The dairy sector dominated another record year for Irish food
exports in 2007, as producers and farmers exploited strong demand
from Asian markets to increase their sales by 13 per cent to
€2.36bn, the country's food board has...
The Irish Dairy Board (IDB) has shrugged off slashed CAP subsidies
and taken advantage of favourable international trading conditions
to notch up a steady increase in both profits and turnover during
2004 trading, Tom Armitage reports.
South Africa has slapped an import tariff on Irish cheese, alleging
that dumping has priced domestic cheese producers out of the market
and also led to a 15 per cent fall in milk prices, Tom Armitage