Emerging Markets

SIG Combibloc's facility in Paraná state, Brazil

SIG Combibloc steps up Brazilian investment pace

By Ben BOUCKLEY

Buoyed by 60% growth in Brazil, SIG Combibloc says it has brought forward a planned, phased investment project in a Paraná state plant to produce aseptic carton packs.

Arla Foods reveals five-year growth markets focus

Arla Foods reveals five-year growth markets focus

By Mark Astley

Arla Foods intends to increase its focus on growth markets such as Russia, China, the Middle East and Africa over the next five years, in a strategic move away from the stagnated European market.

First Milk eyeing expanding Asian dairy markets

First Milk eyeing expanding Asian dairy markets

By Mark Astley

UK dairy processor First Milk has set its sights on the rapidly expanding market for dairy products in Asian countries such as China, after identifying demand for British cheeses.

China seizures raise fears for New Zealand's global dairy reputation

China seizures raise fears for New Zealand's global dairy reputation

By RJ Whitehead

Numerous consignments of baby formula made in New Zealand have been prevented from entering China after authorities branded them substandard. Now it has come to light, the issue is raising concerns that the ensuing Chinese media coverage might potentially...