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Trade & Policy Update September 2022

Trade & Policy Update September 2022

New Zealand-United Kingdom FTA  The elevation of Liz Truss as British Prime Minister is said to give New Zealand a “huge advantage” according to Trade and Export Growth Minister, Damien O’Connor. As British Trade Secretary, Truss had a part in negotiating the...

The Exporter – August 2022

The Exporter – August 2022

This is the last call to respond to our ExportNZ DHL Barometer Survey! We’re closing the survey this Friday and ask that you take a moment to share your thoughts with us. The survey will take less than 10 minutes to complete but is critical to our ongoing advocacy...

Trade & Policy Update September 2022

Trade update – August

New Zealand-European Union FTA  The NZ-EU FTA, concluded on 30 June, is now undergoing legal verification and, after that, will be translated into the EU’s 23 official languages. The FTA will need to be agreed by Ministerial representatives from each of the 27...

The Exporter – August 2022

The Exporter – July 2022

It has been another busy month on the trade agenda for New Zealand. The New Zealand and European Union Free Trade Agreement was signed on the 1st of July and was met with mixed reactions. You can read the ExportNZ commentary on the outcome of the NZ-EU FTA in the July...

Trade & Policy Update September 2022

Exporter News Endeavour Golden Bay Fruit case study

Selecting the right ERP for your export business. If you are looking for ways to automate your processes, reduce manual data input and streamline your export operations, the right ERP can help. At Endeavour, we have successfully implemented hundreds of ERP systems...

Trade & Policy Update September 2022

Trade update – July

July Trade Update The EU-NZ FTA end game was fascinating to watch Last month we were awaiting the PM’s visit to Brussels and did not know whether New Zealand would be prepared to finalise the FTA with the EU or seek to extend negotiations in the hope of getting a more...

The Exporter – August 2022

The Exporter – June 2022

This week, New Zealands trade agenda is front and centre as both Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Trade and Export Growth Minister Damien O’Connor travel to Europe and Australia for trade, tourism and foreign policy events. We will be watching closely for any updates...

Trade & Policy Update September 2022

Trade update – June

Trade update - June All Eyes On PM’s Visit to BrusselsSenior Officials have been camped in Europe for weeks and Minister O’Connor has stayed on after the WTO Ministerial to be in Brussels.  Does this mean that the PM will be able to reach...

The Exporter – August 2022

The Exporter – May 2022

Earlier this week a small, high-quality group of tech and F&B exporters embarked on a trade mission to the US, led by the Prime Minister. This latest delegation visit comes as the US is set to increase their engagement in the Pacific with the commitment to their...

Trade & Policy Update September 2022

Trade update – May

Trade update - May United Kingdom-New Zealand FTAThe international treaty examination process has been completed by the Foreign Affairs, Defence, and Trade Select Committee, and they have released their final report. The Agreement will now move into the legislation...

Mr Apple’s plan to get pick of the bunch

Mr Apple’s plan to get pick of the bunch

Mr Apple is the New Zealand exporting success story that only a few kiwis have heard of. Mr Apple is the country’s largest vertically integrated apple company, meaning that they control every aspect of apple production from planting to growing, packing, sales and...