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Oceania focuses on Butter and SMP [News Oceania n°16/2020]

Period: November 9 – 20, 2020 Milk production in Australia in the period June – September 2020 increased by 2.0% compared to the same period of the previous year. Positive variations have been recorded also for fat (+4.3%) and protein

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Positive trends for milk price and production in Oceania [News Oceania n°14/2020]

Period: September 28 – October 23, 2020 In Australia, milk production in August increased, recording a variation of +3.5% compared to August 2019. According to the Dairy Australia “October Situation and outlook” report, national milk production should follow a positive

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Sustainability and quality of milk will be rewarded in New Zealand [News Oceania n°11/2020]

Period: June 22 – July 3, 2020 In Australia, May 2020 milk production is 6% higher than May 2019. July 2019 – May 2020 milk production decreased by 0.6% from the corresponding previous period. Recent rainfall has left pastures in

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Australia: the Dairy sector overcomes the Covid-19 emergency [News Oceania n°10/2020]

Period: May 11, June 5 Australia milk production in the period July 2019 – April 2020 decreased -1.2% compared to the same period of the previous season. April milk production is +6.4% higher than April 2019, confirming the positive trend

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Milk production in Australia grows again [News Oceania n°9/2020]

Period: April 27 – May 8, 2020 In Australia, March 2020 milk production is +7.1% higher than March 2019. Milk production for the period July 2019 – March 2020 remains negative, down by -1.8% compared to the corresponding previous period.

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Butter prices declining but higher than EU [News Oceania n°8/2020]

Period: April 13 – 24, 2020 Australia is moving toward the end of the current milk production season. After a challenging start to the season, milk production has been steadier in recent months, even if lower than last season so

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New Zealand: positive signs from the GDT and Chinese imports [News Oceania n°7/2020]

Period: March 16 – 27, 2020 In Australia, some agricultural banks project that Australian milk production this season will be -4.9% lower than last season. Very good demand is expected to help seasonal farmgate milk prices for producers. Australian milk

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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 impact of dry conditions in many regions and helping to check higher feed costs. In January 2020, New Zealand milk

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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

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Coronavirus affects WMP and SMP prices [News Oceania n°4/2020]

Period: February 3 – 14, 2020 In Australia, dairy impacts of the raging fires remain to be quantified. Producers had already been reducing herd numbers due to tight feed. The fire aftermath left many dead cows and destroyed crops, both

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