Latest News

Brazil: milk sales increase in retail, but fall in food-service [News South America n°6/2020]

Period: March 16 – 27, 2020 In South America, milk production is seasonally increasing. During the past weeks, lower temperatures and scattered showers have helped boosting dairy cows’ yields and soil moisture in several corn and soybean farming areas. Compared to the rest of the world, South America has had more time to prepare for the impact of coronavirus. Preventing the spread of COVID-19 is the main issue addressed in most nations of the continent, including Brazil, Argentina, and Uruguay.

Brazil: milk sales increase in retail, but fall in food-service [News South America n°6/2020]

Period: March 16 – 27, 2020 In South America, milk production is seasonally increasing. During the past weeks, lower temperatures and scattered showers have helped boosting dairy cows’ yields and soil moisture in several corn and soybean farming areas. Compared to the rest of the world, South America has had more time to prepare for the impact of coronavirus. Preventing the spread of COVID-19 is the main issue addressed in most nations of the continent, including Brazil, Argentina, and Uruguay.

China: dairy import in early 2020 exceeds expectations [VIDEO]

China’s dairy import in January-February 2020 has recorded a trend better than expected. The trade of finished products increased significantly,

Soybean production expected +7.7% in Brazil, world’s main producer

Soybean production increase in South America Soybean global production for the season 2019/20 is forecast at 341,76 Mio Tons, -4.7%

Lower milk production supports prices [News Oceania n°6/2020]

Period: March 2 – 13, 2020 In Australia, milk production has been steady in recent months, with rainfall offsetting the

Lower milk production supports prices [News Oceania n°6/2020]

Period: March 2 – 13, 2020 In Australia, milk production has been steady in recent months, with rainfall offsetting the

China: dairy import in early 2020 exceeds expectations [VIDEO]

China’s dairy import in January-February 2020 has recorded a trend better than expected. The trade of finished products increased significantly,

Soybean production expected +7.7% in Brazil, world’s main producer

Soybean production increase in South America Soybean global production for the season 2019/20 is forecast at 341,76 Mio Tons, -4.7%

Lower milk production supports prices [News Oceania n°6/2020]

Period: March 2 – 13, 2020 In Australia, milk production has been steady in recent months, with rainfall offsetting the

Leo Bertozzi

Agronomist, expertise in food management, quality production and dairy knowledge.

CLAL.it Team

The CLAL.it team is composed of young people who, with the help of Computer Science, study the dairy market and develop tools to provide the Operators of the dairy sector with a comprehensive real-time view of the Italian and international market trends.

 

Leo Bertozzi

Agronomist, expertise in food management, quality production and dairy knowledge.

CLAL.it Team

The CLAL.it team is composed of young people who, with the help of Computer Science, study the dairy market and develop tools to provide the Operators of the dairy sector with a comprehensive real-time view of the Italian and international market trends.

Leo Bertozzi

Agronomist, expertise in food management, quality production and dairy knowledge.

CLAL.it Team

The CLAL.it team is composed of young people who, with the help of Computer Science, study the dairy market and develop tools to provide the Operators of the dairy sector with a comprehensive real-time view of the Italian and international market trends.

The Chart

Soybean: Prices on the rise in the new season

CLAL Soybean reportWorld production Global Soybean production for 2019/2020 season, is forecast at 337.70 Mio Tons, -5.7% compared to the 2018/2019 season, but it is still slightly above the level of the previous forecast. Soybean total use is continuously growing, and given the lower expected production, ending stocks should reach 96.67 Mio Tons (-12,34%). Soybean production in Brazil, expected to be the world’s main producer in the 2019/2020 season, should reach 123 Mio Tons (+5.1% compared to 2018/2019 season). United States’ production

Most Read
in the last month

New Zealand: Cheddar exports keep moving despite Coronavirus [News Oceania n°5/2020]

Period: February 17 – 28, 2020 In Australia, January – December 2019 milk production decreased 4.3% from 2018. July – January milk production is lower of 3.7% compared to the same period of last year. Considering the fire and drought impacts, as well as other indicators, dairy experts in Australia expect seasonal milk production to finish the production year below last season volumes. Weaker milk production is leading to dairy plant closures. In Western Australia a combination of production costs and what is perceived as weak milk pay prices are resulting in more herd culling or outright herd sales for slaughter or export. In New Zealand  a lower milk production is reported, which is helping to support farm-gate milk prices while the demand from China is lower, due to the impact of coronavirus. Dry weather in the North and flooding in the South are impacting milk production. The government has formally declared drought conditions in some areas of the country, even well-prepared dairy producers are vulnerable to overwhelmingly prolonged periods of inadequate rain. The quarantines in China have resulted in a big decline in eating out and in store food shopping in affected areas. Dairy processing is reduced and internal

Growing demand of drinking milk and cream [News South America n°5]

Period: March 2 – 13, 2020  The climate in Argentina, Brazil and Uruguay has been mainly dry and warm during the last weeks, promoting the growth of second-crop corn in southern Brazil and improved the development of summer grains in Argentina. The good fodder quality and favourable weather led to an improvement in pasture quality and in farm milk yields in South America. Milk production is abundant and, apart from Brazil,it is able to meet manufacturing needs within the industry.