Forecast for long-term global dairy growth remains strong

Forecast for long-term global dairy growth remains strong

Export potential remains positive for U.S. dairy, but competition will be tougher.

Despite a sustained downturn in global dairy markets, a new U.S. Dairy Export Council (USDEC) analysis forecasts that the fundamentals driving long-range global dairy trade demand remain positive through 2020.

The report says demand will grow, but with less strength than the past decade, and with increased international competition, especially from the European Union. Even with those challenges, U.S. dairy exporters are positioned to compete for increased export volumes and global

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