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Supply drop starts to bite, says Rabobank

Milk supply from dairy export regions has fallen sharply, by 2.6m tonnes in the second half of 2016, with milk volumes from Oceania and Europe severely challenged, according to agricultural bank Rabobank’s Dairy Quarterly Q4 2016 report.

Who is to blame

It is a measure of the stress the agricultural and dairy industries have been under during the past two years, when I witnessed a dustup between EU Agriculture Minister Phil Hogan and Hochland’s CEO Peter Stahl at the European Dairy Association’s Annual Congress in Nice, France.

Dairy trade faces headwinds, says Rabobank

The trade in dairy products has suffered a number of massive blows in the last three years and is set to continue face headwinds going forward, according to Kevin Bellamy, global dairy strategist at Rabobank.

In the same boat

To say it has been an eventful week is an understatement. I am not sure I’ve seen so many people react in such an emotional way to world events.

Earthquake update from Fonterra

Fonterra has confirmed all of its staff in New Zealand are safe following the earthquake overnight and there is no major damage to any of its manufacturing sites.

Milk flows despite low prices

In a year which saw the lowest milk prices in at least 20 seasons, milk production declined just 1.5%, according to the New Zealand Dairy Statistics.

Yili buys Shengmu Organic in China

Dairy giant Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group is set to buy China Shengmu Organic Milk to expand in the high-end milk products market, according to China Daily.

Bryans promoted to lead IDF

Dr Judith Bryans, chief executive of Dairy UK has been elected president of the International Dairy Federation (IDF) at the World Dairy Summit held in Rotterdam, Netherlands.