Sector : Dairy

Region Africa

Destination Market: Gambia

Information : Gambia

COUNTRY NAME: Gambia

 

 RANKING BY VALUE IN 2017(€million): 81

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2017 (€million): 76

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2016 (€million): 100

 

TRADE:

For 2018, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 1,543 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €2.8 million to Gambia.

For 2017, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 1,738 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €3.5 million to Gambia.

For 2016, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 802 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €1.4 million to Gambia. 

 

PRODUCT: In recent years the typical products exported to Gambia were as follows;

  • Fat Filled Milk Powder,
  • Milk Powder.

 

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: Trade in dairy products to Gambia from Ireland is on the basis of the following certificate types;

  • Public and Animal Health and Veterinary statements from Milk Policy Division's (MPD's) Menu of Statements.
  • Applicants select from MPD's Menu of Statements to satify country requirements. However, custom and usage have set some precedents.

 

KEY REQUIREMENTSFood Exports Dairy - Key Requirements (doc 37Kb) .

 

OTHER RELEVANT INFORMATION

 

CONTACT POINTS: dairyexportcerts@agriculture.gov.ie