The 20th International Dairy Cooperatives Forum to be held on September 20-21 in Białystok, Poland, begins its work.
The Union of Dairy Enterprises of Ukraine (SMPU) does not support the proposed ban on the import of agricultural products from Poland, Hungary, Romania, Slovakia and Bulgaria after September 16, even if the embargo on Ukrainian agricultural products stays in force.
Until recently the global market of butter looked pretty good. Ukrainian operators expected to resume export of butter to Europe. Now such a trade is completely losing perspective, at least until the end of the summer. In the EU butter is not much more expensive than in Ukraine. – INFAGRO
With the beginning of summer, the demand for milk and certain fermented milk products – yogurts with fillers, kefir and ryazhanka – have somewhat decreased. At the same time, as always during the strawberry season, sales of sour cream, cream and “white” yogurts have increased. – INFAGRO
On the domestic market the demand for cheese continues to weaken, but cheese makers are trying to maintain production volumes high. – INFAGRO
EDA has conveyed its discontent over the fact that several Member States have, unilaterally, implemented trade restricting measures on the import of Ukrainian agri-food products, including dairy products, to the European Commission.
Olga Kozak, IFCN representative in Ukraine, Doctor of Economics, together with Hanna Lavrenuyk, General Director AVM, were speaking on the impact of the war in Ukraine on the global and national milk market during the 24th IFCN International Dairy Conference held in Riga June 10 – 13, 2023.
In recent years, the Ukrainian consumer has witnessed significant changes in the domestic cheese market. The range of cheeses on the shelves is changing – imported brands have been replacing Ukrainian cheeses.
Due to the old habit, Ukraine is still often called a powerful world dairy exporting country. Not so long ago, such a definition was relevant. In the middle of zero years, the volume of annual exports reached 2.5 million tons in milk equivalent. Then there followed a significant drop, but even 6 years ago Ukrainian dairy exports still […]
With the beginning of the full-scale war of the russian federation against Ukraine, the whole world began to actively talk about food security.