Sunday, September 23, 2018
 CWT Assists with 3.6 Million Pounds of Cheese, Butter and Whole Milk Powder Export Sales  

Cooperatives Working Together (CWT) has accepted 15 requests for export assistance from Dairy Farmers of America, Foremost Farms USA, Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association, Michigan Milk Producers Association and Tillamook County Creamery Association to sell 2.094 million pounds (950 metric tons) of Cheddar cheese, 1.185 million pounds (538 metric tons) of 82% butter and 308,647 pounds (140 metric tons) of whole milk powder to customers in Africa, Asia, Central America, the Middle East and North Africa. The product will be delivered March through August 2014.

Year-to-date, CWT has assisted member cooperatives in selling 29.299 million pounds of cheese, 15.495 million pounds of butter and 2.881 million pounds of whole milk powder to 21 countries on five continents. These sales are the equivalent of 619.5 million pounds of milk on a milkfat basis.


Source: Cooperatives Working Together


Posted on Thursday, March 27, 2014 (Archive on Thursday, April 03, 2014)
Posted by bholcomb@adpi.org  Contributed by bholcomb@adpi.org
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