Wednesday, 10 July 2019 10:55

Forecasts steady as demand holds

Banks are mainly holding firm on their forecasts of $7/kgMS despite last week’s flat Global Dairy Trade result – a small decline of 0.4% in the overall price index.

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Wednesday, 03 July 2019 09:55

$8 lamb on the cards

Sheep farmers are in for another year of solid returns, says ASB’s senior rural economist Nathan Penny.

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Tuesday, 25 June 2019 09:55

$7 payout still on the cards

Economists are still sticking to a 2019/20 season forecast of around $7/kgMS despite the 3.8% drop in the Global Dairy Trade overall price index last week.

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Was last week’s 3.4% drop in the Global Dairy Trade overall price index a warning sign or a temporary dip? Economists are divided.

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Friday, 08 March 2019 14:42

Lamb prices remain strong

Lamb prices look set to bottom out just below $7/kg as the end of the season nears, according to ASB senior rural economist Nathan Penny.

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Thursday, 28 February 2019 15:43

New dairy price cycle looming

Conditions are in place for the start of a new dairy price cycle, says ASB senior rural economist, Nathan Penny.

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Friday, 22 February 2019 14:09

Milk solids up again

Milk production is continuing to boom.

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Thursday, 07 February 2019 10:39

More milk means lower prices

Strong milk production in New Zealand is putting downward pressure on global dairy prices.

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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.

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Friday, 18 January 2019 12:21

Lamb prices running out of steam

The gap is closing between 2019 season and 2018 season prices, says ASB senior rural economist Nathan Penny.

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