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The deadline for feedback on the proposed GDT changes is June 5, 2019. Pic: ©Getty Images/Roel Smart

GDT looks for feedback on rule changes

By Jim Cornall

Global Dairy Trade (GDT) is looking for its users to provide feedback on proposed changes to the GDT Events Oversight Board Charter and Rulings Panel, and the GDT Trading Event Rules.

Pic: ©Getty Images/Freer law

DFA joins GDT Marketplace

By Jim Cornall

Global Dairy Trade has announced US-based dairy cooperative Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) has joined the GDT Marketplace, its 24/7 online dairy trading platform.

The first auction would take place in 2020 if the joint venture goes ahead.

EEX and GDT move toward European dairy auction JV

By Jim Cornall

The European Energy Exchange (EEX) and Global Dairy Trade (GDT) have concluded the initial consultation period regarding the establishment of a joint venture to operate a European-based auction mechanism for European dairy products.

The changes will be implemented in the coming months as system enhancements are completed. Pic: ©Getty Images/Free law

GDT Events make changes to encourage more supply

By Jim Cornall

The GDT (Global Dairy Trade) Events Oversight Board has approved two rule changes to encourage a wider range of sellers to offer dairy ingredients on the auction platform to expand the breadth of regional published prices.

Feedback submissions on the proposed changes must be received by June 20, 2018. Pic: ©Getty Images/Freer law

GDT public consultation on rule change proposals

By Jim Cornall

Global Dairy Trade (GDT) is looking for feedback on two proposed changes to the GDT Trading Event Rules, which it says are designed to bring price transparency to more supply regions through increased participation from sellers.

GDT will discuss options at the GDT Events Oversight Board meeting in Shanghai on May 16.Pic: ©iStock/Freer law

GDT halts US lactose sales due to limited demand

By Jim Cornall

Global Dairy Trade (GDT) Events has temporarily stopped the US pool offering lactose to look at ways to improve effectiveness after achieving published prices only three times at auctions since the pool was established less than six months ago.