NETHERLANDS - The FrieslandCampina guaranteed price for organic raw milk for April 2017 is €48.00. The organic guaranteed price for April increases by €0.75 compared to March (47.25).
The organic guaranteed price for April 2017 includes a correction of €0.63 to compensate for the milk prices of the reference companies, which were estimated too low in February.
The protein price in April 2017 is €783.55, the fat price is €391.77 and the lactose price is €78.35 per 100 kilogrammes.
The organic guaranteed price 2017 applies to 100 kilogrammes of milk with a protein content of 3.47 per cent, a fat content of 4.41 per cent and a lactose content of 4.51 per cent and is exclusive of VAT.
The amounts shown apply to an average supply of 600,000 kilogrammes of milk annually. From 2017 the volume-based premium is discontinued.
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