Water for Arla Foods Group

Here we provide information on water consumption from all Arla sites. Find local dairies in the left column or more information on water supply in the table.

Country2005200620072008200920102011201220132014201520162017
Argentina91 64091 64093 304135 233165 717270 737289 688289 434260 757235 911116 032112 653107 794
Canada106 95325 860179 079188 867165 983211 853189 247191 347186 004155 18475 24159 86651 836
Denmark7 130 0656 643 6656 589 1946 401 8516 284 0476 290 9166 148 3946 181 6666 429 9266 794 2756 849 5107 264 0007 261 632
Finland821 619821 619821 619821 619659 849685 424685 279630 036448 925497 602485 174482 976505 534
Germany3 058 5573 058 5573 058 6293 058 6293 058 5573 039 3753 058 5722 803 9452 672 6623 222 0253 402 0013 375 1163 498 060
Netherlands800 187759 170799 115816 047826 844938 099847 111723 031710 465767 361909 432952 806888 566
Poland0002 8783 2165 3816 5314 0913 1053 6533 4392 6382 603
Saudi Arabia324 712292 646268 019193 283231 184232 154261 836197 593229 932257 874249 402213 900197 376
Sweden4 357 0664 243 6553 908 2463 706 3413 755 2933 789 6563 823 2193 749 3063 361 4293 338 0383 294 1193 214 8563 083 035
United Kingdom3 643 4943 642 2103 498 6383 690 2143 554 1773 535 2423 760 4863 672 1003 796 6323 834 9623 741 1493 626 0953 931 705
USA367 497367 497289 953188 437198 480230 379236 918273 844358 321374 230339 902323 884308 302
Total20 701 79019 946 51919 505 79619 203 39918 903 34719 229 21619 307 28118 716 39318 458 15819 481 11519 465 40119 628 79019 836 443
 

The increased water consumption in 2010 is caused by a more intensive processing that adds higher value to our dairy products. The low water consumption in 2009 is mainly caused by a lower production of milk powder and proteines in Denmark.