World liquid milk production ('000 metric tonnes)

North and Central America

North and Central America
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Canada [4] 2,806 2,820 2,736 2,687 2,673 2,658 2,617 2,612 2,596
United States 25,011 25,150 24,798 24,376 23,972 23,437 22,754 22,437 22,290
Mexico 4,545 4,546 4,393 4,352 3,847 3,738 3,674 3,653 3,726
Total 32,362 32,516 31,927 31,415 30,492 29,833 29,045 28,702 28,612

South America

South America
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Argentina 1,789 1,770 1,739 1,777 1,879 1,786 1,756 1,897 1,675
Brazil 10,684 10,895 8,037 11,429 11,712 12,000 8,807 9,999 10,014
Chile 333 352 378 381 401 401 436 439 442
Colombia .. 2,287 1,520 2,322 2,570 2,570 1,818 1,795 1,795
Uruguay 236 239 242 273 263 265 269 249 260

European Union

European Union
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Austria 710 715 727 751 769 786 740 758 792
Belgium 645 640 698 643 705 773 717 722 688
Bulgaria .. .. 62 .. .. 71 67 77 ..
Croatia 341 328 334 341 304 257 234 297 223
Cyprus 82 81 75 80 83 .. 67 69 65
Czech Republic 661 681 638 644 601 632 632 653 620
Denmark 510 482 472 472 493 494 509 521 520
Estonia 82 89 94 89 87 88 90 96 99
Finland 737 733 730 726 735 735 728 698 673
France 3,870 3,645 3 558 3,582 3,573 3,614 3 536 3,423 3 395
Germany [3] 5,132 5,288 5 276 5,238 5,254 5,132 5,030 4,982 4,993
Hungary 415 387 372 367 402 406 423 441 495
Ireland 520 510 507 509 502 493 497 523 543
Italy 2,885 2,868 2 899 2,808 2,758 2,665 2 665 2,453 2,460
Latvia 99 72 74 65 66 61 56 56 65
Lithuania 86 88 87 89 91 92 95 93 92
Netherlands 709 615 544 527 523 508 526 558 557
Poland .. .. 1,472 .. .. 1,616 1,604 1,646 1,657
Slovakia 242 263 277 297 318 322 289 286 252
Spain 3,609 3,578 3,572 3,612 3,492 3,669 3 521 3,690 3,406
Sweden 915 908 915 877 867 864 810 815 785
United Kingdom 6,773 6,723 6,944 7,011 6,943 6,992 7 038 6,854 6,756

Other European Countries

Other European Countries
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Belarus 1,332 1,306 1,495 1,643 1,779 1,859 1,936 2,008 ..
Iceland 37 35 34 33 32 32 31 31 30
Norway [5] 419 418 442 435 433 434 432 428 425
Russia 4,218 4,372 4,868 4,860 4,860 5,369 5 357 5,378 5 270
Switzerland 488 492 494 487 481 481 472 455 451
Ukraine 791 770 801 858 910 961 1,080 966 926

Middle East

Middle East
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Iran 1,800 1,875 2,400 1,200 1,100 1,440 1,580 1,620 1,620
Israel 406 411 422 424 438 441 439 439 449
Turkey 1,524 1,097 1,091 1,165 1,250 1,324 1,326 1,379 1,434

Africa

Africa
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Egypt .. 1,405 1,503 1,303 1,201 1,171 1,261 1,337 1,398
South Africa .. 1,197 1,271 1,564 1,262 1,473 1,510 1,921 1,538
Zimbabwe .. .. .. .. .. .. 30 31 37

Asia

Asia
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
China 12,658 13,240 14,856 16,684 21,466 23,360 24,001 25 210 27,372
India [1] 7,534 7,942 8,265 8,632 10,542 11,069 11,698 12,112 12,447
Japan 4,069 3,919 3,859 3,763 3,694 3,612 3 560 3,560 3,593
Kazakhstan [2] .. .. 295 295 336 373 473 431 472
Korea (Republic) 1,702 1,702 1,641 1,624 1,685 1,684 1,637 1,648 1,673
Mongolia .. 10 18 21 25 27 28 27 27
Nepal .. .. .. .. .. .. 153 144 127

Oceania

Oceania
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Australia 2,296 2,348 2,385 2,461 2,525 2,540 2,560 2,591 2,582
New Zealand [6] 360 362 380 342 581 619 623 645 707

.. Not Available
[1] Refers to cooperative dairies only
[2] Including cream
[3] Containers < 2 litres only.
[4] Including chocolate milk and eggnog
[5] Including flavoured milk
[6] Including fermented milk products, cream and concentrated milk (fluid)
Sources: International Dairy Federation
Compiled by AAFC-AID, Market Information Section

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