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California Dairies, Inc. joins GDT Marketplace

4 May 2018

Global Dairy Trade is pleased to welcome leading dairy processing co-operative California Dairies, Inc. (CDI) to GDT Marketplace, its 24/7 online dairy trading platform.

Eric Hansen, Director of Global Dairy Trade said CDI was the seventh seller from the USA to take advantage of GDT Marketplace’s convenience and flexibility, and its global pool of credible buyers.

“We are delighted to have a seller of CDI’s scale and market position listing product on GDT Marketplace. CDI is a member-owned milk marketing and processing co-operative owned by over 400 California dairy families, producing 43 percent of California’s milk or nine percent of the milk produced in the United States.  It has sales of more than US$4 billion across all 50 states in the USA, and in more than 50 countries.”

“CDI’s reputation for producing premium quality dairy products further expands the choices available to our buyers.”

"GDT Marketplace now connects 15 registered sellers and 287 registered buyers from USA, Western Europe, Oceania, Asia, Middle East and other regions, enabling transactions of any dairy product at any time, with no minimum constraints,” said Mr Hansen.

Dave Treiber, Vice President of Bulk, Industrial & Export Sales of CDI said GDT Marketplace provided a reliable, safe and secure online sales channel that would significantly expand the co-operative’s global reach.

"CDI is constantly looking for ways to expand our markets and products to meet the needs of customers.  We will offer multiple products on GDT Marketplace.  Buyers’ response will give us real-time purchasing data and open new trading opportunities with multiple buyers in the world’s key dairying regions,” said Mr Treiber.

Products on GDT Marketplace will include:

  • Anhydrous Milkfat & Butter Oil
  • Butter
  • 80% Salted Sweet Cream (Domestic)
  • 80% Unsalted Sweet Cream (Domestic)
  • 82%/16 Unsalted Sweet Cream (Export)
  • 82%/16 Lactic (Export)
  • Buttermilk Powder
  • BMP Heat Stable
  • Milk Protein Concentrate
  • MPC 70

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