Roundup: Dairy glut sparks concerns for New Zealand economic recovery

Friday, 18 July 2014 10:31 Published in News & Updates

New Zealand - WELLINGTON, July 16 (Xinhua) -- A slump in global dairy prices could threaten the pace of New Zealand's economic recovery, as farmers at the center of the country's pillar industry strive to pay down debt on diminishing incomes,....Read more 

Policy watch: The reshaping of north India – the Amul way

Monday, 07 July 2014 16:05 Published in News & Updates

India - Within the next two years Amul will expand to two more major states – Uttar Pradesh (UP) and Punjab. That will further enlarge the market footprint of Amul and Sagar brands, both of which are owned by 3.3 million milk producers of Gujarat. ...Read more 

Aus & NZ Dollar Exchange Rates Under Pressure From Lowest Dairy Prices in 18 Months

Monday, 07 July 2014 16:04 Published in News & Updates

Currency News, UK - The Australian Dollar (AUD) exchange rate remained above the 94 cents level against the US Dollar (USD) at the start of the week as it continued to benefit from a weakened ‘Greenback’. ...Read more 

Opening milk prices announced

Thursday, 26 June 2014 16:01 Published in News & Updates

Australian Dairy Farmer - Murray Goulburn (MG) and Fonterra have announced opening milk prices today - with MG trumping its competitors putting $6 kilogram milk solid on the tableMG's opening milk price of $6 a kilogram milk solids (weighted-average available)...Read more 

Milk prices to rise in July

Thursday, 19 June 2014 16:13 Published in News & Updates

Manila, Philippines - After garlic and sugar, now milk prices will increase effective July 1. Several manufacturers submitted their proposals for an increase in their suggested retail prices (SRPs) of milk, DTI Undersecretary Victorio Mario Dimagiba said in a statement. ...Read more