03 October 2013 Dairy Market Update

Published 3 October 13

In this edition:

  • Strong pound puts brake on wholesale price increases
  • Increased milk price for AFMP members
  • SFP exchange rate set – better than 2012
  • Feed price reductions are more good news for farmers
  • Müller plant to cut into butter UK trade deficit
  • What’s next after quotas end?
  • CAP reform agreement nearly finalised
  • Fonterra prices show signs of strong world dairy markets
  • China looks to consolidate position as global market player