Dairy Market

Ornua PPI sees lift for April on back of stronger returns

Ornua PPI sees lift for April on back of stronger returns

The Ornua PPI (Purchase Price Index) has risen for the month of April, once again driven by stronger butter and...

May 6, 2021

GDT index drops slightly in latest event

GDT index drops slightly in latest event

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has recorded a slight drop to mark back-to-back decreases for the first time this...

May 4, 2021

Ornua market insight: What’s in store for dairy for the rest of 2021?

Ornua market insight: What’s in store for dairy for the rest of 2021?

With the first quarter of 2021 over and done with, the rest of the year should be “relatively stable” from...

April 27, 2021

What has driven sales and profit for Ornua in 2020?

What has driven sales and profit for Ornua in 2020?

2020 was an impressive year of growth for Irish dairy exporter Ornua, which saw operating profit up a whopping 69%...

April 21, 2021

GDT sees marginal fall in latest auction

GDT sees marginal fall in latest auction

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has posted a marginal index decrease in its most recent auction. The most recent...

April 20, 2021

GDT index records slight increase in latest auction

GDT index records slight increase in latest auction

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has posted a marginal increase in index in its latest auction. The most recent...

April 6, 2021

Processors urged to ‘reflect Ornua returns’ in milk price

Processors urged to ‘reflect Ornua returns’ in milk price

Processors have been called on to increase the milk price returned to suppliers, and “at the very least reflect Ornua...

January 7, 2021

December PPI down marginally but returns ‘generally stable’

December PPI down marginally but returns ‘generally stable’

Ornua’s Purchase Price Index (PPI) has slipped marginally for the month of December, the Irish dairy exporter has confirmed. In...

January 6, 2021

Latest GDT auction marks 4 index increases on the trot

Latest GDT auction marks 4 index increases on the trot

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has posted a strong increase in the first auction of 2021 to mark four...

January 5, 2021

Latest auction sees GDT index record 3 boosts on the bounce

Latest auction sees GDT index record 3 boosts on the bounce

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has recorded a small increase in its latest event to make it three consecutive...

December 15, 2020

GDT index lifts in latest auction for back-to-back increases

GDT index lifts in latest auction for back-to-back increases

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has lifted in its latest auction to record back-to-back increases. The most recent auction...

October 6, 2020

Outlook ‘generally positive’ for August milk price

Outlook ‘generally positive’ for August milk price

The outlook for milk price remains “generally positive” ahead of co-ops deciding their August milk price, according to the Irish...

September 8, 2020

Slight decrease for GDT index in latest auction

Slight decrease for GDT index in latest auction

The latest Global Dairy Trade (GDT) auction has concluded with a slight decrease to the index, marking the first dip...

July 21, 2020

Market analysis: European butter quotes drop to lowest level since 2016

Market analysis: European butter quotes drop to lowest level since 2016

European dairy markets are continuing to reel from the economic impact of Covid-19 internationally, with European butter quotation dropping to...

April 21, 2020

Market analysis: What are the drivers of the dairy decline?

Market analysis: What are the drivers of the dairy decline?

Weaker demand and increasing supply paint a difficult economic scene for EU dairy and further afield, as prices continue to...

April 7, 2020

Exceptional dairy aid measures under the microscope of EU auditors

Exceptional dairy aid measures under the microscope of EU auditors

The European Court of Auditors is examining the exceptional measures the EU has taken to counteract the dairy market disturbances...

October 22, 2019

Ten-hour talks between French dairy farmers and processors end in deadlock

Ten-hour talks between French dairy farmers and processors end in deadlock

Mediation talks between Europe’s largest dairy group Lactalis and French milk producers over milk price ended in deadlock last night. French...

August 26, 2016

Kerry Group revenues steady despite challenging market conditions

Kerry Group revenues steady despite challenging market conditions

Kerry Group revenue was broadly unchanged over the first half of the year at €3 billion reflecting good volume growth...

August 4, 2016