Dairy exports & trade

Australian milk production is well above the volume required for domestic consumption, meaning a large amount of produce is exported. Dairy Australia helps exporters develop and maintain access to overseas markets, thereby maximising potential returns to farmers.

Dairy production and sales statistics

Latest export statistics

Dairy Australia provides a monthly update on milk production, manufactured production and milk...

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Dairy export markets

Dairy Australia helps improve returns for farmers and the industry by delivering international...

World market prices

Butter, cheese, skim milk powder (SMP) and wholemilk powder (WMP) are major dairy commodities....

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Dairy trade environment

The dairy trade environment is constantly changing, with import restrictions, price support and...

Milk sales

Trade liberalisation

About the Chinese Free Trade Agreement and how our industry engages on trade advocacy issues.