Operational Group

Milk Trading Company (MTC)

Operational Group

Milk Trading Company (MTC)

Start Date: 15 July 2017

End Date: 18 December 2018

Location: Heusden-zolder, Belgium


  • The establishment of the Milk Trading Company (MTC), DLV seeks to develop a partnership with dairy farmers. The goal is to generate higher and more stable financial margins, using market information on the sale price for milk and the cost of feed inputs;
  • The MTC will use different tools, such as the futures market, contracts with customers, price guarantee certificates and margin insurance.


  • Milk Trading Company
  • Universiteit Wageningen
  • DLV (United Experts)
  • Vital Nutrition


Coordinator name and contact:
Milk Trading Company - [email protected]

Funding Organisations:
Europees Landbouwfonds voor Plattelandsontwikkeling, Europa investeert in zijn platteland