Dairy Markets

Oruna says it has found markets for extra milk

Oruna says it has found markets for extra milk

Despite Ireland increasing milk production by 14% in April and 10% in May, the country will not find it difficult...

July 3, 2015

Slowdown in Kiwi dairy output growth forecast

Slowdown in Kiwi dairy output growth forecast

A report released by the New Zealand Department of Primary Industries was published last week, and has forecast a short...

June 15, 2015

EU wholesale dairy markets continue to fall in May

EU wholesale dairy markets continue to fall in May

EU wholesale markets for dairy products fell again in May as pressure from supply remains, according to Dairyco. Prices across most...

June 3, 2015

International milk prices soften again in May

International milk prices soften again in May

After an initial uplift in milk prices at the start of 2015, international milk prices have softened again over the...

May 25, 2015

International dairy consumption set to outstrip production

International dairy consumption set to outstrip production

Global consumption of dairy products is set to increase by 2.3% per annum over the next decade with output increasing...

May 21, 2015

US milk production to slow this year (but grow again in 2016)

US milk production to slow this year (but grow again in 2016)

Milk production growth in the US is set to be lower than expected this year, but is set to return...

May 15, 2015

Analysis: World wholesale dairy markets continue on downward path

Analysis: World wholesale dairy markets continue on downward path

Dairy product prices have continued to follow the downward path they have been on since early last year, according to...

May 12, 2015

‘EU milk production to grow by 1.2% in 2015’

‘EU milk production to grow by 1.2% in 2015’

EU milk production is projected to grow by 1.2% to 162.4m tonnes, the Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) of the United...

May 7, 2015

FrieslandCampina cuts its May milk price

FrieslandCampina cuts its May milk price

Continued pressure on dairy product prices has led to a further drop in the FrieslandCampina milk price. The guaranteed price...

April 29, 2015

‘End of quotas won’t deliver an unending good time for the dairy industry’

‘End of quotas won’t deliver an unending good time for the dairy industry’

Dairy farmers must take a considered approach to expanding their businesses in the wake of milk quotas ending, according to...

April 7, 2015

Dairy sector must become more export focussed – Hogan

Dairy sector must become more export focussed – Hogan

EU Agriculture Commissioner Phil Hogan believes that Europe’s dairy industry must develop an aggressive export policy in order to overcome...

April 7, 2015

Despite volatility, global dairy demand to grow by 2% – Rabobank

Despite volatility, global dairy demand to grow by 2% – Rabobank

Regardless of occasional depressed market conditions caused by volatility, Rabobank believes that medium-term global demand in the global dairy market...

March 16, 2015

Future dairy market trends unknown – ICOS

Future dairy market trends unknown – ICOS

Talk of a possible double dip recession taking place within international dairy markets over the coming months has been kicked...

February 22, 2015