Fonterra is launching a new online sales channel for its dairy
commodities which will allow it to respond more quickly to price
changes - and may spur the development of an international dairy
futures or derivatives market.
Dairy commodity costs have surged in the space of just one month to
cap off huge rises in the prices being paid out by processors over
the last year, according to recently published data by DIN
While conventional dairy processors continue to fret over
increasing prices for milk powder and other ingredients, a leading
US organic group believes that current conditions in the
commodities market will continue to boost industry...
Rising commodity and ingredients prices continue to hit the global
food chain with US food giant Kraft the next in line to be hit by
price pressures suggesting that despite reasonable fourth quarter
figures, the soaring costs are...