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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 Insight

GDT Insight gives you access to powerful up-to-date data and historical results from the twice monthly GDT Events, as they unfold.

GDT Events- Reports

The Annual Report and Quarterly provide summaries of trading activity and data analysis from GDT Events

Announcements

GDT public consultation on three rule change proposals

9 July 2017

Global Dairy Trade invites feedback on three proposed changes to the GDT Trading Event Rules. These proposals are designed to enhance transparency and expand our scope to more markets.


GDT releases latest Quarterly publication

29 June 2017

GDT releases the latest Quarterly publication, covering the period April – June 2017.


GDT marks one year anniversary of GDT Marketplace

6 June 2017

GDT, the world’s leading dairy trading platform, has attracted registered sellers from around the world


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