Wednesday, 28 November 2018 09:29

Concerns over quotas post-Brexit

A proposed split to NZ dairy’s tariff rate quotas for Brexit is being viewed as unjustifiable and flawed.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 20 November 2018 07:55

NZ puts Brexit on blast

Beef + Lamb NZ’s chief executive has made a stinging attack on Britain and the European Union over their plans to introduce inflexible quotas for sheepmeat to the two entities when Brexit occurs. 

Published in General News
Thursday, 08 November 2018 10:55

Where to for the UK?

“On a knife-edge,” is how NZ’s former high commissioner to London, Sir Lockwood Smith, describes the British government’s EU exit plans.

Published in World News
Thursday, 01 November 2018 11:42

JCB takes on the world

Despite Brexit being foreshadowed as a handbrake on Britain’s exports to Europe, it seems the future holds no fear for construction and farm machinery maker JCB, which has just released impressive year 2017 financial results.

Published in Machinery & Products
Tuesday, 23 October 2018 09:20

Meaty matters for NZ

New moves are afoot, this month, to try to resolve the issue of tariff rate quotas (TRQs) which will threaten New Zealand sheepmeat exports to Europe when Britain leaves the European Union (EU) next year.

Published in General News
Thursday, 18 October 2018 09:38

Ireland assembles its agrifood units

With the UK’s Brexit scheduled for April 1, 2019, discussions in Ireland are centred on tariffs, with a general call for a ‘soft’ Brexit that would allow present cross-border agreements to apply in the foreseeable future.

Published in World News
Tuesday, 02 October 2018 07:55

Meats bullish outlook

Despite the unknowns of Brexit and the US-China trade war, New Zealand’s sheep and beef farmers are pretty bullish about the future.

Published in General News
Thursday, 20 September 2018 08:55

Call for Brexit revote

Britain should hold a second referendum on Brexit to make sure the British people fully understand what they will be in for when the UK leaves the European Union (EU) in six months.

Published in World News
Wednesday, 12 September 2018 09:55

Britain could crash out of EU

There is now a 50:50 chance Britain will crash out of the European Union without any sort of deal concluded, says a recognised Irish commentator.

Published in World News
Thursday, 23 August 2018 09:55

Post-Brexit risk for UK farms

Analysts fear that up to 25% of Britain’s farms will be at risk of bankruptcy if farm subsidies aren’t guaranteed by the government post-Brexit.

Published in World News
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