Sector : Dairy

Destination Market: Mexico

Information : Mexico

COUNTRY NAME: Mexico

 

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2018(€million): 16 

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2017 (€million): 20 

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2016 (€million): 18

 

TRADE:

For 2018, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 11,067 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €43 million to Mexico.

For 2017, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 6,926 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €40.2 million to Mexico.   

For 2016, CSO estimates indicate that Ireland exported 14,568 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €52.6 million to Mexico.

 

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

  • Acid Casein, Casein , Caseinate, Cheese, Curd Powder, Fat Filled Milk Powder, Fat Filled Powder, Follow on Formula, Infant Formula, Liquid Infant Formula, Milk Protein Concentrate, Milk Protein Isolate, Oligosaccharide, Rennet Casein, Skimmed Milk Powder, Whey Powder, Whole Milk powder

 

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: Trade in dairy products to Mexico 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