Displaying items by tag: free trade

Wednesday, 23 November 2016 09:27

Upgraded China FTA could boost timber

News of plans to upgrade New Zealand’s free trade agreement with China should open trade doors for more timber exports to China.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 22 November 2016 11:55

NZ China FTA upgrade welcomed by Fonterra

Fonterra has welcomed Prime Minister John Key's announcement at APEC of the launch of China NZ FTA upgrade negotiations.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 22 November 2016 09:55

China FTA upgrade negotiations good news for dairy

Dairy Companies Association of New Zealand (DCANZ) has welcome the announcement that New Zealand and China are commencing negotiations towards a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) upgrade.

Published in General News
Monday, 21 November 2016 10:41

Talks start on China FTA upgrade

Prime Minister John Key has announced the launch of negotiations to upgrade the New Zealand - China Free Trade Agreement (FTA).

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
Tuesday, 25 October 2016 11:22

EU—NZ agreement on non-tariff trade barriers

Trade Minister Todd McClay and EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmström have agreed on the importance of working in the World Trade Organisation (WTO) towards reducing non-tariff barriers (NTBs), and reform of domestic support in agriculture.

Published in General News
Thursday, 06 October 2016 08:55

Trade rules for agriculture are fair for all

For New Zealand as a small and remote nation, international engagement and trade are major priorities.

Published in Opinion
Tuesday, 04 October 2016 14:55

TPP not dead yet!

NZ’s special agricultural trade envoy Mike Petersen recently completed two weeks of talks in Canada and the US advocating for the TPP and trade. He says politics dominate, but TPP is definitely moving forward.

Published in General News
Monday, 03 October 2016 09:22

Way forward to complete Gulf FTA

The Gulf Cooperation Council — New Zealand free trade agreement will be completed early.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 21 September 2016 10:55

UK sheep farmers fear FTAs with NZ and Australia

Britain's National Sheep Association is alarmed at Australia proposing a free trade deal with the UK effective when it leaves the European Union.

Published in General News

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