Nonfat Dry Milk - Central and East
USDA - Thu Jul 11, 6:33AM CDT
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     Nonfat Dry Milk - Eastern and Central U.S.

     Report 28 - Released on July 11, 2019

     CENTRAL: Low/medium heat nonfat dry milk (NDM) prices in the Central are slightly lower on
     the top of the mostly, but steady elsewhere. Coming off the holiday, spot trades are light.
     NDM production schedules are active and a main focus for several producers in the region.
     Inventories are available for customers' requests. The market tone is generally quiet. High
     heat NDM sales are slow on the spot market. Drying time and supplies are fairly limited.
     Prices for high heat NDM are steady.
     EAST: Eastern low/medium heat nonfat dry milk (NDM) prices moved down slightly at the top of
     the mostly. Manufacturers have offers and buyers have several bids on various market
     exchanges. However, trades are somewhat quiet on the spot market this week. Some operations
     are mainly focusing on low/medium heat NDM production currently. Supplies range heavy to
     somewhat short. High heat NDM spot prices are unchanged. Trading activities are very light.
     Manufacturers' production schedules are limited to nonexistent. Also, inventories are
     following suit.
     Prices for: Eastern and Central U.S., All First Sales, F.O.B., Extra Grade & Grade A,
     Conventional, and Edible Nonfat Dry Milk
     Price Range - Low & Medium Heat; $/LB:                 1.0250 - 1.0800
     Mostly Range - Low & Medium Heat; $/LB:                1.0300 - 1.0500


     Prices for: Eastern and Central U.S., All First Sales, F.O.B., Extra Grade & Grade A,
     Conventional, and Edible Nonfat Dry Milk
     Price Range - High Heat; $/LB:                         1.1525 - 1.2000

     Information for the period July 8 - 12, 2019, issued weekly

     Secondary Sourced Information:

     Dairy Products Report � Nonfat Dry Milk, Human Summary
     Released July 3, 2019, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural
     Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).

     Nonfat Dry Milk, Human  Production � States and United States: May 2018 and 2019
                           Monthly Production (1000 pound     Percent Change from
                                 May     April       May          May     April
     Region                     2018      2019      2019         2018      2019
     United States           165,670   165,049   173,872          5.0       5.3

     Atlantic                 37,639    36,098    38,471          2.2       6.6
        Pennsylvania          19,173    16,005    17,516         -8.6       9.4

     Central                  27,335    24,679    28,569          4.5      15.8

     West                    100,696   104,272   106,832          6.1       2.5
        California            54,218    69,211    69,617         28.4       0.6

     Other States 1/          92,279    79,833    86,739         -6.0       8.7
     1/ States not shown when fewer than 3 plants reported or individual plant operations could
     be disclosed.

     Nonfat Dry Milk, Human Production � Cumulative Production January - May
                           Cumulative Production  Percent Change
                              (1000 pounds)           from
     Report Month               2018      2019        2018
     May                     829,455   829,361         -

                                       Manufacturers' stocks end-of-month 3/
                           End of month stocks (1000 pounds)   Percent Change from
                                 May     April       May          May     April
     Product                    2018      2019      2019         2018      2019
     Nonfat Dry Milk, Human  270,489   275,401   281,847          4.2       2.3
     3/ Stocks held by manufacturers at all points and in transit.

                                         Manufacturers' shipments 4/
                           End of month stocks (1000 pounds)  Percent Change from
                                 May     April       May          May     April
     Product                    2018      2019      2019         2018      2019
     Nonfat dry milk, human  143,020   173,315   160,758         12.4      -7.2
     4/ For dry products, shipments of bulk goods.
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     JESSICA MUELLER, 608-422-8589
     Email: jessica.mueller@usda.gov

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