Sector : Dairy

Region Europe

Destination Market: France

Information : France

COUNTRY NAME: France

 

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2018 (€million): 6

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2017 (€million): 5

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2016 (€million): 8

 

 

TRADE:  

For 2017, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 55,975 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €204.5 million to France.

For 2017, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 59,381 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €200.5 million to France.

For 2016, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 53,894 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €157.4 million to France.

 

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

  • Fat Filled Milk Powder,
  • Milk Protein Isolate,
  • Skimmed Milk Powder,
  • Whey Protein Isolate,
  • Yoghurt Powder.

 

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: Trade in dairy products to France 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 satisfy 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