Sector : Dairy

Region Europe

Destination Market: Netherlands

Information : Netherlands

COUNTRY NAME: Netherlands

 

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2018(€million):

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2017 (€million): 3 

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2016 (€million): 5

 

TRADE:

For 2018, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 192,069 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €610.8 million to the Netherlands.

For 2017, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 165,630 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €514.04 million to the Netherlands.  

For 2016, CSO estimates indicate that Ireland exported 137,577 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €367.4 million to Netherlands.

 

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

  • Butter,
  • Cheese,
  • Infant Formula,
  • Milk Powder,
  • Whey Powder,
  • Whole Milk Powder.

 

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: Trade in dairy products to Netherlands 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