Prices of raw milk and corn in the fourth quarter of 2020
By: Date: 2021-03-03 Categories: industrynews Tags: ,
  According to the fixed-point monitoring of the country’s 500 county fairs by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, in 2020, Hebei, Shanxi, Inner Mongolia, Liaoning, Heilongjiang, Shandong, Henan, Shaanxi, Ningxia, Xinjiang and other 10 major producing provinces will average The price is 3.79 yuan/kg, an increase of 3.84%from 2019. In the fourth quarter, the average price of fresh milk in the 10 main producing provinces was 4.05 yuan/kg, a year-on-year increase of 6.0%and a month-on-month increase of 8.6%. Among them, the average price of fresh milk in the main producing provinces in October was 3.95 yuan/kg, in November it was 4.03 yuan/kg, and in December it was 4.15 yuan/kg. In general, in the first half of 2020, the monthly average price of fresh milk in the 10 main producing provinces showed a downward trend. The price stabilized in June and showed a sharp increase in the fourth quarter.
 Prices of raw milk and corn in the fourth quarter of 2020image
  Figure 1 The price trend of fresh milk in the main producing provinces in the last 24 months
Prices of raw milk and corn in the fourth quarter of 2020image(1)
  Figure 2 Quarterly average price trend of fresh milk in major producing provinces
  Monitoring data from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs show that the national average price of corn in 2020 is 2.32 yuan/kg, an increase of 11.54%from 2019; in the fourth quarter, the national average price of corn was 2.57 yuan/kg, a year-on-year increase of 21.8%, and a month-on-month increase of 7.5%. Among them, the national average price of corn was 2.50 yuan/kg in October, 2.57 yuan/kg in November, and 2.62 yuan/kg in December, showing an overall upward trend. The average price of corn in the main corn producing areas of Heilongjiang, Jilin, and Liaoning was 2.40 yuan/kg, an increase of 11.97%from the previous month. Among them, the average price in October was 2.30 yuan/kg, in November it was 2.40 yuan/kg, and in December it was 2.47 yuan/kg. The price of corn in the main sales area in Guangdong Province in the fourth quarter was 2.71 yuan/kg, up 10.65%month-on-month. Among them, the average price in October was 2.64 yuan/kg, in November it was 2.69 yuan/kg, and in December it was 2.78 yuan/kg. In the fourth quarter, the price of corn rose in the main producing areas and main sales areas.
Prices of raw milk and corn in the fourth quarter of 2020image(2)
  Figure 3 National corn price trend in the last 24 months
Prices of raw milk and corn in the fourth quarter of 2020image(3)
  Figure 4 National corn quarterly average price trend
   The average price of soybean meal in 2020 is 3.32 yuan/kg, an increase of 2.79%from 2019. In the fourth quarter, the average price of soybean meal was 3.44 yuan/kg, up 5.5%month-on-month and 3.3%year-on-year. Among them, the national average price of soybean meal was 3.40 yuan/kg in October, 3.47 yuan/kg in November, and 3.46 yuan/kg in December.
Prices of raw milk and corn in the fourth quarter of 2020image(4)
  Figure 5 National soybean meal price trend in the last 24 months
Prices of raw milk and corn in the fourth quarter of 2020image(5)
  Figure 6 National Soybean Meal Quarterly Average Price Trend
   (Source:Aquaculture Development Department of China Dairy Association)