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New Zealand Red Meat Sector Representatives Travel To EU Ahead Of Crunch Trade Talks

Tuesday, 21 June 2022, 2:33 pm | Meat Industry Association

New Zealand red meat sector leaders head to Brussels this week as negotiations between the European Union and New Zealand for a Free Trade Agreement enter a critical stage. Meat Industry Association chief executive Sirma Karapeeva and Beef + Lamb New Zealand ... More >>

New Zealand Red Meat Sector Concerned At Reports Of Weak EU Agricultural Offer

Tuesday, 31 May 2022, 11:13 am | Meat Industry Association

The red meat sector is concerned at reports of a poor quality draft agricultural access offer from the European Union (EU) to New Zealand as an end of June deadline to conclude an Agreement in Principle approaches. European Trade Ministers are due ... More >>

Red Meat Exports Achieve Record April But Markets Prove Volatile

Monday, 30 May 2022, 4:12 pm | Meat Industry Association

New Zealand red meat exports hit a record in April however ongoing volatility in China indicates head winds in the coming months, says the Meat Industry Association (MIA). New Zealand exported products worth $999.6 million during the month of April, ... More >>

New Zealand Red Meat Exports Top $3 Billion In First Quarter Of 2022 But Pressure On Sector Remains

Monday, 16 May 2022, 12:52 pm | Meat Industry Association

New Zealand’s red meat exports exceeded $3 billion during the first quarter of 2022, despite a drop in volumes due to continuing global supply chain and pandemic challenges. Total exports for the quarter totalled $3.1 billion, a 17 per cent increase ... More >>

New Zealand Meat Processors And Exporters Welcome Immigration Boost

Tuesday, 12 April 2022, 10:17 am | Meat Industry Association

The announcement by the Government that an additional 500 meat processing workers from overseas will be allowed into New Zealand will help ease the sector’s chronic labour shortages, says the Meat Industry Association. “We are approximately 2,000 ... More >>

New Zealand Red Meat Exports Top $1 Billion In February But Pressure Mounting On Sector

Monday, 28 March 2022, 10:39 am | Meat Industry Association

Current strong export returns for New Zealand red meat face pressure in the coming months due to labour shortages and supply chain disruption, says the Meat Industry Association (MIA). The industry exported products worth $1.1 billion during February ... More >>

New Zealand Red Meat Export Values Grow - Despite Pressures On Sector

Monday, 14 March 2022, 10:22 am | Meat Industry Association

New Zealand’s red meat sector is continuing to achieve strong export results in the face of considerable labour shortages and global supply chain disruption, says the Meat Industry Association. The latest MIA analysis shows the industry is overcoming ... More >>

NZ-UK Free Trade Agreement Significant Boost For Red Meat Sector

Tuesday, 1 March 2022, 9:27 am | Meat Industry Association

The signing of the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between New Zealand and the UK represents a significant boost for New Zealand farmers and exporters with lamb and beef eventually allowed quota and tariff-free access into the UK for the first time in decades. Under ... More >>

New Zealand’s Red Meat Processing And Exporting Sector Announces New Scholars For 2022

Monday, 14 February 2022, 8:09 am | Meat Industry Association

The Meat Industry Association (MIA) has awarded new scholarships to seven young New Zealanders considering careers in the red meat processing and exporting sector. Every year, the Meat Industry Association awards a number of undergraduate ($5,000 ... More >>

New Zealand Red Meat Sector Achieves Record Exports During 2021

Friday, 4 February 2022, 9:19 am | Meat Industry Association

New Zealand’s red meat sector exports reached $10 billion in 2021 despite the disruption caused by COVID-19, according to an analysis by the Meat Industry Association (MIA). The exports represented a nine per cent increase on 2020. The value of red ... More >>

New Zealand Red Meat Exports Increase By 27 Per Cent

Thursday, 9 December 2021, 2:59 pm | Meat Industry Association

The value of New Zealand’s red meat sector exports reached $693 million during October, a 27 per cent increase year-on-year, according to an analysis by the Meat Industry Association (MIA). Sheepmeat was a standout performer with the value increasing ... More >>

Halal Certified Red Meat Exports Jump

Wednesday, 24 November 2021, 10:58 am | Meat Industry Association

Halal-certified red meat exports increased 13 per cent during the 2020-2021 season with most product going to non-Muslim markets, according to an analysis by the Meat Industry Association (MIA). New Zealand exported a total of 471,072 tonnes of halal ... More >>

Applications Open For 2022 Meat Industry Association Scholarships

Thursday, 4 November 2021, 11:47 am | Meat Industry Association

Students considering a future career in New Zealand’s red meat industry are encouraged to apply for a 2022 Meat Industry Association (MIA) Scholarship. Applications are now open for four MIA undergraduate scholarships, providing $5,000 a year for each ... More >>

Soaring Demand For Beef Drives 26 Per Cent Increase In New Zealand Red Meat Exports In August

Thursday, 30 September 2021, 7:53 am | Meat Industry Association

New Zealand’s red meat exports increased by more than a quarter in August compared to the previous year, according to an analysis from the Meat Industry Association (MIA). Overall exports for August 2021 reached $650 million with the 26 per cent ... More >>

New Zealand Red Meat Sector Welcomes Chinese Taipei’s CPTPP Membership Application

Friday, 24 September 2021, 4:34 pm | Meat Industry Association

The Meat Industry Association (MIA) and Beef + Lamb NZ (B+LNZ) welcome Chinese Taipei’s formal application to join the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans Pacific Partnership (CPTPP). Sam McIvor, chief executive of Beef + Lamb NZ said the ... More >>

New Zealand Red Meat Exports Drop

Tuesday, 1 December 2020, 1:55 pm | Meat Industry Association

The value of New Zealand red meat exports dropped by 18 per cent in October compared to a year earlier, according to an analysis by the Meat Industry Association. Sheepmeat exports in October 2020 dropped by 25 per cent and beef exports fell by 14 per cent ... More >>

NZ Scientists Lead The Charge To Explore Benefits Of Pasture-raised Beef And Lamb

Thursday, 19 November 2020, 10:17 am | Meat Industry Association

Approximately 100 people will be monitored in two ground-breaking clinical studies, led by researchers from AgResearch, the Riddet Institute and the University of Auckland. The projects will assess the physical effects on the body from eating the different ... More >>

Applications Open For 2021 Meat Industry Association Scholarships

Tuesday, 10 November 2020, 2:20 pm | Meat Industry Association

Students considering a future career in New Zealand’s red meat sector are encouraged to apply for a Meat Industry Association Scholarship. Six undergraduate scholarships providing $5,000 a year for each year of study and four post-graduate awards of $10,000 ... More >>

New Zealand Red Meat Exports To United States Leap 50 Per Cent In Third Quarter

Wednesday, 4 November 2020, 12:27 pm | Meat Industry Association

New Zealand’s red meat sector continued to demonstrate its agility in the third quarter with exports to the United States growing by 50 per cent over the three months from July to September compared to a year earlier. Total exports to the US reached ... More >>

Meat Processing And Exporting Jobs In Jeopardy Unless Specialist Migrants Are Allowed To Remain

Thursday, 8 October 2020, 10:59 am | Meat Industry Association

New Zealand’s meat processing and exporting sector faces being forced to limit production and let people go unless the Government recognises the essential role of its skilled migrant workforce. Around a third of the country’s 250 essential ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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