Celebrating 50 years of international dairy exports

December 29, 2011

Pictured presenting a commemorative butter dish to An Taoiseach Enda Kenny to mark the 50th anniversary of the Irish Dairy Board (IDB) is Vincent Buckley, Chairman of the IDB (left) and Kevin Lane, Chief Executive of the IDB.

The IDB is forecasting record international sales of Kerrygold in 2011, up 19% on the previous year on a constant currency basis. With a market presence in over 80 countries worldwide, the IDB is Ireland’s largest exporter of dairy products and a leading international food company. On its Golden Jubilee the IDB is celebrating expanding its footprint into Algeria which gives the IDB access to the valuable North African market of over 200 million consumers