Dairy manufacturers in Nigeria targets 1.7m MT capacity by 2024

  A consortium of dairy manufacturers in Nigeria, led by FrieslandCampina WAMCO, has announced plans to increase milk production from the current 600,000 metric tonnes to 1,700,000 metric tonnes by 2024. This move is aimed at reducing the countey’s  $1.3 billion dairy importation bill. The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Niyi Adebayo, disclosed this […]

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FrieslandCampina, 3 Others To Boost Dairy Industry

  A consortium of four International Organizations including FrieslandCampina WAMCO, URUS, Barenbrug, and Agrifirm have announced a partnership to accelerate the Nigerian dairy sector. The partners will at a webinar scheduled to hold on April 20, 2021, share their vision on how to accelerate dairy development in Nigeria and also endorse the ambitious plan by […]

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FrieslandCampina WAMCO expands local sourcing of fresh milk to Niger State

  “CURRENTLY, the company has developed pasture on 1,000 of the 10,000 hectares of land assigned to it at the Bobi Grazing Reserve.” Mr. Roel van Neerbos, President of FrieslandCampina Consumer Dairy, said during the Memorandum of Understanding signing ceremony between FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria Plc and the Niger State government on the backward integration initiative. He […]

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