Sector : Dairy

Region Africa

Destination Market: Libya

Information : Libya

COUNTRY NAME: Libya

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2018(€million): 37

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2017 (€million): 93

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2016 (€million): 57

 

 

TRADE:  

For 2018, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 3,458 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €14.1 million to Libya.

For 2017, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 641 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €1.6 million to Libya.

For 2016, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 2,933 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €6.7 million to Libya.

 

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

  • Cheese,
  • Skimmed Milk Powder,
  • UHT Liquid Milk.

 

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: Trade in dairy products to Libya 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