Posts tagged "China NZ Free Trade Agreement"

China’s appetite continues to grow for New Zealand exports

[28 March/The Country] In the ten years since the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between New Zealand and China, exports have exponentially increased from $2.1 billion in 2008 to $16.6 billion in 2018. This amount is nearly twice what New Zealand exports to the USA. The Chinese government, initially signed to help reduce poverty in China....

Renewed FTA deal unlikely to bear more benefits for dairy industry

[6 November/Radio NZ Rural] New Zealand looks unlikely to secure a better deal for dairy exporters as part of the renegotiation of the China NZ Free Trade Agreement. The agreement currently results in NZ dairy exports being hit with higher tariffs when specified volumes have been supplied and these limits are due to expire in...