Dairy Market

5th decline in 7 weeks for EU butter as dairy prices ease

5th decline in 7 weeks for EU butter as dairy prices ease

It was a negative week for the EU quotations overall this week with butter, skim milk powder (SMP) and whey’s...

July 21, 2021

GDT drops again to mark consecutive 7 index falls

GDT drops again to mark consecutive 7 index falls

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has recorded another decrease to mark seven consecutive index falls over the last three...

July 20, 2021

Dairy analysis: Commodity prices remain under pressure

Dairy analysis: Commodity prices remain under pressure

Dairy commodity prices remained under pressure over the last couple of weeks, according to multi-national financial services firm StoneX. Outlining...

July 15, 2021

Ornua PPI rises once again for June amid stronger returns

Ornua PPI rises once again for June amid stronger returns

The Ornua PPI (Purchase Price Index) has risen for the month of June, driven by “generally stronger returns” across the...

July 7, 2021

GDT ‘hit for 6’ as powder and cheddar figures dip

GDT ‘hit for 6’ as powder and cheddar figures dip

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has recorded another drop to mark six consecutive decreases over the last three months...

July 6, 2021

Dairy analysis: Global milk supplies starting to outweigh demand

Dairy analysis: Global milk supplies starting to outweigh demand

European dairy commodity prices came under further pressure this week as strengthening global milk supplies are beginning to outweigh the...

July 2, 2021

Alltech ONE: ‘The dairy story is not told well enough’

Alltech ONE: ‘The dairy story is not told well enough’

During the Alltech ONE event, Dr. Torsten Hemme, the CEO and founder of the International Farm Comparison Network (IFCN) – gave...

June 25, 2021

GDT index dips again to mark 5 decreases on the trot

GDT index dips again to mark 5 decreases on the trot

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has recorded a slight drop to mark five consecutive decreases over the last two...

June 15, 2021

Lakeland Dairies announces milk price for May

Lakeland Dairies announces milk price for May

Lakeland Dairies has become the first processor to reveal its milk price for the month of May – revealing an...

June 11, 2021

Milk prices: ‘Low and slow’ feel ‘making suppliers suspicious’

Milk prices: ‘Low and slow’ feel ‘making suppliers suspicious’

A “low and slow” feel to the actions of some milk processors is making supplier farmers suspicious, according to the...

June 11, 2021

Ornua PPI sees lift for May amid stronger product returns

Ornua PPI sees lift for May amid stronger product returns

The Ornua PPI (Purchase Price Index) has risen for the month of May, driven by “generally stronger returns” across the...

June 2, 2021

GDT drops slightly for fourth consecutive auction

GDT drops slightly for fourth consecutive auction

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has recorded a slight drop to mark four consecutive decreases over the last two...

June 1, 2021

Dairy analysis: Commodity prices remain well supported

Dairy analysis: Commodity prices remain well supported

Dairy commodity prices have remained well supported in recent weeks as big Chinese demand continues to outweigh increasing milk supplies,...

May 28, 2021

Carbery Group sets milk price for April

Carbery Group sets milk price for April

Carbery Group has become the latest processor to set its milk price for April supplies, revealing its decision to hold...

May 19, 2021

GDT sees slight drop for third consecutive decrease

GDT sees slight drop for third consecutive decrease

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has recorded a marginal drop to mark three consecutive decreases for the first time...

May 18, 2021

Dairy market analysis: Euro butter and SMP grind higher

Dairy market analysis: Euro butter and SMP grind higher

European butter’s recent run of declines came to an end this week while the European SMP index continued its grind...

May 16, 2021

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