Archive: EU dairy growth could be limited by economic recovery and exchange rates

Published 17 December 14

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The recent European Commission medium-term outlook stated there is a growth potential for the EU and UK dairy industries over the next decade (click here for more). However, the report also suggested that there could be some potential restrictions to this growth. A couple of factors that could hamper growth potential are a slower than expected global economic recovery and fluctuations in the Euro value. However, the report does suggest that should this happen, margins are likely to still be maintained due to lower input costs.