Market Info

The price of futures is mainly driven by prices in the physical (cash) market, however information and data points which support views on future price movements are essential.

NZX provides a multitude of key data points, views and commentary to help traders price futures contracts in the dairy market.

The DairyTrader

The Dairy Trader Website gives details on current report releases and data that is affecting dairy trading globally. The Dairy Trader website incorporates the latest relevant news on the global scene and provides the most up-to-date data for GlobalDairyTrade auctions and NZX Dairy Futures trading.

AgriHQ Monthly Dairy report

AgriHQ Monthly Dairy is ideal for understanding the health of NZ’s most influential agricultural sector. In this monthly report, AgriHQ provides detailed commentary on commodity prices, exchange rate movements, seasonal payout predictions and production data. Graphs and tables are included that track current prices and identify trends.

AgriHQ Global Dairy Snapshot

Global Dairy Snapshot is regular and compact. It provides up-to-date dairy commodity prices in NZD, USD and AUD for whole milk powder, skim milk powder, cheddar, butter, casein and anhydrous milk fat. A table summarises global dairy price comparisons such as the AgriHQ price, NZX Dairy Futures, CME Futures, GDT and USDA. There is detailed coverage of the NZX Dairy Futures Market. It delivers current exchange rates and the Baltic day index, crisp commentary overviews the market. On a regular basis this report enables the reader to develop an increased understanding of the markets.

Details on how to subscribe to this report and other AgriHQ reports can be found at

Australian Crop Forecasters

ACF publishes monthly subscription reports on Australian grain supply and demand. ACF has a long standing in the Australian grain market as the lead provider of high quality and independent crop forecasting services.

Click here to see a range of ACF reports

For trade related enquiries please contact NZX Market Surveillance +64 (4) 495 2829.