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The news this week of further Brexit wrangling in Parliament, complemented by the bungling of the foreign secretary in matters dealing with a British national presently in prison in Iran, don't really fill one with hope about how smoothly the transition to life outside the European Union will go for the United Kingdom, in light of the current government.
Dairy UK has published the White Paper report for 2017 which details the opportunities and challenges that the industry is facing over issues such as Brexit and consumer confidence in dairy foods.
Proposals for a period of transition, and protections for the Republic of Ireland and EU citizens living in the UK currently are welcome, but clarity on EU labour and farming subsidies is still needed, says Dr Judith Bryans, chief executive of Dairy UK.
Dairy UK is set to get a new chairman in the form of Paul Vernon, the CEO of Glanbia Cheese Ltd. He succeeds the very capable Dr David Dobbin in this important role, as the British dairy industry faces its most challenging years.
Dairy co-operative LacPatrick has unveiled a new operation in Northern Ireland that will allow it to process milk on both sides of the Irish border, specifically for the growing number of customers in the UK.
Lakeland Dairies has opened a new €40 million milk powder plant at its Bailieboro site in Cavan, Ireland.
Glanbia Co-op has transferred approximately €92 million worth of Glanbia plc shares to over 14,700 members.
Following its participation at Gulfood’s annual trade show, dairy co-operative LacPatrick has secured over €1.1m of sales of its LP spray dried whole milk and skimmed milk powder in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Global nutrition group Glanbia has announced its results for the six months up until 1 July 2017.
If WTO tariffs are applied post-Brexit, trade barrier rates will vary significantly depending on fat level and flavouring.
Northern Ireland’s biggest dairy co-operative Dale Farm has won multiple awards at the recent International Cheese Awards.
Brenda Davies has received the British Cheese Board (BCB) Industry Award at the International Cheese Awards in Nantwich, UK, the largest international cheese show.
Online sales of Northern Ireland’s Abernethy Butter have soared following support for the company’s hand-crafted products from celebrity chef Nigella Lawson.
Leading figures from the global dairy sector will gather in Belfast, Northern Ireland, later this year to discuss the greatest issues facing the industry.
Global milk production levels continue to recover following the sharp contraction in late 2016, according to the Rabobank Global Dairy Quarterly Q2 2017.