Posts tagged "Dairy prices"

Dairy prices drop further

[5 September/ Farmers Weekly] Dairy commodity prices fell at the Global Dairy Trade auction, with the index falling 0.7 percent. Butter experienced the largest fall at 2.8 percent. The NZX Dairy Derivatives market had expected a 1 percent increase in unsalted butter, however it fell 2.4 percent. Whole milk powder fell 2.2 percent. There was...

Dairy prices fall for fourth auction

[18 July/Radio NZ] Dairy prices fell at the latest global auction. They reached their lowest level in seven months. The average price was down 1.7 percent to USD3,222 per tonne. This came after a 5 percent fall in the previous auction. The price of whole milk powder rose 1.5 percent. Volumes sold fell 4 percent...

Dairy prices boost commodities index

[5 March/Radio NZ] A recovery in dairy prices drove New Zealand’s main commodities to have their strongest price rise in eight months. According to ANZ Bank, the commodity price index rose 2.8 percent last month which was the second monthly gain in a row. ANZ advised that the lift was broad-based but dairy was the...

Prices slide at Global Dairy Trade auction, biggest drop since March

[20 December/The Country] Dairy prices fell at Wednesday’s Global Dairy Trade auction with an unexpected fall in Whole Milk Powder. The index declined 3.9% to USD2,969 with 29,592 tonnes of product being sold. The key whole milk powder price fell 2.5%. Analysts suggested that production data showing New Zealand production up by 3.4% in November...