Arla reports flat financial performance in 2023
Lorcan Roche Kelly
Co-operative pays higher than expected dividend to farmers.
14 February 2024 Markets
Dairy Trends: European prices respond to GDT increases
There was a more upbeat trading environment for European dairy products this week, writes Aidan Brennan.
9 February 2024 News
Dairy markets justify milk price rise - IFA
Most farmers need a base price in excess of 40c/l to sustain their businesses going forward, IFA dairy chair Stephen Arthur has said.
Ornua PPI down for January, reflecting 'quieter demand'
Ornua has said that there has been seasonally quieter market demand through the month of January.
8 February 2024 News
Dairy Trends: GDT records a 4.2% rise, cementing confidence
The most recent Global Dairy Trade auction recorded a 4.2% price rise, cementing confidence in the recovery.
7 February 2024 Markets
Strong butter prices lift GDT 4.2%
The GDT is at levels that have not been seen in over a year, with butter driving the index rise.
7 February 2024 News
Dairy Trends: European prices continue to fall but GDT pulse remains firm
Confidence in dairy markets is taking a wobble in Europe, but all eyes will be on next week's GDT auction, writes Aidan Brennan.
31 January 2024 Markets
Dairy Trends: GDT pulse prices rising but European spot prices dropping
Prices at the pulse auction for whole milk powder and skim milk powder increased again this week, but the European spot market price continues to dip, writes Aidan Brennan.
24 January 2024 Markets
Dairy Trends: GDT increases by 2.3% as prices keep climbing
Prices at the Global Dairy Trade increased by 2.3% at this week's auction, leading to a 22.7% increase since September.
17 January 2024 Markets
GDT increases 2.3% with butter the big winner
Butter increased by 5.8% to €5,426/t, the largest proportional increase of any product traded at the latest GDT auction.
16 January 2024 News
Dairy Trends: European prices dip but still ahead of GDT
As global dairy supplies tail off, prices for the key commodities are holding firm at the Global Dairy Trade, writes Aidan Brennan.
10 January 2024 Markets
Dairy Trends: GDT gets off to a good start
The first Global Dairy Trade auction of 2024 got off to a positive start, while European traders are still on holidays.
3 January 2024 Markets