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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

More data now available via GDT Insight subscriptions

17 September 2018

GDT has added a new report to GDT Insight, which now includes data showing the total quantity sold for each product group by region.


Data correction to results for TE217

7 August 2018

GDT have corrected the published winning price for Fonterra SMP Medium Heat – NZ for Contract 2.


GDT Events make rule changes to encourage more supply

9 July 2018

The GDT Events Oversight Board has approved two rule changes.


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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.