Dairy Prices

Dairy analysis: European dairy markets continue upward drive

Dairy analysis: European dairy markets continue upward drive

European dairy markets continued a drive to the upside over the past few weeks with both butter and SMP [skim...

October 7, 2021

Dairy analysis: Butter and SMP see big gains as markets trend higher

Dairy analysis: Butter and SMP see big gains as markets trend higher

Dairy commodity markets continued to trend higher in recent weeks with both butter and SMP prices seeing big gains, according...

September 24, 2021

GDT bounce continues with back-to-back boosts in index

GDT bounce continues with back-to-back boosts in index

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has recorded a strong second lift in index, marking back-to-back increases in its latest...

September 7, 2021

GDT sees slight lift for first rise in 9 auctions

GDT sees slight lift for first rise in 9 auctions

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has recorded a small lift in index, marking an end to eight straight index...

August 17, 2021

Ornua PPI dips amid weaker butter and powder returns

Ornua PPI dips amid weaker butter and powder returns

The Ornua PPI (Purchase Price Index) has dropped slightly for the month of July, as a result of “weaker butter...

August 4, 2021

GDT index drops again to mark 8 straight decreases

GDT index drops again to mark 8 straight decreases

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has recorded yet another decrease to mark eight straight index falls over the last...

August 3, 2021

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

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

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

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

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

Dairy analysis: Butter and SMP trend continues in Europe

Dairy analysis: Butter and SMP trend continues in Europe

The recent trend of slightly weaker butter and firmer skim milk powder (SMP) continued in Europe over the last couple...

May 2, 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