Dairy export quota TRQ categories table

This table shows the dairy export TRQ categories administered by the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources available under the World Trade Organization (WTO) and Australia–United States Free Trade Agreement (AUSFTA) arrangements with the US and the EU.

The information here may help exporters to understand how much extra quota they may be able to apply for in future years.

Annual increases are not available under the WTO arrangements.

World Trade Organization arrangements

Region

Product type

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Growth

EU

Table Cheddar

3,711 t

3,711 t

3,711 t

3,711 t

3,711 t

3,711 t

By negotiation

EU

Cheese for processing

500 t

500 t

500 t

500 t

500 t

500 t

By negotiation

US*

Cheddar cheese

1,465.5 t

1,465.5 t

1,465.5 t

1,465.5 t

1,465.5 t

1,465.5 t

By negotiation

US*

American cheese

119 t

119 t

119 t

119 t

119 t

119 t

By negotiation

US*

Swiss

290.3 t

290.3 t

290.3 t

290.3 t

290.3 t

290.3 t

By negotiation

US*

Other

2,508.8 t

2,508.8 t

2,508.8 t

2,508.8 t

2,508.8 t

2,508.8 t

By negotiation

*The Department of Agriculture and Water Resources administers only US WTO Supplementary TRQs volumes. The US Government is responsible for managing the remaining volumes of US WTO TRQs.

Australia–United States Free Trade Agreement arrangements
RegionProduct type201420152016201720182019Growth
USMilk/Cream/Ice cream12,671
(000 L)
13,431
(000 L)
14,237
(000 L)
15,091
(000 L)
15,997
(000 L)
16,957
(000 L)
6% pa.
USButter1,957 t2,016 t2,0761 t2,139 t2,203 t2,269 t3% pa.
USCondensed milk5,068 t5,373 t5,695 t6,037 t6,399 t6,783 t6% pa.
USSkimmed milk powder130 t134 t138 t143 t147 t151 t3% pa.
USOther milk powder5,693 t5,921 t6,158 t6,404 t6,660 t6,927 t4% pa.
USOther dairy products2,534 t2,686 t2,847 t3,018 t3,1991 t3,391 t6% pa.
USCheddar979 t1,008 t1,038 t1,069 t1,101 t1,134 t3% pa.
USAmerican cheese652 t672 t692 t713 t734 t756 t3% pa.
USSwiss cheese776 t814 t855 t898 t943 t990 t5% pa.
USEuropean cheese3,103 t3,258 t3,421 t3,592 t3,771 t3,960 t5% pa.
USGoya cheese3,878 t4,072 t4,276 t4,490 t4,714 t4,950 t5% pa.
USOther cheeses5,430 t5,701 t 5,986 t6,285 t6,600 t6,930 t5% pa.

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