Friday, 14 June 2019 10:55

US farmers don’t want a repeat run

With the US dairy industry now it in its fifth year of low prices and third year of trade wounds, president and CEO of the National Milk Producers Federation in the US, Jim Mulhern looks at what could come next.

Published in World News
Wednesday, 25 July 2018 13:00

US$12b state aid for American farmers

The US Government is rolling out US$12 billion worth of aid to farmers caught up in trade wars, triggered by President Donald Trump.

Published in General News
Thursday, 10 May 2018 09:55

Strange days for US dairy

The US dairy industry is now facing a challenging, unpredictable future under Trump. 

Published in Opinion

Plenty's been said about the first 100 days of the Trump presidency – more about unfulfilled campaign promises than tangible action – but in recent weeks the dairy industry has been drawn into some of the posturing.

Published in Opinion

New Zealand will have to be extremely active – even by its own standards – in trade policy, given the nature of the disruption caused by the new Trump administration.

Published in General News
Friday, 10 February 2017 07:55

Prepare for change — Editorial

The world changed, for better or worse, with the inauguration of Donald Trump as US President.

Published in Opinion
Tuesday, 07 February 2017 09:10

Revised TPP a possibility?

Nathan Guy says some kind of trade deal with the US may still be possible, despite President Trump saying no to the TPP.

Published in General News
Friday, 20 January 2017 09:29

Perdue to head USDA

US President-elect Donald Trump has appointed former Georgia governor Sonny Perdue as his new Agriculture Secretary.
Published in General News
Thursday, 17 November 2016 08:55

Trade havoc under Trump?

US president-elect Donald Trump has the powers, delegated by Congress, to wreak havoc on international trade, says trade expert Stephen Jacobi.

Published in General News
Friday, 11 November 2016 09:31

Give Trump time, says Trade Minister

We will be able to work with America on trade, says Trade Minister Todd McClay.

Published in General News
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