Welcome to the U.S. Center for Dairy Excellence (U.S. CDE)

A hub for customers and partners in Southeast Asia to spark collaboration, ideation and exploration of U.S. Dairy as an innovation solution.

Enhancing Southeast Asia-friendly Innovation

USDEC continues to empower end-user innovation success through dynamic programming out of the U.S. CDE.

Exciting and Nutritious Opportunities for Southeast Asia

Opportunities abound for leveraging the U.S. CDE to capitalize on consumer demand with locally driven creations.

Meeting Southeast Asia’s Growing Dairy Demand

U.S. Dairy Export Council (USDEC) recognizes Southeast Asia is a diverse and dynamic region with consumers seeking a variety of great tasting products, while increasingly looking for these to deliver on nutritional priorities. The U.S. dairy community is committed to working closely with the region’s food and beverage sector to further innovation and growth to meet these demands. U.S. Dairy offers a high-quality portfolio of sustainably-produced, versatile dairy ingredients and products to support locally-driven ideation and product development. This ever-evolving portfolio fits perfectly with foods and flavors suited to Southeast Asian lifestyles and tastes. 

USDEC works alongside local partners to accelerate customer success with these products, supporting a sustainable food system that aligns with the region’s preferences and nutrition goals. Learn more about what distinguishes U.S. Dairy and its unique advantages for meeting your needs.

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A Regional Hub for Dairy Innovation & Collaboration

The U.S. Center for Dairy Excellence (U.S. CDE) is a first-of-its-kind education and training hub envisioned and launched by the U.S. Dairy Export Council (USDEC) to inspire innovation with U.S. dairy ingredients and cheeses in Southeast Asia. The state-of-the-art facility in Singapore marks a ground-breaking milestone for USDEC, building on a history of lasting partnerships and tailored programs in the region.

This new learning hub for customers and partners in Southeast Asia will spark collaboration, localized innovations and exploration of U.S. Dairy as delicious and nutritious solutions in regionally tailored food and beverage applications. It serves as a bridge that connects U.S. dairy suppliers with Southeast Asian customers, strengthening their long-term commitment while supporting the region’s ongoing sustainable nutrition efforts.

Discover how this unique space will help deliver Southeast Asia-friendly nutrition, marketing and innovation solutions that are planet-friendly too.

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Innovate and Grow with USDEC Southeast Asia

Learn more about USDEC and how it is fostering lasting partnerships in Southeast Asia to meet local market needs.
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Innovate and Grow with USDEC Southeast Asia

Learn more about USDEC and how it is fostering lasting partnerships in Southeast Asia to meet local market needs.
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U.S. CDE Highlights

Protein Reimagined, Endless Possibilities

Use U.S. Dairy’s ‘Protein Snack Studio’ to design your dream snack — one that’s delicious, nutritious, and fun to eat.

Protein Reimagined, Endless Possibilities

Use U.S. Dairy’s ‘Protein Snack Studio’ to design your dream snack — one that’s delicious, nutritious, and fun to eat.

Meet the Dairy Protein Superstars!

According to new research from Innova Market Insights, both milk and whey protein product launches have set new global records and continue to increase. Explore the exciting growth in this infographic!

Meet the Dairy Protein Superstars!

According to new research from Innova Market Insights, both milk and whey protein product launches have set new global records and continue to increase. Explore the exciting growth in this infographic!

Healthy, Active Aging with U.S. Dairy Proteins

Did you know that many Southeast Asian staples leave protein gaps? Find out how protein-rich foods can fit into local diets to support a healthier lifestyle.

Healthy, Active Aging with U.S. Dairy Proteins

Did you know that many Southeast Asian staples leave protein gaps? Find out how protein-rich foods can fit into local diets to support a healthier lifestyle.

U.S. Dairy Reaches New Heights in Southeast Asia

2020 was a milestone year for U.S. Dairy in Southeast Asia—learn more about how the region is a leading destination for U.S. dairy ingredients, fueling business and innovation needs.

U.S. Dairy Reaches New Heights in Southeast Asia

2020 was a milestone year for U.S. Dairy in Southeast Asia—learn more about how the region is a leading destination for U.S. dairy ingredients, fueling business and innovation needs.

USA Cheese Guild

From America to your plate — discover the heritage and diversity of Cheeses from the USA.

USA Cheese Guild

From America to your plate — discover the heritage and diversity of Cheeses from the USA.