Tuesday, October 23, 2018
 CWT Assists with 5 Million Pounds of Cheese and Butter Export Sales  

Cooperatives Working Together (CWT) has accepted 18 requests for export assistance from Dairy Farmers of America, Foremost Farms, and Northwest Dairy Association (Darigold) to sell 4.041 million pounds (1,833 metric tons) of Cheddar, Gouda and Monterey Jack cheese and 992,080 pounds (450 metric tons) of butter to customers in Asia, Europe, the Middle East and North Africa. The product will be delivered September 2013 through February 2014.

Year-to-date, CWT has assisted member cooperatives in selling 100.974 million pounds of cheese, 71.538 million pounds of butter, 44,092 pounds of anhydrous milk fat and 218,258 pounds of whole milk powder to 37 countries on six continents. These sales are the equivalent of 2.543 billion pounds of milk on a milkfat basis.

Source: Cooperatives Working Together


Posted on Thursday, September 26, 2013 (Archive on Thursday, October 03, 2013)
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