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GDT Events

A trusted and transparent platform for trading large volume dairy ingredients from around the world through an online auction process.

Two Trading Events are held every month, offering dairy products from renowned global suppliers, attracting hundreds of registered bidders.


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Previously known as GlobalDairyTrade auctions, this platform is now named GDT Events. While its name has changed, its role remains the same.

Since 2008, GDT Events has held over 160 successful Trading Events. It is acknowledged and trusted as providing credible market based reference prices for globally traded dairy ingredients.

Over the past five years, an average of US $3 billion has been sold on the platform per annum. This represents over 860,000 metric tonnes of product each year, clearing more than 97% of the total quantity offered.

GDT Events has over 600 registered bidders from more than 80 countries, making it a truly global dairy trading platform.

GDT Events
Oversight Board

Global Dairy Trade has strengthened its independence by establishing the GDT Events Oversight Board, with an independent chairperson, wider membership and voting rights.

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Become a bidder

It is simple for you to join GDT Events - there are no fees, deposits or other upfront charges required.
Be assured you are paying market based prices.

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Become a seller

Join the industry’s definitive dairy trading platform - become a GDT Events seller. Access hundreds of bidders from more than 80 markets and be confident that your product sells at market based prices.

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GDT Marketplace

GDT Marketplace is an online dairy trading hub that provides a flexible, convenient platform for buying and selling dairy. It embraces the digital future of B2B commerce, acting like a global shop front and directly connecting businesses.

Announcements

Amended GDT Privacy Policy

19 April 2018

Please note changes to GDT’s Privacy Policy, clarifying GDT’s policy relating to the collection and use of personal information.


GDT attending ADPI on the 29 April – 1 May, Chicago

9 April 2018

Meet us at ADPI later this month to discuss our US Lactose Pool or GDT Marketplace.


GDT Events Oversight Board Chairman re-appointed

27 March 2018

GDT Events Oversight Board Chairman Bill Shields has been re-appointed for a further three-year term.


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GDT Insight

GDT Insight gives you access to powerful up-to-date data and historical results from the twice monthly GDT Events, as they unfold.