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The Ministry for Primary Industries predicts the dairy industry will take four more years before it equals the record $17.7 billion it earned in exports in 2014.
The Government's much-publicised goal of primary exports hitting $64 billion by 2025 now looks like a pipe-dream.
The successful conclusion of negotiations and the lifting of nuclear-related sanctions on Iran are welcome news for major dairy exporters.
The big may get bigger, Sauvignon's star is still rising, distribution will play a key as will the need for wineries to own more of their fruit supply.
Reducing the geographic gap between New Zealand and export markets is possible through greater collaboration amongst primary business and logistics partners.
NZ wine earns the country just over $1.5 billion in terms of exports. But in terms of our overall economy, wine provides in excess of $2 billion.
Onions New Zealand Inc says with 75% of this season's crop shipped, the industry is pleased with the direction it's heading in.
The value of goods exports were up 2.5% to $4 billion for February this year but some main commodities fell.