Chinese-owned independent processor Oceania Dairy will be exporting infant formula from its Glenavy plant in South Canterbury by the end of this year.

Published in General News
Friday, 26 June 2015 11:55

Foreign doesn’t mean too hard

New research just completed by Tony Martin shows many New Zealand firms could be missing good export opportunities in emerging markets.

Published in Agribusiness
Thursday, 21 May 2015 12:50

Big kiwifruit export push to Australia

Kiwifruit exporters are planning more intensive marketing than they have ever before tried in Australia, to stimulate demand in a maturing market.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 29 April 2015 12:29

More NZ exports to Aussie than China

The value of goods exports to Australia ($8.7 billion) surpassed those to China for the year ended March 2015, says Statistics New Zealand.

Published in General News
Friday, 24 April 2015 12:09

Horticulture tops $7b

New Zealand's horticultural production has exceeded $7 billion for the first time, according to the latest edition of the annual industry statistics publication Fresh Facts.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 21 April 2015 00:00

Prices will rise once stocks go

After an encouraging rise, then fall, in dairy product prices in the first quarter of this year, milk producers and manufacturers are again looking for the upside as planning for next season is either well underway or done for most. 

Published in World News

Demand for New Zealand fresh milk in China is “exploding”, says independent processor Green Valley Dairy.

Published in General News
Thursday, 16 April 2015 15:53

Oz ‘downplaying agri-food sector’

The Netherlands is the second largest exporter of food in the world – exporting AS$70 billion each year from a landmass of 42 square kilometres and a population of 17 million people.

Published in World News
Monday, 06 April 2015 00:00

MPI fees threaten wine exports

The Ministry of Primary Industries' proposal to impose higher costs on the wine industry is a major threat to the sector and its export business, says Alistair King from Crowe Horwath.

Published in General News
Thursday, 02 April 2015 14:11

Kiwifruit back to pre-Psa levels

The kiwifruit season is promising strong growth with volumes back to pre-Psa levels this season, Zespri's chief executive Lain Jager says.

Published in General News
 

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