Tuesday, 09 April 2019 10:25

Chinese appetite for dairy growing

Slowing economic activity in China isn’t affecting that nation’s appetite for dairy products.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 22 January 2019 09:55

Milk powder sell-off behind price hike

A big reduction in European stocks of skim milk powder (SMP) was behind its whopping 10.3% rise in price at last week’s auction, economists concur.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 11 December 2018 08:55

GDT rise unexciting – economists

Economists aren't too excited about last week’s 2.2% overall lift in the Global Dairy Trade price index.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 27 September 2016 11:55

Algerians to thank for Fonterra jump

Fonterra surprised observers last week by announcing an early upgrade of its milk price; the GlobalDairyTrade (GDT) price index lift of just 1.7% was lower than expected, says ASB’s senior rural economist Nathan Penny.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 13 September 2016 10:37

GDT signals super start to spring

“A super start to spring” is how Rabobank dairy analyst Emma Higgins describes the third consecutive significant rise on the Global Dairy Trade (GDT) event platform.

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