The UK flour milling industry consists of 32 companies, operating a total of 53 milling sites. 31 of these companies are nabim members, operating 51 milling sites between them. nabim member companies account for 99% of UK flour production. Wheat is the industry’s main raw material, with approximately 5 million tonnes milled annually to produce approximately 4 million tonnes of flour for consumption as food. Approximately 1.6 million tonnes of flour are produced by the starch and bioethanol industries.
These pages provide further statistics relevant to the activities of the flour milling industry in the UK.