Sector : Dairy

Region Africa

Destination Market: Niger

Information : Niger

COUNTRY NAME: Niger

 

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2018(€million): 71

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2017 (€million): 48 

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2016 (€million): 81

 

TRADE:

For 2018, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 2,554 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €4.3 million to Niger.

For 2017, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 4,918 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €9.7 million to Niger. 

For 2016, CSO estimates indicate that Ireland exported 1,557 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €2.7 million to Niger.

 

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

  • Fat Filled Milk Powder,
  • Fat Filled Powder,
  • Milk Powder,
  • Skimmed Milk Powder.

 

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: Trade in dairy products to Niger 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