435 334 391
July 408 401 415 339 371
August 410 383 373 318 362
September 393 369 355 319 349
October 394 364 357 329 359
November 416 360 375 327 355
December 414 342 375 343 353
Average 441 386 367 346 380 344
Change (1) -6,15% -12,37% -4,90% -5,76% +9,79% -5,98%
Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce
1) Change % from the same period of previous year
  = min price
= max price

Italian decorticated soybean meal

Weekly
Survey date
Italian decorticated soybean meal
€ / Ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
12 Feb 2019
340,00 357,00 -1,13%
5 Feb 2019
346,00 359,00 -1,40%
29 Jan 2019
351,00 364,00 -1,38%
22 Jan 2019
356,00 369,00 0,00%
15 Jan 2019
356,00 369,00 -1,09%
8 Jan 2019
360,00 373,00 0,00%
19 Dec 2018
360,00 373,00 -0,81%
11 Dec 2018
363,00 376,00 0,00%
4 Dec 2018
363,00 376,00 +1,09%
27 Nov 2018
359,00 372,00 -0,54%
Source: Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce, cereals, flours, germs, oils, by-products and fodder (Cod. 1360 )
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
Italian decorticated soybean meal
2009 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 % on prev. month % on 2018
January 357 473 422 346 402 359 362 -1,70% +0,98%
February 359 494 426 342 403 402 351 -3,24% -12,76%
March 330 494 426 338 384 421
April 366 504 418 353 370 447
May 393 491 389 420 361 465
June 381 464 384 450 349 405
July 356 416 409 430 354 385
August 362 418 390 387 333 376
September 342 401 377 370 334 363
October 332 401 372 371 340 364
November 346 424 372 388 336 356
December 360 422 356 390 353 369
Average 356 450 395 382 360 393 358
Change (1) +0,45% -6,87% -12,29% -3,29% -5,72% +9,06% -5,76%
Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce
1) Change % from the same period of previous year
  = min price
= max price

Foreign decorticated soybean meal

Weekly
Survey date
Foreign decorticated soybean meal
€ / Ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
12 Feb 2019
341,00 354,00 -0,57%
5 Feb 2019
343,00 356,00 -1,41%
29 Jan 2019
348,00 361,00 -1,39%
22 Jan 2019
353,00 366,00 0,00%
15 Jan 2019
353,00 366,00 -1,10%
8 Jan 2019
357,00 370,00 0,00%
19 Dec 2018
357,00 370,00 -0,82%
11 Dec 2018
360,00 373,00 -0,81%
4 Dec 2018
363,00 376,00 +1,09%
27 Nov 2018
359,00 372,00 -0,54%
Source: Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce, cereals, flours, germs, oils, by-products and fodder (Cod. 1370 )
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
Foreign decorticated soybean meal
2009 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 % on prev. month % on 2018
January 355 474 423 344 400 359 359 -1,98% +0,14%
February 358 494 426 340 401 402 349 -2,99% -13,25%
March 328 494 426 336 382 421
April 365 504 419 351 368 447
May 392 491 389 418 359 465
June 380 465 384 448 347 405
July 355 416 409 428 352 385
August 361 418 391 385 331 376
September 341 401 377 368 332 363
October 330 402 372 369 338 364
November 347 424 371 386 334 356
December 289 422 354 388 351 367
Average 348 451 395 380 358 392 356
Change (1) -1,28% -6,91% -12,34% -3,84% -5,75% +9,64% -6,47%
Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce
1) Change % from the same period of previous year
  = min price
= max price

Sunflower wholemeal

Weekly
Survey date
Sunflower wholemeal
€ / Ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
12 Feb 2019
200,00 210,00 +2,50%
5 Feb 2019
200,00 n.q. +2,56%
29 Jan 2019
195,00 n.q. +3,72%
22 Jan 2019
188,00 n.q. +0,53%
15 Jan 2019
183,00 191,00 0,00%
8 Jan 2019
183,00 191,00 0,00%
19 Dec 2018
183,00 191,00 0,00%
11 Dec 2018
183,00 191,00 +0,81%
4 Dec 2018
183,00 188,00 0,00%
27 Nov 2018
183,00 188,00 0,00%
Source: Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce, cereals, flours, germs, oils, by-products and fodder (Cod. 1310 )
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
Sunflower wholemeal
2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 % on prev. month % on 2018
January 171 187 186 170 144 189 +1,07% +31,02%
February 177 191 184 170 159 203 +7,87% +28,08%
March 198 201 182 170 170
April 211 207 190 170 186
May 214 216 223 175 188
June 218 219 251 169 195
July 219 224 231 154 195
August 219 222 193 149 187
September 187 178 174 139 179
October 164 181 170 136 174
November 172 190 171 135 183
December 174 186 173 141 187
Average 193 199 195 157 179 193
Change (1) -14,66% +3,25% -2,22% -19,56% +14,07% +27,84%
Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce
1) Change % from the same period of previous year
  = min price
= max price

