Risk Management, Global, U.S. Dairy Products, Service Providers, Supplier Directory, Price Volatility
The U.S. Dairy Export Council launched, in 2015, a new website called ThinkUSAdairy.org intended to facilitate customer access to information and resources about the U.S. dairy industry. We are now excited to announce the launch of our new and improved Supplier Directory!
Price volatility has been a reality of the global dairy market, and the bad news is that 2016 will be no exception. The good news however, for buyers who wish to ensure uninterrupted supply of U.S. dairy products, is that risk management tools exist to manage their financial exposure.
Dairy Futures and Options, USDEC Events, Southeast Asia, Middle East/North Africa, Dairy, Consistent Supply, Risk Management, Volatility
Many customers are unaware that the U.S. dairy industry offers long-term fixed pricing options. While U.S. dairy prices are tied to domestic trades made on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME), there are in fact several ways for buyers to mitigate their financial exposure to the upward and downward swings of the dairy market.