Tears ahead for China-driven milk boom in New Zealand

Monday, 05 January 2015 15:49 Published in News & Updates

New Zealand - Uppity Kiwis feeling boastful about their dollar approaching parity with the  mighty Aussie might do well to stick to rugby for their kicks. Their  China-driven boom is coming to an end as quickly as Australia's. And they have  less to fall back on when it does..Read more 

Why India’s milk prices are soaring

Wednesday, 24 December 2014 08:05 Published in News & Updates

India - India’s wholesale price inflation is now close to zero, but don’t tell that to millions of parents who face relentlessly rising prices for milk—a great weapon against malnutrition—for their children every day. There has been a rise of 10% in inflation rate in milk on a year-on-year basis..Read more 

NZ farmers tighten tap on milk production as prices plunge

Thursday, 11 December 2014 16:40 Published in News & Updates

New Zealand - WELLINGTON, Dec 10 (Reuters) - New Zealand's Fonterra dairy co-operative cut the price it expects to pay farmers for milk to an eight-year low on Wednesday, responding to tumbling global dairy prices as production soars and buying from China and Russia falls..Read more 

UPDATE 2-NZ's Fonterra cuts dairy payout, sees slower Chinese demand

Thursday, 11 December 2014 16:35 Published in News & Updates

New Zealand - WELLINGTON, Dec 10 (Reuters) - New Zealand's Fonterra dairy co-operative cut the price it expects to pay farmers for milk to an eight-year low on Wednesday, responding to tumbling global dairy prices as production soars and buying from China and Russia falls..Read more 

Global milk price at 8-year low

Wednesday, 10 December 2014 16:11 Published in News & Updates

New Zealand - New Zealand’s Fonterra dairy co-operative cut the price it expects to pay  farmers for milk to an eight-year low today, responding to tumbling global dairy  prices as production soars and buying from China and Russia falls. The world’s largest dairy exporter said it expected Chinese demand to rise..Read more