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Irish CSO Reports

31 March 2015

Irish CSO Reports - Milk Statistics February 2015Irish CSO Reports - Milk Statistics February 2015


Domestic milk intake down 0.6% in February

Domestic milk intake by creameries and pasteurisers was estimated at 212.6 million litres for February 2015. This was 0.6% below the corresponding 2014 figure. See graph opposite.

Comparing the Febuary 2015 milk produce figures with those for February 2014 shows that:

  • Total milk sold for human consumption increased by 4.1% to 38.1 million litres.
  • Butter production was up 0.6% to 6,300 tonnes.

See Table 1 for more details.

The information used to compile this release was collected under EU Directive 96/16/EC.

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