Displaying items by tag: Milk prices

Tuesday, 12 April 2016 13:55

Glimmer of light but keep toughing it out

The unexpected slight lift of 2.1% in the GlobalDairyTrade price index last week was a tiny glimmer of light at the end of the tunnel, commentators say.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 12 April 2016 12:20

Wide raft of helpful measures on offer

Helping farms through this tough patch and ensuring they maintain their low-cost advantage when the upturn arrives are key focus areas.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 06 April 2016 13:55

Arguments over EU milk control policy

European farmers have different views on potential milk supply control measures that were recently discussed at a Council of EU agriculture ministers.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 30 March 2016 11:55

Nothing is getting simpler

Profound changes in the overall structure of dairy markets and trade could have a lasting effect.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 29 March 2016 07:55

EU milk seen to be slowing – Wilson

Fonterra chairman John Wilson says he is absolutely confident dairying will recover back to sustainable pricing levels for farmers.

Published in General News
Friday, 18 March 2016 15:55

How wrong? — Editorial

Fonterra's 'Black Tuesday' announcement last week that the current season forecast payout will be cut to $3.90/kgMS poses a number of questions.

Published in Opinion
Wednesday, 16 March 2016 11:55

That’s just business – Fonterra

Fonterra says its decision to delay payments to some creditors by up to 90 days is nothing new and suppliers should "align" themselves to it.

Published in General News

Fonterra doesn't believe it will take much to change the global dairy market, but it expects very little change this year.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 09 March 2016 06:55

NZ loses influence on global prices

New Zealand appears to have lost its ability to influence global dairy prices, says Rabobank analyst Thomas Bailey.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 08 March 2016 11:55

$8kg/MS payout ‘will return’

The world has changed and we need to understand that, says Mike Petersen, special agricultural trade envoy.

Published in General News
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