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Tuesday, 22 September 2020 08:56

Prices expected to wax and wane

Expect more of the same as dairy prices on Global Dairy Trade (GDT) broke a two-month drought and posted an increase last week.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 25 August 2020 07:55

Second COVID-19 waves hit dairy prices

Second waves of COVID-19 around the world continue to weigh on dairy prices, according to Westpac senior agri economist Nathan Penny.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 28 July 2020 10:55

China keeps dairy prices high

Whole milk powder (WMP) prices are now sitting above pre-Covid-19 levels and New Zealand farmers can thank a resurging Chinese economy for that.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 08 April 2020 13:19

Surprise rise in dairy prices

Dairy prices overall were up slightly in last night’s Global Dairy Trade auction.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 24 March 2020 10:10

Is China back?

There was a silver lining to the fourth straight drop in global dairy prices last week: demand in China is recovering.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 28 January 2020 11:16

Milk price may go higher

Dry weather around New Zealand could restrict milk supply and squeeze global dairy prices higher, says Westpac’s senior economist Michael Gordon.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 20 November 2019 11:16


OPINION: Your old mate can’t believe the gall of the NZ big banks crying about their ‘reduced’ profitability this year.

Published in The Hound
Tuesday, 08 October 2019 10:55

China still hungry for NZ dairy

Demand for New Zealand dairy products should remain solid despite China’s mixed economic outlook, says Imre Speizer, Westpac.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 18 September 2019 11:25

Chinese demand lifts dairy prices

The rise in global dairy prices could be partially attributed to demand from China, says Westpac market strategist Imre Speizer.

Published in General News
Thursday, 29 August 2019 08:41

A fair go — Editorial

OPINION: If you borrow money from the bank, it holds a grip (‘death pledge’) over you.

Published in Opinion
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