FrieslandCampina

FrieslandCampina raises guaranteed milk price for December

FrieslandCampina raises guaranteed milk price for December

FrieslandCampina has set a guaranteed price for raw milk of €30.00 per 100kg of milk for December 2015, the equivalent...

December 3, 2015

FrieslandCampina raises October milk price

FrieslandCampina raises October milk price

FrieslandCampina has raised its guaranteed price for raw milk for October 2015 to €29.00 per 100kg of milk which is...

October 8, 2015

FrieslandCampina holds its September milk price at 27.55c/L

FrieslandCampina holds its September milk price at 27.55c/L

FrieslandCampina is to hold its guaranteed price for raw milk for September 2015 at €28.50 per 100kg of milk which is...

September 1, 2015

FrieslandCampina reports first half profit of €192m

FrieslandCampina reports first half profit of €192m

FrieslandCampina has reported a first half profit of €192m, up 85% on the first half of 2014. Margins rose due...

August 27, 2015

FrieslandCampina cuts August milk price to 27.55c/L

FrieslandCampina cuts August milk price to 27.55c/L

FrieslandCampina has cut its guaranteed milk price for raw milk for August to €28.50 per 100kg of milk which is the...

July 30, 2015

Nestlé remains world’s largest dairy company; turnover of €20.9 billion

Nestlé remains world’s largest dairy company; turnover of €20.9 billion

Nestlé remains the world’s largest dairy company, with a turnover of €20.9 billion in 2014, according to Rabobank. The Global...

July 29, 2015

World dairy leader expects stock piling of food in Greece

World dairy leader expects stock piling of food in Greece

One of the world’s largest dairy exporters is expecting stockpiling of food in Greece and has increased the quantity of...

July 6, 2015

European milk production post quota still uncertain

European milk production post quota still uncertain

The reaction of European dairy farmers to the removal of milk quotas this month is still uncertain, according to according...

March 8, 2015

Are international milk prices beginning to stabilise?

Are international milk prices beginning to stabilise?

Two consecutive rises in milk prices at January Global Dairy Trade (GDT) auctions may have signalled that international dairy markets...

January 30, 2015

Major milk price drop announced for December 

Major milk price drop announced for December 

FrieslandCampina has announced a significant drop in its farmgate milk price for December. When calculated for Irish milk constituents, the...

December 1, 2014

‘Co-ops need to ensure profits go to farmers not shareholders’

‘Co-ops need to ensure profits go to farmers not shareholders’

The strength of co-ops is that they are farmer owned, but they must ensure that profits go to farmers not...

November 21, 2014

Milk, Fertiliser & Feed Price Index – Feed Prices Trends Positive, Milk Prices continue to slide

Milk, Fertiliser & Feed Price Index – Feed Prices Trends Positive, Milk Prices continue to slide

Together with our usual run down of International Milk Prices, this month we are also comparing Feed and Fertiliser price...

September 13, 2014

FrieslandCampina uncertain about the 2nd half of 2014, as profits fall in 1st half

FrieslandCampina uncertain about the 2nd half of 2014, as profits fall in 1st half

In announcing its results for the first half of 2014 FrieslandCampina stated that it is uncertain how the dairy trade...

August 28, 2014

International milk price slide may spur a call to action in Ireland

International milk price slide may spur a call to action in Ireland

With less than 250 days until the abolition of quotas, we see the Global Dairy Trade Whole Milk Powder price...

August 6, 2014

Environmental footprint of dairy products under the microscope

Environmental footprint of dairy products under the microscope

Major players in the European dairy sector have recently launched the work on the Dairy Environmental Footprint Pilot (‘DAIRY PEF’),...

July 20, 2014

International milk prices soften

International milk prices soften

  Having reached the halfway point of 2014, we are reflecting on a noticeable softening of milk prices since the...

July 3, 2014

Friesland Campina ups milk price for June

Friesland Campina ups milk price for June

The FrieslandCampina guaranteed price for raw milk for June 2014 is €42.00/100kg of milk. The guaranteed price is €1.75 higher...

June 6, 2014

International milk prices and markets continue to soften after peak prices

International milk prices and markets continue to soften after peak prices

It seems milk prices have peaked. It’s not a dramatic fall off in price, but Global Dairy Trade (WMP) is...

April 29, 2014