The Processing Sector

TOP GLOBAL DAIRY COMPANIES

2016

TOP GLOBAL DAIRY COMPANIES
Rank Company Country Dairy turnover ($US billion) Milk intake in Mill.t*
1 Nestle Switzerland 25.0 14.0**
2 Lactalis (Including Parmalat) France/Italy 18.3 15.1
3 Danone France 16.7 7.5
4 Dairy Farmers of America USA 13.8 28.1
5 Fonterra New Zealand 13.1 22.1
6 FrieslandCampina Netherlands 12.3 12.6**
7 Arla Foods Denmark/Sweden 10.5 14.2
8 Yili China 9.3 6.8**
9 Saputo Canada 8.6 7.7
10 Dean Foods USA 8.0 10.3
11 Mengniu China 7.9 5.8
12 Unilever Netherlands/UK 7.0* ..
13 Kraft Heinz USA 6.5 ..
14 Sodiaal France 5.7 5.2
15 Müller Germany 5.6* 6.3
16 DMK Germany 5.5 7.8
17 Meiji Japan 5.2 ..
18 Schreiber Foods USA 5.0* 4.5**
19 Savencia France 4.9 ..
20 Agropur Canada 4.6 5.8

.. Not Available
* Estimated by Rabobank
** Estimated by IFCN
Reference: Infant formula excluded
Source: Rabobank 2016 and IFCN 2016
Compiled by AAFC-AID, Market Information Section

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