India :

According to the IFCN (International Farm Comparison Network) India comes at the top of milk producing countries. The total production of milk in India is 137.5 Million Tons with 4% fat and 3.3 % protein, that’s the standard milk fat and protein level.


United States Of America

Total Production of USA is 84.3 Million Tons with the same concentration of fat and protein.



Pakistan, a known agricultural country, comes to the third position with annual 41.6 Million Tons of milk production. One of the top milk processor, Nestle, is also working and processing milk in Pakistan. Nestle is the 4th major milk processing group in the world.

Other milk producers are following:

  • China
  • Brazil
  • Germany
  • Russian Fedrations
  • France
  • New Zeeland
  • United Kingdom

Top 5 milk production countries 2011 – 4 developing countries among the top 5
The top 5 countries:

  1. India
  2. USA
  3. Pakistan
  4. China and
  5. Brazil

This is just a brief over view of milk production. Pakistan and India have a good potential to produce large quantities of milk. All we need is to improve management and breed selection processes.

Jawad Ahmad is veterinary graduate from Asia's best veterinary university, University Of Veterinary And Animal Sciences, Lahore, Pakistan. He loves to blog and work as a freelance writer for biosciences niche. He joined "Veterinary Hub" in June 2013 as an author. He is currently a post-graduate student in Department of Pathology, University of Veterinary & Animal Sciences, Lahore.