Concern about the postponement of price increases

The MPO is concerned about rumours that milk buyers are planning not to grant the normal pre-winter increases in producer prices. MPO CEO Dr Chris van Dijk points out that though feed prices are lower at present than in 2016, the decrease is not yet enough to put producers on a profitable level. An increase in producer prices is required to maintain production during the coming winter.

Published on Thu, 23rd Mar 2017 - 12:15