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Federated Farmers is calling for the government to defer a wide range of policy and regulatory impositions to protect workers and businesses during the Covid-19 outbreak.
Unlike some other exporters, Fonterra’s scheduling, logistics and delivery activities to all markets are largely operating as normal, the cooperative says.
Former special agricultural trade envoy Mike Petersen says it will probably take months for supply chains to and in China to clear in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.
The coronavirus has only had a moderate impact on dairy prices so far, according to Westpac head of strategy Imre Speizer.
Despite global market instability due to coronavirus, January’s meat exports increased by 26% compared to January 2019.
A dog has tested positive for Covid-19 in Hong Kong, but experts say people should not panic about animal to human transmission.
The coronavirus outbreak contributed to Synlait’s decision to issue a wider earnings guidance range.