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The dairy sector can take advantage of current diet trends. Pic: ©GettyImages/baibaz

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Diet trends result in growth for the protein industry

By Katy Crouch, for Linx Printing Technologies

The dairy sector is undergoing some revolutionary changes due to our ever-evolving diets. As the industry responds to consumer trends, as well as government goals, we are seeing new product developments, changing working practices, and growth in protein...

Three new companies from Ireland, the US and New Zealand have joined GDT Marketplace as sellers.

Three new sellers join GDT Marketplace

By Jim Cornall

Global Dairy Trade has announced three additional dairy ingredient suppliers are to participate on GDT Marketplace, its 24/7 dairy trading platform.

Dairy is driving exports in New Zealand, the country's Ministry for Primary Industries says. Pic:©iStock/Oknopo

MPI report says dairy to drive NZ exports in 2018

By Jim Cornall

New Zealand's primary industry exports are forecast to rise 9.3% over the next year on the back of strong dairy prices and a return to normal productivity levels, according to Ministry for Primary Industries’ (MPI) latest quarterly update to its...

Diary UK says the dairy industry is strong and has consumer support, but there are still challenges to be tackled.

UK dairy industry publishes report covering Brexit issues

By Jim Cornall

Dairy UK, the representative body of the UK dairy industry, today published its “White Paper” report for 2017, outlining opportunities and challenges - including Brexit and consumer confidence in dairy foods.

As the fourth round of NAFTA negotiations closes, the US has made a direct demand for Canada to get rid of its dairy supply management system.  ©GettyImages/lukbar

US and Canada clash over NAFTA dairy trade negotiations

By Mary Ellen Shoup

The US has demanded an end to Canada’s supply chain management system for dairy products within the next 10 years as it nears the end of a fourth round of NAFTA talks outside of Washington, D.C.