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Exports of cheese from Britain have increased in the first three months of the year with worldwide sales up 29% to almost £143 million.
Fonterra has announced an investment of almost $20 million (€12.6m) at its Te Rapa site to meet growing demand for cream cheese and mini-dish butter.
Ornua has published a review of its 2016 operational and financial performance. It delivered a strong trading performance in 2016 and turnover rose by 9%, on a like for like basis, to €1.75 billion.
Stephen Jones, director and co-founder, Somerdale International
A better balance between supply and demand over the last year has improved prices, despite the build-up of EU intervention stocks in 2016, says a new report on milk ingredients from 3A Business Consulting.
Sales of almost £4 million (€4.7m) for dairy products from Northern Ireland companies were achieved over the past two years from a major marketing initiative part funded by the European Union.
Pierluigi Christophe Orunesu, managing director, Eurolactis Italia
Danone has launched a €1 billion efficiency programme. CEO Emmanuel Faber notes, “While we delivered a robust performance in 2016, the challenges we faced, including a slower turnaround of dairy in Europe and major market volatility, are a clear case to step up in our ability to seize consumer opportunities and improve our efficiency.
Tetra Pak has announced it plans to build a new plant at its Rayong site in Thailand, dedicated to producing closures for carton packaging.
According to new research from Euromonitor International, foods and beverages offering health benefits, such as free-from, and organic properties, drove value sales in 2016, with organic increasing by 6.8 percent to reach US$36 billion (€33.8bn) and free-from increasing by 7% to reach US$32 billion (€30bn).
Interest in Austrian products is growing in China, Salzburg Milch reported last week. Another example of cross-border trade is Fonterra’s move to make whiter butter for the Middle Eastern market.
Somerdale International has for the first time commenced the export of a range of British cheeses to The Philippines.
The US Dairy Export Council (USDEC) says that former US Department of Agriculture secretary Tom Vilsack has joined the organisation as president and CEO, effective 1 February.