Items filtered by date: February 2016
Monday, 29 February 2016 15:43 Published in News & Updates

Since coming to Viet Nam 20 years ago FrieslandCampina has remained one of the country's leading dairy companies. Viet Nam News speaks with Arnoud van den Berg, managing director of FrieslandCampina Vietnam, about the company's business in the country and prospects for the Vietnamese dairy industry in an integrated world. Read more...

Monday, 29 February 2016 15:42 Published in News & Updates

Dairy co-operative Murray Goulburn expects an ongoing oversupply of milk will keep prices for global dairy commodities low in the near to medium term. Read more...

Monday, 29 February 2016 15:41 Published in News & Updates

TAIPEI, Taiwan -- One rainy afternoon, I made my way past the winding alleys near Shuanglian traditional market, until I reached "Garage+" — a collaborative space for entrepreneurs to rent as offices for their business ventures. Read more...

Saturday, 27 February 2016 21:20 Published in News & Updates

Vietnam's biggest dairy company Vinamilk has closed a US$12.5 million deal to export baby formula to Middle Eastern countries, with shipments expected to increase by around 10 percent a year. Read more...

Thursday, 25 February 2016 22:38 Published in News & Updates

A series of "tectonic shifts" in the global dairy market are going to keep New Zealand export prices down for some time, a New York-based expert has told industry leaders. Read more...

Thursday, 25 February 2016 12:15 Published in News & Updates

Prime Minister John Key launched two significant dairy development projects in Colombo this afternoon, aimed at supporting Sri Lankan dairy farmers and boosting New Zealand’s role in Sri Lanka’s dairy industry. Read more...

Wednesday, 24 February 2016 15:06 Published in News & Updates

The Ministry of Industry and Trade’s mission led by deputy minister Nguyen Cam Tu together with 73 trade counselors and Vietnamese ambassadors visited the super milk plant of Vietnam Dairy Products Joint Stock Company (Vinamilk) in the southern province of Binh Duong on February 23, on occasion of their business trip to the Southern region. Read more...

Wednesday, 24 February 2016 05:40 Published in News & Updates

SHAH ALAM: Fonterra Brands (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd expects to double the volume of its dairy products’ sales this year, given a consistent growth in demand for its products here. Read more...

Wednesday, 24 February 2016 05:39 Published in News & Updates

A group of Australian dairy farmers and consultants recently travelled to Northeast China to see firsthand what Chinese farmers are doing to drive growth as consumption of Chinese dairy products have begun to soar, Read more...

Wednesday, 24 February 2016 05:37 Published in News & Updates

CANBERRA, Australia--Australia approved the sale of the country’s largest dairy to a Chinese buyer, bolstering the government’s assertion that it remains open to foreign investment despite mounting tensions over the purchase of prime agricultural land. Read more...

Wednesday, 24 February 2016 05:36 Published in News & Updates

Market analyst Research and Markets has found that factors such as rising demand due to an increasing affinity for Western cuisine have bolstered Vietnam’s dairy market—traditionally one of the lowest per-capita milk consumers in Southeast Asia. Read more...

Wednesday, 24 February 2016 05:35 Published in News & Updates

New Delhi, Feb. 20: Government scientists have released to industry a portable instrument that they say can detect within 45 seconds some of the commonest contaminants used to adulterate milk in the country. Read more...

Sunday, 14 February 2016 16:37 Published in News & Updates

This statistic shows the export share of Thai dairy products in 2014, broken down by type. In that year, buttermilk and yogurt accounted for a share of about 31 percent of total dairy exports. Read more...

Thursday, 11 February 2016 18:58 Published in News & Updates

Judging by results, you wouldn't hire John Key as a dairy futures trader. Sure the Prime Minister made a tonne of cash back in the day when his forte was trading foreign exchange. Read more...

Thursday, 11 February 2016 18:57 Published in News & Updates

Carbon Conscious (ASX:CCF) is Western Australia's newest dairy market player, and has already produced and delivered its first milk to a local processor as the company advances a long-term supply deal for fresh exports into China. Read more...

Thursday, 11 February 2016 18:55 Published in News & Updates

China will have its first draft animal husbandry and slaughtering standards code by June, according to the Chinese Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA), which is working with 30 domestic livestock breeding and slaughtering enterprises to draft the standards. Read more...

Thursday, 11 February 2016 08:09 Published in News & Updates

THERE are some cheery hay growers this week, having picked up news of higher prices being paid for their oaten hay contracted to hay ­exporters. Read more...

Thursday, 11 February 2016 08:08 Published in News & Updates

Western Australia's newest dairy market player Carbon Conscious (ASX:CCF) has produced and delivered its first milk to a local processor as the company advances a long-term supply deal for fresh exports into China. Read more...

Thursday, 11 February 2016 08:07 Published in News & Updates

NEW DELHI: India has logged a record milk production figure of 146.31 million tonnes in 2014-15 as compared to 137.7 million tonnes a year before. Read more...

Thursday, 11 February 2016 08:06 Published in News & Updates

India's milk production is estimated to increase to 146.31 million tonnes in 2015-16 while the per capita availability of milk has also increased to 302 gm -- more than the minimum quantity recommended by the WHO, Union Minister Radha Mohan Singh said today. Read more...

Wednesday, 10 February 2016 07:49 Published in News & Updates

HO CHI MINH CITY -- Vietnam Dairy Products, better known as Vinamilk, had sales of 40 trillion dong ($1.7 billion) in the year through December, up 14% on the year. Net profit attributable to shareholders of the parent company expanded 28% to 7.77 trillion dong, the company reported last week. Read more...

Wednesday, 03 February 2016 15:44 Published in News & Updates

A rural business analyst says it looks as though New Zealand has an over reliance on whole milk powder, as world dairy prices slump again but exports of high-value products like butter, cream and yoghurt from this country buck the trend. Read more...

Wednesday, 03 February 2016 15:43 Published in News & Updates

The full text of the EU-Vietnam free trade deal – which will give European exporters greater access to its population of 90 million – has been published. Read more...

Wednesday, 03 February 2016 15:42 Published in News & Updates

WELLINGTON, Feb 3 A sharp fall in prices at the Global Dairy Trade auction on Tuesday will add to pressure on New Zealand farmers, the majority of whom are already operating below break even. Read more...

Wednesday, 03 February 2016 15:41 Published in News & Updates

Are the extreme weather events like the cloud burst in Leh, heavy rains and flash floods in Uttarakhand in June, 2013 and in Chennai in November-December 2015, pointers of climate change? It is not as if the changes are happening suddenly. Read more...

Monday, 01 February 2016 08:48 Published in News & Updates

Vadodara/ Anand: The Kaira District Co-operative Milk Producers Union Limited, popularly known as Amul Dairy, on Friday inaugurated its modernized semen station at Ode village, some 19 km Anand. Read more...