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31 May 2012

Irish CSO Milk Statistics - Review of April 2012Irish CSO Milk Statistics - Review of April 2012

Domestic milk intake by creameries and pasteurisers was estimated as 635.0 million litres for April 2012.
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Milk Statistics
March 2012

Domestic milk intake up 0.1% in April

Domestic milk intake by creameries and pasteurisers was estimated as 635.0 million litres for April 2012. This was 0.1% above the corresponding 2011 figure. See graph above.

Comparing the April 2012 milk produce figures with those for April 2011 shows that:

  • Total milk sold for human consumption decreased by 2.2% to 39.2 million litres.
  • Butter production was up 12.8% to 16,800 tonnes
Milk Statistics
April 2012
Domestic Milk Intake 2011 2012 % change
  million litres  
April 634.5 635.0 0.1%
Jan-Apr 1447.4 1478.2 2.1%

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