US whole milk powder (WMP) prices are responding to global pressure – down -11% this week to levels below those in Europe and other global markets.
China’s large inventories will continue to put a brake on dairy imports this year, according to a US assessment.
A perfect storm of lower international milk prices, less raw milk and rising production costs have contributed to a net loss for Argentina’s largest dairy company.
Poland joins other major EU producers whose skimmed milk powder (SMP) prices are hovering just above intervention levels.
Russia is widening its net of dairy suppliers as the trade embargo is ‘softened’ but drags on. At the same time it is making things harder for its supposed allies.
Fonterra has revised down the price it expects to pay its farmer members for the 2014/15 milk season. But it is more optimistic about the year ahead.
New Zealand has sold slightly more milk powder this year, despite the drastic drop-off in Chinese buying.
EU skimmed milk powder (SMP) prices are hovering just above the intervention price – and at their lowest since the financial crash.
Trade in dairy products is forecast to grow by 2.7% in 2015 to 74 million tonnes of milk equivalent, as a result of strong milk production in exportin...
US cheese prices continue to trade well above global averages. Meanwhile both cheese and butter inventories are rising.
Ten Chinese milk formula (IMF) makers have been forced to shut their processing lines, and 48 products withdrawn from sale, over breaches to regulatio...
Reforms to the running of the globalDairyTrade auction are to be put out for public consultation in a few weeks’ time.
European cheesemakers are still taking a hit from the Russian trade embargo – but while overall EU earnings are down -17% year-on-year in the first th...
Indian dairy chief R.S Sodhi believes India will become neither a major exporter nor big importer over the next decade.
Negotiators at a 10-day Diplomatic Conference in Geneva this week approved a strengthening of the international registration system for protecting names that identify the...
Fonterra’s actions to shore up whole milk powder (WMP) have worked – with the price stabilising at the globalDairyTrade auction today (May 19).
Brazil’s leading dairy processors outstripped national average milk growth last year, with output expected to continue to rise in 2015.
Prices of infant milk formula (IMF) in China had dipped this week following news that China’s Food and Drug Administration has blacklisted some domestic dairy c...
The farmer members of the leading Dutch cheesemaker DOC Kaas have agreed to merge with Germany’s leading dairy company DMK.
Negotiators at a 10-day Diplomatic Conference in Geneva this week approved a strengthening of the international registration system for protecting names that id...