High milk prices benefit dairy firms in China

Thursday, 04 September 2014 15:20 Published in News & Updates

China -The high market price for milk has generated considerable profits for dairy enterprises in mainland China, Shanghai's China Business News reports. Mengniu Deluxe-brand organic milk is sold for over 6 yuan (US$0.98) per 250ml
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NZ's Fonterra to tie-up with China's Beingmate on infant formula

Wednesday, 27 August 2014 16:32 Published in News & Updates

New Zealand - Fonterra, the world's largest dairy exporter, on Wednesday said it would take a stake in Chinese dairy processor Beingmate as it expands its presence in China's lucrative branded infant formula sector. ...Read more 

Little sign of rise in dairy prices

Thursday, 21 August 2014 16:24 Published in News & Updates

New Zealand - Dairy prices may have shown signs of stabilising but there is little sign of a strong rise soon. Overall prices in this week's GlobalDairyTrade auction fell 0.6%, although there was 3.4% rise in whole milk powder - New Zealand's key export - which was the first increase in WMP prices since mid-June. ...Read more 

How to milk gains out of the dairy industry

Thursday, 21 August 2014 16:24 Published in News & Updates

European Union - The dairy industry in the European Union is on the cusp of a massive shake-up. Come April 2015, a quota system that has limited milk production in member states for nearly 30 years is to be scrapped. ...Read more 

Chinese Dairy Imports Higher to End of May

Friday, 15 August 2014 14:29 Published in News & Updates

China - According to the recently published Rabobank Quarterly Q2 2014 report, global dairy prices softened throughout the second quarter of the year, a fact attributed to improved milk production in export regions and a combined easing of forward purchasing by China trader’s and buyers. ...Read more