The Ornua purchasing price index (PPI) is up once again for October. The result, which was published Wednesday 4 November, put the index at 104.1 up from 102.8.

When adjusted for the Ornua value payment and accounting for 7c/l assumed processing costs, it puts the October equivalent milk price at 31c/l excl VAT (32.7c/l incl VAT), up from 30.4c/l (32 c/l incl VAT) in September.