Sector : Dairy

Region Africa

Destination Market: Zimbabwe

Information : Zimbabwe

COUNTRY NAME: Zimbabwe

 

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2018(€million): 91

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2017 (€million): 95 

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2016 (€million): 109

 

TRADE:

For 2018, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 935 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €2 million to Zimbabwe.

For 2017, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 756 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €1.4 million to Zimbabwe. 

For 2016, CSO estimates indicate that Ireland exported 565 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €1.0 million to Zimbabwe.

 

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

  • Butter,
  • Cheese,
  • Fat Filled Milk Powder,
  • Milk Powder,
  • Whole Milk Powder.

 

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: Trade in dairy products to Zimbabwe 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