'Total Solids' Dairy Trade
‘Total solids’ dairy trade
November 2012 dairy product exports were equivalent to 12.1% of U.S. milk solids production, the lowest percentage since March 2010. In the previous 30 months, exports represented 13.5% of U.S. milk solids production. Meanwhile, imports as a percent of milk solids production were 3.7% in November 2012.
Source: U.S. Dairy Export Council, National Milk Producers Federation