Raw milk prices in Ukraine have been demonstrating a downward trend since February. April will not be an exception. The expected decline in the Infagro index will be 9 points (4.2%) to March, which is 32 points (18.4%) higher than in April 2016 – INFAGRO
The spring surplus of milk makes Ukrainian dairy processors, albeit reluctantly, but increase drying of milk. The reason for the lack of enthusiasm is evident: firstly, the price for this product is too low, and secondly – raw milk is still not so cheap to profitably manufacture powdered milk. – INFAGRO
Alexander Lukashenko, President of Belarus, has signed the Customs Code of EAEU. This was confirmed by spokeswoman of the Head of State Natalie Eysmont. – BELTA
Only now, after the purchase prices for raw milk has declined, production of fresh dairy products becomes profitable. - INFAGRO
The change in the minimum recommended export prices corresponds to dynamics of the Russian and world markets.
In the first quarter of 2017 the world dairy market shows a downward trend, which directly affects the export opportunities of Ukrainian operators – INFAGRO
By selling of two agri-susidiaries of the Group controlled by the Group’s main agri-subsidiary LLC Milkiland-Agro, namely PJSC “Iskra” and LLC “Uspikh-Mena”, in November 2016 and February 2017, respectively, Milkiland fulfilled the conditions of the Amendment agreement to the Loan Facility Agreement with PJSC Credit Agricole Bank (hereinafter, “the Creditor” and “the Restructuring agreement”).
Russian Public Opinion Research Center (VCIOM) has published the data of the survey conducted in February in Russian Federation.
By the end of February Ukrainian dairies paid the following purchase prices for milk: quality milk from agricultural dairy enterprises 8,50-9,50 UAH/kg, milk from private households, on average 4,50-5,50 UAH/kg. But the main topic of debate was the forthcoming decrease in milk purchase prices scheduled for March 1 – INFAGRO
Belarus has shipped the first batch of dairy products to Syria, Aleksei Bogdanov, the head of the main department for foreign economic affairs at the Agriculture and Food Ministry, said on the sidelines of the 1st International Forum Agrarian Belarus on 16 February, BelTA has learned.