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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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Since 2008, GDT Events has provided trusted, credible market-based reference prices for globally traded core dairy ingredients.

Over the past five years, an average of US $2.2 billion has been sold on the platform per annum. This represents over 700,000 metric tonnes of product each year, clearing more than 95% of the total quantity offered.

Each Trading Event impartially balances supply and demand so that both buyers and sellers can be confident they are transacting at independently established market-based prices.

GDT Events has registered bidders from more than 80 countries, making it a truly global dairy trading platform.

GDT Events
Oversight Board

Established to strengthen Global Dairy Trade’s independence, with an independent chairperson and a balanced representation of GDT participants and financial market members.

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Become a bidder

It is simple for you to join GDT Events and it is completely free. Fulfil your bulk purchasing needs at independently established market-based prices.

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Become a seller

Grow your global sales channel without increasing staff by becoming a GDT Events seller. Access hundreds of bidders from more than 80 markets and be confident your product sells at independently established market-based prices.

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Announcements

Proposed changes to GDT Trading Event Rules approved by the GDT Events Oversight Board

24 May 2022

The GDT Events Oversight Board has approved proposed rule changes to the GDT Trading Event Rules to incorporate its new service, GDT Pulse.


Confirmation of published price outcomes following Trading Event 308

19 May 2022

The purpose of this note is to confirm that the price indices and average prices published following Trading Event 308 held on 17 May 2022 are correct.


New members join GDT Events Oversight Board

24 March 2022

The GDT Events Oversight Board is an independent oversight body established to monitor the twice-monthly Trading Events held by Global Dairy Trade (GDT).


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GDT Insight

GDT Insight provides real-time or delayed access to invaluable data and historical results from GDT Events as they unfold. There are three packs to suit your budget and data requirements.