Beef + Lamb New Zealand and Meat Industry Association Welcome Mandate for TPP11
Beef + Lamb New Zealand and the Meat Industry Association are right behind the Government’s continued efforts to bring the Trans-Pacific Partnership 11 into effect.
Beef and Sheep sector outline key priorities in their 2017 Manifesto: “Blueprint for partnership with the New Zealand Government”
Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) and the Meat Industry Association (MIA) are presenting the sector’s priorities to all political parties ahead of this year’s General Election.
Sheep and Beef sector welcomes the recent agreement to move forward with the TPP agreement
Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) and the Meat Industry Association (MIA) welcome the recent statement by the Trade Ministers of the eleven Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) countries in Hanoi to work towards bringing the trade agreement into force expeditiously.
New Zealand completes ratification of TPP
Beef + Lamb New Zealand and the Meat Industry Association welcome the completion of New Zealand’s domestic steps to ratify the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP).
B+LNZ and MIA reiterate importance of maintaining current market access into the EU and UK
Beef + Lamb New Zealand and the Meat Industry Association reiterate the importance of at least maintaining the quality and quantity of current market access into the European Union and the United Kingdom, following the UK triggering of Article 50.
Ministers from TPP countries confirm focus on trade liberalization in Pacific region, IBA applauds progress
International Beef Alliance Statement: On March 15, 2017, the Trade Ministers and representatives from the 11 remaining Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) countries met in Vina del Mar, Chile, to discuss the future of the TPP.
Sitting on a grass-fed goldmine
Phil Smith reflects on the importance of telling the New Zealand red meat story and how B+LNZ's recently launched marketing strategy will do that.
Sheep and beef industry welcome progress towards bilateral FTA with the European Union
Beef + Lamb New Zealand and the Meat Industry Association welcome the successful completion of joint scoping discussions towards an EU – NZ Free Trade Agreement (FTA) announced by Minister McClay in Brussels.
The future of lamb
Central South Island Director Bill Wright reflects on the future of the sheep industry and trade opportunities for the New Zealand red meat sector.
Trade is the life blood of the New Zealand sheep and beef sector
While disappointed by the US decision to withdraw from the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP), the New Zealand sheep and beef sector remains strongly supportive of the Agreement and its aims, its representative organisations, the New Zealand Meat Industry Association (MIA) and Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) say.
Beefing up offshore alliances
Showcasing our farming operations to other countries makes you appreciate how great our farmers are, says Andrew Jolly of the recent International Beef Alliance in Taupo.