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Cheese was included on China's list of tariff-reduced imports because of 'three years of bridge-building efforts led by USDEC,' the US dairy organization said. Pic:©GettyImages/pabloborca

China lowers tariff rate on cheese imports

By Mary Ellen Shoup

China has lowered its tariff rate on cheese from 12% to 8% as demand for dairy soars in the country, boosting US export competitiveness in the market.

GEA has won a contract with BMI to extend a cheese production line. Picture: GEA.

GEA to expand BMI cheese production line

By Jenny Eagle

GEA has won a contract to supply an extended pasta filata cheese production line for BMI (Bayerische Milchindustrie) in Jessen, Germany, starting in March 2018.

Saputo is to close its plant in Fond du Lac, and move production to its Almena plant. Pic:©GettyImages/jamirae

Saputo to close Wisconsin cheese plant

By Jim Cornall

Saputo Inc. has announced the closure of its cheese manufacturing facility in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, US, with the loss of 126 jobs.

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