Milk Powder

Arla officially opens €190m German dairy plant expansion

Arla officially opens €190m German dairy plant expansion

Arla Foods has officially opened a €190 million expansion of its dairy production facility in Germany in a bid to...

May 31, 2022

Arla Foods aims for further expansion in Bangladesh

Arla Foods aims for further expansion in Bangladesh

Arla Foods has said that it sees “great potential” for growth in its biggest market in southeast Asia; Bangladesh. The...

March 29, 2022

Winter Fair: Dairy sector now operating within four-year cycles

Winter Fair: Dairy sector now operating within four-year cycles

The international milk industry is now operating within business cycles that last between three to four years, according to Dairy...

December 14, 2017

LacPatrick’s €33 million plant to future-proof Irish milk sales

LacPatrick’s €33 million plant to future-proof Irish milk sales

Ambitious expansion plans will allow one of the north’s biggest milk processors to allay Brexit fears and drive export sales,...

September 12, 2017

$4 billion wiped off the value of China’s biggest dairy company

$4 billion wiped off the value of China’s biggest dairy company

Shares in Huishan Dairy Holdings, China’s biggest dairy company, plunged downward by 85% on Friday wiping close to $4 billion from its...

March 27, 2017

Pics: Farmers coat EU Council buildings with milk powder in protest

Pics: Farmers coat EU Council buildings with milk powder in protest

Dairy farmers who are members of the European Milk Board (EMB) are protesting today in Brussels to demand a permanent...

January 23, 2017

Brussels manages to sell only 40t of its SMP stocks in first tender

Brussels manages to sell only 40t of its SMP stocks in first tender

The first sales of skimmed milk powder (SMP) from intervention resulted in just 40t of product being sold. A total...

December 20, 2016

Current greenfield US dairy projects could add 200,000t of milk powder to market

Current greenfield US dairy projects could add 200,000t of milk powder to market

US producers of milk powder are set to bring significant amounts of new production capacity online over the next two...

July 31, 2016

Is intervention the best way to support milk prices?

Is intervention the best way to support milk prices?

Questions are now being asked as to whether intervention is the most suitable support mechanism for the dairy sector. In...

May 28, 2016

Milk powder mountain continues to grow as EU struggles to find solutions

Milk powder mountain continues to grow as EU struggles to find solutions

Sales of Skimmed Milk Powder (SMP) into intervention has reached 216,791t since the start of the year and is now...

May 25, 2016

Chinese dairy imports hit by online retailer clampdown

Chinese dairy imports hit by online retailer clampdown

Efforts to crack down on China’s cross-border online selling platforms has led to confusion in the trade of dairy products...

April 22, 2016

EU officially doubles the amount of milk powder that can be put into intervention

EU officially doubles the amount of milk powder that can be put into intervention

The EU has officially lifted its ceilings on the levels of milk powder and butter that can be put into...

April 21, 2016

Volumes of milk powder in intervention hits EU limits

Volumes of milk powder in intervention hits EU limits

The volumes of milk powder offered to intervention since the start of the year have reached the EU’s limit of 109,000t....

April 5, 2016

Chinese milk powder imports back to ‘normal levels’

Chinese milk powder imports back to ‘normal levels’

In China, imports of Whole Milk Powder and Skimmed Milk Powder are back to normal levels, according to the European...

October 8, 2015

World dairy leader expects stock piling of food in Greece

World dairy leader expects stock piling of food in Greece

One of the world’s largest dairy exporters is expecting stockpiling of food in Greece and has increased the quantity of...

July 6, 2015

First Milk confirms annual losses of £22m

First Milk confirms annual losses of £22m

First Milk has confirmed pre-tax losses of approximately £22m for 2014/15. The farmer-owned dairy co-op has processing operations in England,...

June 19, 2015

USDA says Chinese dairy imports to remain sluggish

USDA says Chinese dairy imports to remain sluggish

China’s imports of milk and dairy powders may stay restrained for longer than expected, according to the United States Department...

June 10, 2015

Key tips to maximise growth rates from calves fed powder milk

Key tips to maximise growth rates from calves fed powder milk

I’ve often heard that calves don’t perform too well on milk powder compared to full milk, and I just don’t...

April 24, 2015