09 January 2014 Dairy Market Update

Published 9 January 14

In this edition:

  • Current situation in China impacting on market prospects
  • Lower than expected US milk production
  • Global demand saw world wholesale prices to increase in December
  • December UK production highest in 18 years
  • Are larger dairy farms pushing out smaller farms?
  • Dairy farmer direct payments cut by 12%
  • Arla Foods looking for more milk
  • Food manufacturing demand boosts Meadow Foods profits