International markets continue to provide profitable outlets for
Dairy producers, through their checkoff investment in the U.S. Dairy Export Council® (USDEC), help find a home for new milk production by selling to dairy customers around the world. USDEC’s work helped double the annual value of
“Developing new international markets has been critical for the
Through USDEC, the checkoff partners with the U.S. Department of Agriculture and about 60 cooperative, processing and manufacturing partners to develop and expand international markets for
In 2006, 47 percent of U.S.-produced whey proteins and 43 percent of U.S.-produced milk powder was exported – the
“Exports help the dairy industry grow,” said Paul Rovey, an
Dairy Management Inc.