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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.

Fonterra media conference - Outcome of Danone arbitration

December 01, 2017

Media are invited to a media conference regarding the outcome of the Co-operative’s arbitration with Danone at 3pm NZT, today 1 December 2017. 

Fonterra requests temporary trading halt

December 01, 2017

Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited (for itself and on behalf of Fonterra Shareholders’ Fund) has requested an immediate trading halt to be applied to their respective securities

Fonterra launches initiative to address family violence

November 23, 2017

Fonterra has joined with Shine and Women’s Refuge to launch a programme to raise awareness about family violence and provide support services for any of its 12,000+ New Zealand employees who may need help.

Statement from John Wilson: Michael Spaans

November 21, 2017

Sadly, today our Co-operative has lost one of our strongest people with former Director Michael Spaans passing away last night. He is survived by his wife Kristina and children Olivia, Logan and Harvey.