Westland Milk Products signed an MoU with Kalbe during the visit to New Zealand of the Indonesian President.

Westland inks deal with Indonesia’s Kalbe

By Jim Cornall

New Zealand’s second biggest dairy co-operative, Westland Milk Products, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Indonesian consumer health and nutrition company Kalbe (PT Sanghiang Perkasa).

Eric Hansen, director of GDT, said the review provides assurance to market participants. Pic:©Getty Images/Freer Law

GDT finds no issue with SMP prices

By Jim Cornall

Global Dairy Trade (GDT) says it has found the prices achieved for Skim Milk Powder Ultra High Temperature (SMP UHT) in Trading Event 207 reflected multiple bidders’ strong needs to secure higher quantities of product than were offered in the Trading...

There is 'tremendous potential' for US dairy exports, USDEC CEO Tom Vilsack told DairyReporter. ©GettyImages/Waldemarus

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USDEC CEO Tom Vilsack pinpoints US dairy export opportunities

By Mary Ellen Shoup

International partnerships between the US dairy industry and key export markets have formed six months after USDEC introduced the “The Next 5%”, a strategic export plan targeting an increase of dairy exports from 15% to 20%.

From yogurt to ice cream, formula to flavored milk - it's our monthly look at some of the new products in the dairy aisles in February. Pic:©Getty Images/Olivier Le Moal

New dairy products launched in February

By Mary Ellen Shoup and Jim Cornall

It’s time for the monthly round-up of some of the products launched into the dairy aisles around the world in February.

Pure Nutrition is the JV created in New Zealand by Ausnutria and the dairy cooperative Westland Milk Products.

Westland and Ausnutria JV commences operations

By Jim Cornall

Pure Nutrition Ltd (PNL), the joint venture company formed by Ausnutria and Westland Milk Products, has commenced operations in the Izone business hub near Rolleston, New Zealand.