LIVESTOCK MARKETS: Dairy exports, competition will grow

Continued growth in disposable income, population will fuel global dairy consumption.

The U.S. dairy industry must compete harder and smarter to take advantage of continued gains in emerging-market dairy demand, according to U.S. Dairy Export Council (USDEC) president Tom Suber.

“The length and breadth of the current down cycle in global dairy trade has some wondering whether we are undergoing a structural change in long-standing market fundamentals that would bode poorly for U.S. dairy exports in the years ahead,” he noted on the "U.S. Dairy Exporter Blog."

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