Dairy Exports

UK moves to delay border control changes by 6 months

UK moves to delay border control changes by 6 months

The UK government has announced its decision to delay deadlines for changing border controls in relation to the import of...

March 11, 2021

Virtual trade events held with 5 countries to boost dairy exports

Virtual trade events held with 5 countries to boost dairy exports

A series of virtual meetings have been held by Irish officials with countries which have been identified as having strong growth...

February 17, 2021

6 areas of attention for dairy industry following ‘stellar’ 2020 performance

6 areas of attention for dairy industry following ‘stellar’ 2020 performance

Irish dairy and specialised nutrition exports delivered a “stellar performance” for the Irish economy in 2020, when considering the challenges...

January 13, 2021

Ornua governance structural shake-up gets green light

Ornua governance structural shake-up gets green light

Ornua members have given the green light to undergo a governance structural shake-up of the Irish dairy exporting cooperative, which...

September 9, 2020

Brexit bill of more than €287 million for Irish dairy in event of no deal

Brexit bill of more than €287 million for Irish dairy in event of no deal

A Brexit trade agreement between the UK and EU must be reached before the end of the year –  or...

May 19, 2020

Dairy industry welcomes EU moves to bolster export credit insurance

Dairy industry welcomes EU moves to bolster export credit insurance

Moves by the European Commission to engage on a short consultation on the availability of private short-term export-credit insurance capacity...

March 24, 2020

Video: Ornua ‘keen to invest’ as €30m Avila plant comes online

Video: Ornua ‘keen to invest’ as €30m Avila plant comes online

More than 35,000t of Irish cheese, butter and casein can now be produced by Ornua Ingredients Europe on an annual...

November 7, 2019

US tariff hike to cost Irish dairy exports €40 million – Ornua CEO

US tariff hike to cost Irish dairy exports €40 million – Ornua CEO

The recently announced US tariff of 25% on Irish cheese and butter exports would mean €40 million in duties on...

November 7, 2019

How will Ornua’s new Spanish facility benefit Irish farmers?

How will Ornua’s new Spanish facility benefit Irish farmers?

Yesterday, Tuesday, November 5, saw the official opening of Ornua’s €30 million cheese facility in Avila, Spain. The managing director...

November 6, 2019

‘Unwelcome barrier’: Ornua renews calls for EU-US settlement

‘Unwelcome barrier’: Ornua renews calls for EU-US settlement

Ornua – the Irish dairy exporter cooperative behind the Kerrygold brand – has urged both the EU and US trade...

October 3, 2019

New 25% US tariffs on Irish dairy ‘hugely disappointing’

New 25% US tariffs on Irish dairy ‘hugely disappointing’

The decision made by the US to introduce additional trade tariffs of 25% on Irish dairy products has been described...

October 3, 2019

Brexit tariffs could see €400 million threat to dairy exporters

Brexit tariffs could see €400 million threat to dairy exporters

UK tariffs on dairy imports could result in a €400 million threat on Irish dairy exporters, if such tariffs are...

February 21, 2019

Premiere of ‘A True Taste of Kerrygold’ kicks off new global campaign

Premiere of ‘A True Taste of Kerrygold’ kicks off new global campaign

Kerrygold is placing Ireland’s farming families at the fore of a major new global campaign that will reach over 36...

February 12, 2019

No-deal Brexit ‘could reduce beef and cheese exports by 90%’

No-deal Brexit ‘could reduce beef and cheese exports by 90%’

A no-deal Brexit could see a collapse of up to 90% in Irish beef and cheese exports to the UK,...

February 8, 2019

Ornua seeks top talent in new global campaign

Ornua seeks top talent in new global campaign

A global campaign has been rolled out by Ornua to showcase the world-class careers on offer at the “home of...

September 14, 2018

Food exports: ‘Seventh year of consecutive growth’

Food exports: ‘Seventh year of consecutive growth’

The Irish food and drink industry recorded its seventh year of consecutive growth in exports during 2016. Since 2010 the...

October 13, 2017

Value of Irish dairy exports to the UK drops 10% in 2016

Value of Irish dairy exports to the UK drops 10% in 2016

A decline of over 10% was recorded in the value of Irish dairy exports in 2016 to the UK at...

January 12, 2017

New food craze ‘pizza bomb’ helps drive Asian demand for dairy products

New food craze ‘pizza bomb’ helps drive Asian demand for dairy products

Novelty food trends, such as the ‘pizza bomb’ and Mickey Mouse shaped pizza are driving strong demand for cheese in...

May 23, 2016