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UK Cereals Usage by Millers Brewers & Maltsters


09 February 2012

Latest Cereals Usage by Millers, Brewers and Maltsters UK (December 2011)Latest Cereals Usage by Millers, Brewers and Maltsters UK (December 2011)

While brewers, maltsters and distillers total wheat and oats usage were up, total barley usage was down in December 2011.
UK Cereals Usage by Millers Brewers & Maltsters

Key Points of Wheat and Barley

In December 2011 compared with December 2010:

Wheat Usage:

  • The total amount of wheat milled was 545 thousand tonnes, down 8%.
  • The total amount of home grown wheat milled was 478 thousand tonnes, down 8%.
  • The total amount of imported wheat milled was 67 thousand tonnes, down 7%.
  • Brewers, maltsters and distillers total wheat usage was 53 thousand tonnes, up 53%.

Barley Usage:

  • Brewers, maltsters and distillers total barley usage was 149 thousand tonnes, down 1%.

Key Points of Oats

In October to December 2011 compared with October to December 2010:

Oats Usage:

  • The total amount of oats milled was 112 thousand tonnes, up 2%.

Oats usage - Crop Year

Wheat usage

Flour milling industry (including production of starch and bioethanol) UK - December 2011

Quantity and Origin of Wheat Milled by Month



Total Wheat Milled by Origin and Crop Year

Wheat usage

Brewing, distilling and malting industry UK - December 2011

Monthly usage of wheat by the Brewing, Distilling and Malting Industry



Wheat used by the Brewing, Distilling and Malting Industry - Crop Year

Barley usage

Brewing, distilling and malting industry UK - December 2011

Monthly usage of barley used by the Brewing, Distilling and Malting Industry



Barley used by the Brewing, Distilling and Malting Industry - Crop Year


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