Dairy Prices

Dairy analysis: European dairy markets continue upward drive

Dairy analysis: European dairy markets continue upward drive

European dairy markets continued a drive to the upside over the past few weeks with both butter and SMP [skim...

October 7, 2021

GDT sees slight lift for first rise in 9 auctions

GDT sees slight lift for first rise in 9 auctions

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has recorded a small lift in index marking an end to eight straight index...

August 17, 2021

GDT index drops again to mark 8 straight decreases

GDT index drops again to mark 8 straight decreases

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has recorded yet another decrease to mark eight straight index falls over the last...

August 3, 2021

GDT drops again to mark consecutive 7 index falls

GDT drops again to mark consecutive 7 index falls

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has recorded another decrease to mark seven consecutive index falls over the last three...

July 20, 2021

GDT ‘hit for 6’ as powder and cheddar figures dip

GDT ‘hit for 6’ as powder and cheddar figures dip

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has recorded another drop to mark six consecutive decreases over the last three months...

July 6, 2021

GDT drops slightly for fourth consecutive auction

GDT drops slightly for fourth consecutive auction

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has recorded a slight drop to mark four consecutive decreases over the last two...

June 1, 2021

GDT sees slight drop for third consecutive decrease

GDT sees slight drop for third consecutive decrease

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has recorded a marginal drop to mark three consecutive decreases for the first time...

May 18, 2021

GDT index drops slightly in latest event

GDT index drops slightly in latest event

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has recorded a slight drop to mark back-to-back decreases for the first time this...

May 4, 2021

GDT index records slight increase in latest auction

GDT index records slight increase in latest auction

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has posted a marginal increase in index in its latest auction. The most recent...

April 6, 2021

Dairy markets: Euro butter strength continues but mixed fortunes for SMP

Dairy markets: Euro butter strength continues but mixed fortunes for SMP

The recent strength for European butter prices continued over the last couple of weeks while SMP price action was a...

February 26, 2021

Dairy market analysis: Prices push higher amid strong demand

Dairy market analysis: Prices push higher amid strong demand

European dairy commodity prices pushed higher in recent weeks as strong demand continues to outweigh good milk supplies, according to...

January 14, 2021

Latest GDT auction marks 4 index increases on the trot

Latest GDT auction marks 4 index increases on the trot

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) index has posted a strong increase in the first auction of 2021 to mark four...

January 5, 2021

Dairy market analysis: Contrasting fortunes for butter and SMP continue

Dairy market analysis: Contrasting fortunes for butter and SMP continue

European dairy markets’ recent trend of firmer skim milk powder (SMP) and weaker butter continued over the last week, according...

December 24, 2020

Dairy analysis: Mixed market with contrasting fortunes for butter and powders

Dairy analysis: Mixed market with contrasting fortunes for butter and powders

It’s been a mixed few weeks for European dairy commodity markets with butter and SMP seeing contrasting fortunes, according to...

December 10, 2020

Analysis: European dairy markets continue to trend higher

Analysis: European dairy markets continue to trend higher

European dairy commodity markets continued to trend higher in recent weeks with butter and skim milk powder (SMP) prices seeing...

June 17, 2020

Analysis: Dairy markets continue to trend higher despite strong production

Analysis: Dairy markets continue to trend higher despite strong production

Dairy markets continued to trend higher in recent weeks, according to multi-national financial services firm INTL FCStone. Both physical/spot quotations...

May 21, 2020

Market analysis: European dairy commodity prices find stability

Market analysis: European dairy commodity prices find stability

After weeks of declining prices, European dairy commodity prices finally found stability over the past fortnight, according to multi-national financial...

May 5, 2020

Market analysis: European butter quotes drop to lowest level since 2016

Market analysis: European butter quotes drop to lowest level since 2016

European dairy markets are continuing to reel from the economic impact of Covid-19 internationally, with European butter quotation dropping to...

April 21, 2020