The flavoured milk category did not perform at the same levels seen in 2015. Flavoured milk volumes saw a decline of 5.2% during 2016.
South Africa experienced one of the worst droughts in the summer of 2015/2016 and this had a direct impact on failed agricultural crops and the resultant shortage of feed for livestock. It was foreseen at the beginning of 2016 that the milk category would be one of the worst affected with shortages of milk expected for industrial processing.
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August 23, 2017