A leading US dairy cooperative has denied any wrongdoing over
allegations that it may be involved in price fixing for some of its
products, as yet another country finds its dairy markets under
The food crisis is neither new nor sudden. The several underlying
causes have been independently, steadily gathering speed and have
collided in a perfect storm not seen for generations. It is going
to take a coordinated, long-term...
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
The continued price hikes faced by European dairy processors for
milk will offer an important opportunity for encouraging further
investment and ensuring product sustainability in the industry, a
UK dairy association has claimed.
While the world's media is bemoaning rising food prices, the French
government is sniffing around the food industry for signs of
gleeful profiteering. If it is right, the long-term losses of the
nouveau cher will be far greater...
Cosucra Groupe Warcoing is seeking to press home the message that
pea protein can be used in place of milk protein, reflecting a
trend that has picked up speed in the ingredients sector in the
light of high dairy prices.