Fonterra

Fonterra's cheese plant at Stanhope is set to double in size following the company's announcement of investments at several of its facilities in Australia.

Fonterra investing A$165m in Australian operations

By Jim Cornall

Fonterra Australia is matching its push to secure additional milk volumes with more than A$165m (US$133m) in capital expenditure in this financial year at key sites in Victoria and Tasmania in a move to increase capacity and meet unique demand opportunities...

Fonterra has an 18.8% stake in Beingmate, and is openly concerned at forecast losses as well as financial management at the Chinese company.

Fonterra 'disappointed' by Beingmate

By Jim Cornall

Chinese infant formula company Beingmate Baby & Child Food Co Ltd has issued another forecast earnings downgrade for its financial year ending December 31, 2017 – and its partner Fonterra isn’t happy.

Multiple companies have acknowledged that dairy farming does contribute a significantly to GHG emmissions, but that they are actively working to minimize their environmental footprint.  ©GettyImages/Grigorenko

Dairy industry disputes GRAIN report on global GHG emissions

By Mary Ellen Shoup

International nonprofit GRAIN has revealed that the world’s top 10 dairy companies emitted roughly 231Mt (million tons) of CO2 in 2016, the equivalent of half of France’s total GHG footprint and a quarter of the emissions emitted by Germany.