Reliance on EU butter, cheese and yoghurt means sharp price rises, says milk producer Arla.
Fonterra is “humming” in China, according to a headline in the NZ Herald, although the text of the article beneath it mentioned the “woes” associated with the co-op’s investment in Beingmate.
Canada’s managed milk supply system has been under attack for so long, mainly by right-wing ideologues and their think tanks, that it has come to look like something backward, hopelessly out of whack with the modern way and destined to disappear. And now, of course, the half-mad king of Trumpistan wants it dead and has raised the greatest challenge yet.
The fallout from the trade war the U.S. is waging against various friends and foes is starting to hit Wisconsin.
Why is the Trump administration targeting dairy products in its trade dispute with Canada?
President Trump has railed against Canada for taking advantage of the U.S. when it comes to trade. A particular point of criticism is the dairy industry.
U.S. President Donald Trump’s Twitter storm accusing Canada of unfairness to American dairy farmers could have profound consequences for one local Jewish family.
The ground under dairy prices is looking shaky this season but it’s hoped the fall in the value of the New Zealand dollar will provide some safe footing.
The ASB says trade tensions between the United States and China are behind the plunge in prices at the latest global dairy auction.
New Zealand’s two-way trade with the European Union (EU) was $22.2 billion for the year ended March 2018, Stats NZ said today.