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Dairy markets harden amid poor supply outlook
Declan O’Brien
There is now an acceptance among international dairy buyers that milk supplies are not bulletproof and will not rebound in the medium term.
Dairy commodities on an upward trend
Dairy commodities saw butter and powder prices increasing at the GDT and Dutch auctions.
12 May 2024 News
Consumer demand is crucial to milk price recovery - Rabobank
Rabobank says cautious spending on the part of European consumers has led to predictions of flat demand this year.
Dairy Trends: GDT price increases by 1.8%
Spot market prices in Europe were stable this week, while the GDT price index increased by 1.8%, writes Aidan Brennan.
8 May 2024 Markets
Small increase in GDT index
The trading event finished with the Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index up 0.1% on the previous auction a fortnight ago.
16 April 2024 News
Kerry Dairy Ireland joins Global Dairy Trade platform
Company will start offering product at GDT events later this month.
4 April 2024 News
GDT index rises following two consecutive drops
The fortnightly auction finished with the index up 2.8%.
2 April 2024 News
Mounting fears milk prices are stalling
While dairy sector officials insist that a collapse in milk prices is not imminent, they said returns were likely to plateau at current levels.
27 March 2024 News
GDT index falls for a second consecutive time
The trading event finished with the GDT index down 2.8% on the previous auction a fortnight ago.
19 March 2024 News
GDT index falls for first time since November
The trading event finished with the GDT index 2.3% down on the previous auction a fortnight ago.
5 March 2024 News
Price increases at key dairy auctions
Dairy commodities got a welcome price boost at the GDT and Dutch Dairy Board auctions this week
21 February 2024 Northern Ireland
GDT up, but European markets flat
There was a fifth successive price increase at the bi-monthly GDT auction, but markets within European are less buoyant.
7 February 2024 Northern Ireland