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Living Water protecting internationally significant wetlands

February 02, 2018

DOC and Fonterra’s Living Water partnership is helping protect two of the world’s most significant wetlands, through a major initiative that brings together farmers, scientists, councils, mana whenua and communities.

Fonterra responds to Beingmate's forecast earnings downgrade

January 22, 2018

Last night, Beingmate Baby & Child Food Co Ltd (Beingmate) issued a forecast earnings downgrade for its financial year ended 31 December 2017, revising the previously announced forecast loss of RMB 350 million – RMB 500 million to a forecast loss of RMB 800 million – RMB 1 billion (NZ$171 – NZ$214 million).  

Fonterra welcomes research findings that milk matters for healthy kiwi kids

January 19, 2018

Fonterra welcomes the findings of a Massey University that show a high proportion of young Kiwi kids are getting the goodness of dairy nutrition by drinking milk.

Fonterra releases first Sustainability Report on environmental and social performance

December 13, 2017

Fonterra is proud to publish its first Sustainability Report, detailing its environmental, social and economic performance.

Fonterra revises 2017/18 forecast Farmgate Milk Price

December 07, 2017

Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited today reduced its forecast Farmgate Milk Price for the 2017/18 season from $6.75 to $6.40 per kgMS and updated the market on its financial results for the first three months of the 2018 financial year.  

Fonterra announces outcome of Danone arbitration

December 01, 2017

The tribunal in the arbitration with Danone on claims arising out of Fonterra’s WPC80 precautionary recall in August 2013 has issued its award. The tribunal has determined that Fonterra must pay a total of NZD $183 million (€105 million) in recall costs suffered by Danone.