Wednesday, 20 September 2017 09:06

Butter helps GDT do better

Fat-based products have once again led a rise in the GlobalDairyTrade (GDT) auction price index.

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Thursday, 14 September 2017 09:55

GDT eyes auction platform for European products

Fonterra's online dairy sale platform is looking at a joint auction for European dairy products.

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Wednesday, 06 September 2017 08:53

Little change in dairy prices

The latest GlobalDairyTrade (GDT) auction has resulted in little change in the price index.

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Wednesday, 16 August 2017 09:09

Disappointing GDT result

Last night’s Global Dairy Trade (GDT) auction was disappointing relative to market predictions, says Westpac senior market strategist Imre Speizer.

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Wednesday, 02 August 2017 10:24

WMP price up, GDT index down

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) auction overnight saw the price index drop 1.6%.

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Wednesday, 26 July 2017 07:55

Big burst by butter

Butter prices last week burst through the US$6000/tonne mark for the first time in GDT Event history, hitting US$6004/t for the tenth time this year.

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Wednesday, 19 July 2017 09:05

Butter’s dream run continues

Global Dairy Trade (GDT) star performer, butter enjoyed another strong jump in prices overnight.

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Tuesday, 11 July 2017 07:55

WMP stands out in auction

Although last week’s GDT price index eased 0.4%, the dairy auction was generally positive, especially the 2.6% lift for whole milk powder (WMP), says ANZ rural economist Con Williams.

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Wednesday, 05 July 2017 15:08

"Mild" fall in dairy prices

Westpac analyst Michael Gordon says dairy prices may fall slightly over the year as global production bounces back from last year’s depressed levels.
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Price signals for New Zealand farmers all point to healthy margins for dairy producers despite the slight drop in the GDT Event price index of 0.8% last week, says Rabobank dairy analyst Emma Higgins.

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