Thursday, 28 January 2016 09:15

Fonterra revises forecast payout

Fonterra has dropped its forecast farmgate milk price for the 2015-16 season by 45c to $4.15/kgMS.

Published in General News

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Published in General News
Thursday, 17 December 2015 11:26

Ag twits

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Published in Opinion
Wednesday, 16 December 2015 15:37

Fonterra sells Australian yoghurt business

Fonterra is selling its Australian yoghurt and dairy dessert business to Parmalat Australia Pty Ltd.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 01 December 2015 13:11

Higher returns demanded

Fonterra farmers are looking forward to higher returns as a result of the co-op's capital expenditure.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 25 November 2015 11:29

Stay the course despite headwinds - Spierings

Fonterra chief executive Theo Spierings says the co-op must "stay the course" despite market uncertainty.

Published in General News

Fonterra will focus on 'tier three' and 'four' cities in its bid to double sales in China in the next five years to $10 billion per annum, chief executive says.

Published in General News
Thursday, 19 November 2015 10:17

Fonterra exits US joint venture

Fonterra will sell its 50% interest in DairiConcepts, the co-op's US joint venture with Dairy Farmers of America (DFA).

Published in General News

Fonterra is setting up hubs of entrepreneurial young people to develop new business models, says Fonterra chief executive Theo Spierings.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 17 November 2015 08:39

High prices in China not good for NZ

On-shelf dairy prices for consumers in China are too high so demand is not growing, says Fonterra's chief executive Theo Spierings.

Published in General News

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