Prices of liquid milk, cheese, and curd increased in UK
Prices are 3.1% higher than a year earlier.
Factory-gate prices for cheese and curd also increased in April, up 0.4% compared to March.
With rises recorded in most months since August 2016, cheese & curd prices were 8.3% higher this April than in the same month last year.
According to the most recent data, retail prices for fresh milk fell between March and April 2017 (0.5%).
Retail cheese prices also fell, down 2.2% over the same period.
For fresh milk, retail selling prices in April were 0.9% higher than a year earlier while retail prices for cheese were level. ■