Decorticated sunflower meal

Weekly
Survey date
Decorticated sunflower meal
€ / Ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
12 Feb 2019
242,00 250,00 +2,07%
5 Feb 2019
237,00 245,00 +0,63%
29 Jan 2019
237,00 242,00 0,00%
22 Jan 2019
237,00 242,00 0,00%
15 Jan 2019
237,00 242,00 -0,42%
8 Jan 2019
237,00 244,00 0,00%
19 Dec 2018
237,00 244,00 -0,82%
11 Dec 2018
239,00 246,00 -2,02%
4 Dec 2018
244,00 251,00 -1,98%
27 Nov 2018
249,00 256,00 -3,81%
Source: Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce, cereals, flours, germs, oils, by-products and fodder (Cod. 1320 )
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
Decorticated sunflower meal
2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 % on prev. month % on 2018
January 252 270 230 217 202 240 -1,54% +18,98%
February 247 268 222 221 220 244 +1,56% +10,68%
March 267 260 218 219 230
April 281 261 230 212 237
May 277 281 260 209 252
June 274 280 280 205 244
July 262 291 258 203 254
August 255 286 239 200 265
September 258 291 233 198 256
October 255 270 228 195 271
November 256 261 228 194 263
December 260 241 222 199 244
Average 262 271 238 206 245 241
Change (1) -13,76% +3,24% -12,32% -13,33% +18,78% +14,35%
Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce
1) Change % from the same period of previous year
  = min price
= max price

Rapeseed meal

Weekly
Survey date
Rapeseed meal
€ / Ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
12 Feb 2019
291,00 292,00 0,00%
5 Feb 2019
291,00 292,00 +1,75%
29 Jan 2019
286,00 287,00 +2,14%
22 Jan 2019
280,00 281,00 +2,19%
15 Jan 2019
274,00 275,00 +2,23%
8 Jan 2019
267,00 270,00 0,00%
19 Dec 2018
267,00 270,00 0,00%
11 Dec 2018
267,00 270,00 0,00%
4 Dec 2018
267,00 270,00 0,00%
27 Nov 2018
267,00 270,00 -0,74%
Source: Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce, cereals, flours, germs, oils, by-products and fodder (Cod. 1290 )
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
Rapeseed meal
2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 % on prev. month % on 2018
January 310 273 252 251 228 278 +3,35% +21,84%
February 299 278 241 257 244 292 +5,05% +19,34%
March 309 281 237 269 260
April 317 284 255 272 284
May 316 288 272 271 302
June 313 292 274 272 286
July 272 283 249 243 258
August 240 273 235 237 272
September 236 268 232 231 278
October 239 268 234 229 273
November 248 269 244 222 271
December 255 254 251 222 269
Average 280 276 248 248 268 282
Change (1) -10,70% -1,52% -9,98% -0,04% +8,09% +19,56%
Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce
1) Change % from the same period of previous year
  = min price
= max price
The values presented in the following chart show the cost of 1000 g (1kg) of protein obtained from the raw materials considered.
Example: the value of Italian soybean extraction meal 44% on January 2013 was equal to 1.02. This means that the price of 1000 g of protein provided by Italian soybean extraction meal 44% was in that month of €1,02.
Feed Protein Content
% as fed
Rapeseed extraction meal 34.4
Whole grain sunflower extraction meal 24.0
Decorticated sunflower extraction meal 33.6
Foreign soybean extraction meal 44% 43.4
Italian soybean extraction meal 44% 43.4
Foreign decorticated soybean extraction meal 49.0
Italian decorticated soybean extraction meal 49.0
Chart realized with the contribution of Dr. Roberto Preti, Veterinary Physician.
Data taken from page Feed composition analysis visit the page »
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