Sector : Dairy

Destination Market: Lebanon

Information : Lebanon

COUNTRY NAME: Lebanon

 

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2018(€million):50 

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2017 (€million): 57

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2016 (€million): 54

 

TRADE:  

For 2018, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 2,779 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €8.8 million to Lebanon.

For 2017, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 2,093 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €7.5 million to Lebanon.

For 2016, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 2,773 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €8.0 million to Lebanon.

 

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

  • Butter,
  • Cheese,
  • Cream,
  • Follow on Formula,
  • Food Ingredient Powder Blend,
  • Infant Formula,
  • Liquid Infant Formula,
  • Milk Powder,
  • Skimmed Milk Powder,
  • Whole Milk Powder.

 

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: Trade in dairy products to Lebanon 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

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