Wednesday, 20 April 2016 13:55

Value add key to dairy woes – PM

Prime Minister John Key says Fonterra is moving up the value added chain as best it can, but needs to do more.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 20 April 2016 11:55

Crucial to survive the bad years

Fonterra farmers have been told their longevity in business will be determined by their performance during their worst years.

Published in General News
Monday, 04 April 2016 17:55

EU milk production slowing

EU milk production growth is slowing, says ASB's rural economist Nathan Penny.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 02 March 2016 11:04

GDT lift shows better sentiment

The GlobalDairyTrade price index was up 1.4% over night, with whole milk powder up 5.5%.

Published in General News
Friday, 15 January 2016 11:57

Biggest food price fall since 2012

A drop in fresh milk prices by 14% contributed to food prices falling by 1.3% in the year to December 2015, Statistics New Zealand says.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 18 November 2015 08:48

Dairy prices drop again

It's been another bad morning for the dairy industry.

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
Wednesday, 11 November 2015 08:55

Cost price the key

NZ dairy farmers need to keep the focus on the cost of production, because New Zealand is the only system in the world that can live through the current volatility, says Fonterra chief executive Theo Spierings.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 10 November 2015 09:07

Why doesn’t Fonterra outdo the others?

Fonterra board aspirant Ashley Waugh is questioning why the co-op's payout is never substantially ahead of other milk processors.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 13 October 2015 12:00

Fonterra predicts price rise

Global Dairy Trade prices are coming back relatively quickly and Fonterra expects whole milk powder prices to keep climbing over the next six months, says Fonterra chairman John Wilson.

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