Market News Blog

Stay in the Know: Market Updates, News, & Media

Archives

Categories

Butter prices finally ease back from unsustainable heights

By |November 8, 2022|Categories: Dairy & Eggs, Market Prices|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Summer brought searing temperatures across the U.S. as well as record-high butter prices north of $3.00 per lb. Despite strong milk production and respectable [...]

Dairy prices finally acting rationally?

By |August 16, 2022|Categories: Dairy & Eggs, Livestock & Poultry, Market Prices|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

After a solid rally and underreporting of herd statistics in the first half of the year, corrections in USDA cow numbers, solid inventories of [...]

Dairy market jittery ahead of key USDA monthly reports

By |February 23, 2022|Categories: Dairy & Eggs|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Valentine’s Day must have fanned the flames of dairy bulls as the Fonterra Global Dairy Trade auction registered its third consecutive hike in prices. [...]

Dairy prices advance as U.S. herd recedes

By |October 26, 2021|Categories: Dairy & Eggs|Tags: , , , , , , |

Key industry reports released this past week provided additional fuel to bulls in dairy, bolstering prices. Domestically, the milk production report surprised many with [...]

First positive results from Global Dairy Trade auction in months

By |August 31, 2021|Categories: Dairy & Eggs, Market Prices|Tags: , , , , , |

The Aug. 17 Fonterra Global Dairy Trade (GDT) auction showed the first gain in overall product prices since April, albeit only a modest 0.3 [...]

Meteoric rise in international dairy prices

By |March 5, 2021|Categories: Dairy & Eggs|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Breathtaking gains in dairy prices in Fonterra’s latest global auction had a feel of a short squeeze with aggressive bids and few offers. In [...]

Global dairy strength propping up domestic market

By |January 22, 2021|Categories: Dairy & Eggs|Tags: , , , , , , |

In Fonterra Global Dairy Trade online auction events of the last two months, prices for dairy products have surged just over 16 percent. Last [...]

Global dairy markets exhibit signs of life as New Zealand enters flush

By |September 22, 2020|Categories: Dairy & Eggs|Tags: , , , , , |

After spending the last two months in negative territory, global dairy prices surged forward in the latest Fonterra Global Dairy Trade auction on Sep. [...]