Sector : Dairy

Region Europe

Destination Market: Germany

Information : Germany

COUNTRY NAME: Germany

 

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2018(€million): 4

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2017 (€million): 4

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2016 (€million): 6

 

TRADE:  

For 2018, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 105,664 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €357.70 million to Germany.

For 2017, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 118,273 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €377 million to Germany.

For 2016, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 96,608 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €272.4 million to Germany.

 

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

  • Acid Casein,
  • Casein,
  • Cheese,
  • Milk Protein Concentrate,
  • Milk Protein Isolate,
  • Rennet Casein,
  • Whey Protein Concentrate,
  • Whey Protein Hydrolysate.

 

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: Trade in dairy products to Germany 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