Displaying items by tag: europe

Tuesday, 05 June 2018 10:08

EU charm offensive

New Zealand is keeping pressure on the EU as formal talks to set an agenda for negotiating a free trade agreement are a few weeks away.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 30 May 2018 09:55

EU/NZ trade deal will benefit dairy

Dairy products will be high on the agenda when New Zealand and the European Union begin formal negotiations next month on a free trade agreement (FTA).

Published in General News
Tuesday, 05 December 2017 07:55

No guarantees, chum!

Britain's trade secretary, Dr Liam Fox will not give New Zealand any guarantee on how access for our sheepmeat will be determined when the UK leaves the EU.

Published in General News
Thursday, 30 November 2017 07:55

EU dairy exports on the rise

While overall dairy exports from New Zealand and Australia are declining, the European Union is showing strong export growth, says Fonterra’s November Global Dairy Update.

Published in World News
Wednesday, 02 August 2017 08:55

Euro leaders want to trade with NZ

Trade Minister Todd McClay is confident the European Union and New Zealand will begin negotiating a free trade agreement by the end of the year.

Published in General News
Friday, 10 February 2017 09:40

Zespri to boost EU production

Zespri will allocate an additional 1,800 hectares of European SunGold licence over the next three years, doubling production of the proprietary kiwifruit variety in Europe.

Published in General News
Thursday, 08 December 2016 09:55

Will the crabs scatter or cozy up?

The voters have spoken – twice!

Published in Opinion
Friday, 02 December 2016 13:33

New Zealand businesses share Brexit views

Trade Minister Todd McClay has published a summary of what New Zealand businesses think about Brexit and the impact they believe it could have on trade with the United Kingdom – New Zealand’s fifth largest trading partner.

Published in General News
Friday, 25 November 2016 12:25

Cross-party missions head to Europe and Iran

Trade Minister Todd McClay and opposition MPs are traveling in Europe and Iran over the next week to take part in a number of trade-related events.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 01 November 2016 11:55

Brexit fears grip EU farmers

European farming leaders are truly concerned about Britain’s planned exit from the European Union, says Beef + Lamb NZ chairman James Parsons, just home from his annual visit to Europe.

Published in World News