Wednesday, 13 March 2019

Ceisteanna (239, 240, 241, 242, 243, 244, 245, 246, 247, 248)

Charlie McConalogue

Ceist:

239. Deputy Charlie McConalogue asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the volume and value of cheddar imports from the UK excluding Northern Ireland in 2018; the latest data for 2019 in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [12480/19]

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Charlie McConalogue

Ceist:

240. Deputy Charlie McConalogue asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the volume and value of cheddar imports from Northern Ireland in 2018 in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [12481/19]

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Charlie McConalogue

Ceist:

241. Deputy Charlie McConalogue asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the volume and value of cheddar exports to Northern Ireland in 2018. [12482/19]

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Charlie McConalogue

Ceist:

242. Deputy Charlie McConalogue asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the volume and value of cheddar exports to the UK excluding Northern Ireland in 2018; the latest data for 2019 in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [12483/19]

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Charlie McConalogue

Ceist:

243. Deputy Charlie McConalogue asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the volume and value of liquid milk exports to Northern Ireland in 2018. [12484/19]

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Charlie McConalogue

Ceist:

244. Deputy Charlie McConalogue asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the volume and value of liquid milk imports from Northern Ireland in 2018. [12485/19]

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Charlie McConalogue

Ceist:

245. Deputy Charlie McConalogue asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the volume and value of dairy ingredient exports to Northern Ireland in 2018. [12486/19]

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Charlie McConalogue

Ceist:

246. Deputy Charlie McConalogue asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the volume and value of dairy ingredient imports from Northern Ireland in 2018. [12487/19]

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Charlie McConalogue

Ceist:

247. Deputy Charlie McConalogue asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the volume and value of dairy ingredient exports to the UK excluding Northern Ireland in 2018; the latest data for 2019 in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [12488/19]

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Charlie McConalogue

Ceist:

248. Deputy Charlie McConalogue asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the volume and value of dairy ingredient imports from the UK excluding Northern Ireland in 2018; the latest data for 2019 in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [12489/19]

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Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Agriculture)

I propose to take Questions Nos. 239 to 248, inclusive, together.

The following table, based on Central Statistics Office data, outlines details in respect of values and tonnage to the United Kingdom, broken down for Great Britain and Northern Ireland for dairy exports for 2018. Year to date figures for 2019 have not yet been released by the CSO.

Exports of dairy ingredients from Ireland

Product

€000

Tonnes

€000

Tonnes

Great Britain

Exports

Exports

Imports

Imports

Total Dairy

908,158

273,269

371,167

196,198

Cheddar

265,932

85,202

48,996

14,767

Liquid milk

6,885

9,117

15,650

29,654

Northern Ireland

Exports

Exports

Imports

Imports

Total Dairy

113,600

134,271

260,429

754,642

Cheddar

513

78

450

104

Liquid milk

25,273

108,585

241,353

732,317