Sector : Dairy

Destination Market: Colombia

Information : Colombia

COUNTRY NAME: Colombia

 

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2018 (€million): 46

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2017 (€million): 55

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2016 (€million): 38

 

TRADE:

For 2018, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 1,342 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €10.1 million to Columbia.

For 2017, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 1,064 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €8.4 million to Columbia. 

For 2016, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 1,851 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €16.8 million to Colombia.

 

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

  • Adult Nutritional Supplement (Sports),
  • Fat Filled Powder,
  • Follow on Formula,
  • Infant Formula,
  • Liquid Infant Formula,
  • Non Milk Based Product,
  • Whole Milk Powder.

 

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: Trade in dairy products to Colombia 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 INCLUDING TRADER NOTICESTrade notices (zip 8,673Kb).

 

CONTACT POINTS: dairyexportcerts@agriculture.gov.ie