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Irish CSO Reports

29 March 2012

Irish CSO Milk Statistics February 2012Irish CSO Milk Statistics February 2012

Domestic milk intake was up 5.6 per cent in February, according to the latest Irish milk statistics.

Domestic milk intake by creameries and pasteurisers was estimated as 230.0 million litres for February 2012.

This was 5.6 per cent above the corresponding 2011 figure (See graph below).

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

  • Total milk sold for human consumption increased by 1.6 per cent to 38.8 million litres.
  • Butter production was up 20.7 per cent to 7,000 tonnes

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