Sector : Dairy

Destination Market: Jamaica

Information : Jamaica

COUNTRY NAME: Jamaica

 

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2018(€million): 99

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2017 (€million): 99

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2016 (€million): 137

 

TRADE:

For 2018, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 504 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €1.1 million to Jamaica.

For 2017, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 499 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €1.3 million to Jamaica.

For 2016, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 19 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €0.1 million to Jamaica.

 

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

  • Butter,
  • Cheese,
  • Fat Filled Milk Powder,
  • Skimmed Milk Powder,
  • Whole Milk Powder.

 

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: Trade in dairy products to Jamaica 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