Tuesday, 12 February 2019 08:55

Prices rise more and sharper

Dairy prices extended and quickened their ascent at last week’s GDT auction and were stronger than anticipated, says BNZ senior economist Doug Steel.

Published in General News
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.

Published in General News
Thursday, 07 February 2019 09:16

Big rise in dairy prices

Global dairy prices have seen one of their biggest jumps in recent years.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 22 January 2019 08:55

$6-plus payout looking likely

A farmgate milk price at the upper end of Fonterra’s forecast is now on the cards.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 16 January 2019 08:28

Dairy prices lift

Dairy prices are continuing their good run in 2019.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 19 December 2018 16:29

Bank lowers forecast despite GDT price rises

Global dairy prices posted their second increase in a row.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 11 December 2018 10:55

Global milk supply forces down milk price

Persistently strong global milk supply forced Fonterra to cut its milk price forecast last week by about 20-25 cents.

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
Wednesday, 05 December 2018 08:42

Too little too late?

On the eve of Fonterra revising its farmgate milk price, the overnight Global Dairy Trade auction (GDT) offered farmers some good news.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 27 November 2018 11:03

Milk price cut ‘will not surprise’

With production up 6.5% on last year for the peak of the season, a downward adjustment in Fonterra’s milk price will not be surprising, says BNZ senior economic Doug Steel.

Published in General News
 

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