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DAIRY MARKET NEWS TO JULY 21, 2014

 

         Dairy Market News to July 21, 2014    

 

David Eric Brown
R.A. Chisholm Ltd
Global Dairy & Meat Traders Since 1938

 

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL DAIRY PRODUCT PRICES – POSTED JULY 18, 2014

http://agrihq.co.nz/assets/InternationalReport0718.pdf

Source: agrihq.co.nz

 

WORLD

GLOBAL INCREASE IN MILK PRODUCTION TO COME FROM DEVELOPING NATIONS

http://theglobaldairy.com/noticias/global-increase-in-milk-production-to-come-from-developing-nations-40366/

Source: Theglobaldairy.com posted July 21, 2014

 

KENYA / FRANCE

PRESIDENT TO MAKE MILLIONS FROM DANONE DEAL – Source: Dairy Industry Newsletter July 21, 2014

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta is set to earn millions of dollars from the sale of a family-owned stake in Brookside, Kenya’s largest dairy company. Last week Danone announced that they are acquiring a 40% stake in Brookside.

 

EU

MINISTERS FAIL TO STRIKE A DEAL ON DAIRY ISSUES

http://theglobaldairy.com/noticias/ministers-fail-to-strike-a-deal-on-dairy-issues-40361/

Source: Theglobaldairy.com July 21, 2014

 

EU / USA

IN EU CLAIMS ABOUT CHEESE NAMES A WHIFF OF HYPOCRISY

http://m.washingtonpost.com/blogs/in-the-loop/wp/2014/07/17/in-e-u-claims-about-cheese-names-a-whiff-of-hypocrisy/

Source: Washingtonpost.com posted July 17, 2014

 

FRANCE / NZ

DANONE SLAMS NZ HIGH COURT FOR UNDUE DELAY IN FONTERRA WPC CASE

http://www.dairyreporter.com/Manufacturers/Danone-slams-NZ-High-Court-for-undue-delay-in-Fonterra-WPC-case

Source: Dairyreporter.com posted July 21, 2014

 

INDIA

INDIA'S MILK PRODUCTION OVERTAKES EU – Source: Dairy Industry Newsletter July 21, 2014

Milk production in India is up by just over 4% in the past 12 months, according to a survey by the finance ministry. It has been the world’s top milk-producing country since 1997 (still mostly buffalo milk), ahead of the US and then China, but this is the first time that the total has has exceeded EU production. There are 75m dairy farms, according to the ministry.

 

INDIA / CHINA

INDIA KEEP CHINESE MILK BAN – Source: Dairy Industry Newsletter July 21, 2014

India will keep its embargo against Chinese milk at least until 2015. The import ban was introduced in 2008 during China’s melamine scandal. The prohibition extends to all products that contain milk constituents, including chocolate and animal feed.

 

AUSTRALIA

DAIRY PRICES LOOK PRECARIOUS

http://theglobaldairy.com/noticias/dairy-prices-look-precarious-40357/

Source: Theglobaldairy.com posted July 18, 2014

 

USA

U.S. DAIRIES DEALING WITH NEW AND DIFFERENT SMP PRICING DYNAMIC

http://www.dairyreporter.com/Commodities/US-dairies-dealing-with-new-and-different-SMP-pricing-dynamic

Source: Dairyreporter.com July 21, 2014

 

USA

USDA QUESTIONS GLOOM ON CHINA DAIRY IMPORTS

http://theglobaldairy.com/noticias/usda-questions-gloom-on-china-dairy-imports-40364/

Source: Theglobaldairy.com posted July 21, 2014

 

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