Dairy Trade

Global milk production sees first growth decrease since 2019

Global milk production sees first growth decrease since 2019

After more than two years of uninterrupted growth, global milk production is down, with growth expected to dip into negative...

December 9, 2021

High EBI ‘virtual sale’ returns to Cashel Mart this Friday

High EBI ‘virtual sale’ returns to Cashel Mart this Friday

Following the success of the most recent ‘virtual sale’ of dairy heifers, Cashel Mart in Co. Tipperary is set to...

October 19, 2021

Video: Cashel Mart unveils new dairy-cow sale method

Video: Cashel Mart unveils new dairy-cow sale method

Cashel Mart in Co. Tipperary is set to host a ‘virtual sale’ of Elite Economic Breeding Index (EBI) weanling and...

August 21, 2021

‘EU dairy is seeing extreme volatility’ as prices move sharply lower

‘EU dairy is seeing extreme volatility’ as prices move sharply lower

Similar to almost every other market at the moment, EU dairy is seeing extreme volatility as prices have moved sharply...

March 18, 2020

Dutch dairy commodity prices fall for a consecutive time

Dutch dairy commodity prices fall for a consecutive time

Official Dutch dairy commodity prices have fallen for a further consecutive week, according to Dairy Industry News. Dairy Industry News...

March 4, 2020

EU dairy outlook forum takes place in Dublin this week

EU dairy outlook forum takes place in Dublin this week

The EU Dairy Outlook and Educational Forum is currently underway in Dublin this week, with the conference beginning today, Thursday,...

September 5, 2019

‘Dairy price ducks refuse to line up’

‘Dairy price ducks refuse to line up’

The dairy price ducks refuse to line up, according to Nathan Penny, Rural Economist with ASB bank in New Zealand....

February 20, 2016

Dairy exports from Ireland to China are up 25% on last year – Coveney

Dairy exports from Ireland to China are up 25% on last year – Coveney

Dairy exports from Ireland to China are up 25% on last year, the Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney has said....

September 14, 2015

Irish milk prices to fall 1.3% for August supplies

Irish milk prices to fall 1.3% for August supplies

Milk prices are set to fall again for August returns, according to latest figures from the Milk Market Observatory (MMO)....

September 9, 2015

Global Dairy Trade falls again (Kiwi farmers face worst spring in 25 years)

Global Dairy Trade falls again (Kiwi farmers face worst spring in 25 years)

Dairy product prices fell again at the most recent Fonterra Global Dairy Trade (GDT) auction. The event represents the ninth...

July 15, 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

Why latest Fonterra annoucement could hit dairy trade

Why latest Fonterra annoucement could hit dairy trade

Fonterra announced last week that it is set to increase the volume of product it puts up for sale on the...

March 30, 2015

Why Fonterra’s latest GDT auction dipped almost 9%

Why Fonterra’s latest GDT auction dipped almost 9%

Dairy markets have reassessed the New Zealand production outlook, according to economists at New Zealand’s ASB bank and this drove much...

March 18, 2015

Dairy heifer prices up €100 on last year

Dairy heifer prices up €100 on last year

Friesian heifer prices have risen significantly in recent weeks, according to Listowel Mart Manager, Barney O’Connell. Having hosted a significant...

February 20, 2015

Prices rise again at Global Dairy Trade auction

Prices rise again at Global Dairy Trade auction

Fonterra’s Global Dairy Trade for dairy products saw prices rise by 1.0% in the latest auction, which took place today...

January 20, 2015

‘China holds the key to future tenor of international dairy markets’

‘China holds the key to future tenor of international dairy markets’

China re-entering the world dairy market with a degree of serious intent will be the sign that international milk prices...

January 5, 2015

Dairy farmers warned of possible New Zealand/EU trade deal

Dairy farmers warned of possible New Zealand/EU trade deal

Concerns have been voiced for the Irish dairy farmers as New Zealand pushes for a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with...

December 18, 2014

Does latest fall at Fonterra auction hide positive signals?

Does latest fall at Fonterra auction hide positive signals?

Despite a slight reduction at the latest Fonterra Global Dairy Trade (GDT) auction, the event may hide key positive indicators...

December 5, 2014