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Dairy Trends: butter jumps by €365/t as demand rises
Aidan Brennan
There was a huge increase in the price of butter on the European spot market this week, writes Aidan Brennan.
21 February 2024 Northern Ireland
Price increases at key dairy auctions
Dairy commodities got a welcome price boost at the GDT and Dutch Dairy Board auctions this week
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.
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
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
GDT starts 2024 with further price rise
There was positive price trends for dairy commodities at the first GDT event of 2024.
3 January 2024 Northern Ireland
GDT up, with butter and whole milk powder biggest winners
The index is the highest it has been since the trading event held on 21 February 2023.
2 January 2024 News
Dairy Trends: spot market drops but fundamentals sound
While there was a drop in the spot market price for dairy this week, the fundamentals of the market remain sound, writes Aidan Brennan.
13 December 2023 Markets
NI milk prices among worst in Europe - UFU
With dairy commodity markets on the rise, there is scope for NI milk processors to lift base prices, argue the UFU
6 December 2023 Northern Ireland
Six-in-a-row price boost for MPI
Dairy markets continue to see prices edge upwards, boosting the NI milk price indicator in the process.
29 November 2023 Northern Ireland
Positive price trends building in dairy markets
Dairy markets are showing signs of recovery, a trend reflected with the third consecutive increase for the milk price indicator in NI.
11 October 2023 Northern Ireland
Three-in-a-row price lift at GDT
There are positive signs emerging withing dairy markets following the third positive New Zealand GDT auction in a row
4 October 2023 Northern Ireland