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Red meat delegation heads to China

Wednesday, 11 June 2014, 3:24 pm | Meat Industry Association

A major delegation of New Zealand red meat exporters is heading to China next week. The group, being led by the Meat Industry Association, represents more than 95% of New Zealand red meat exports. The Chairs, Chief Executives and other senior staff ... More >>

Japan-Australia deal makes TPP even more important

Tuesday, 8 April 2014, 3:40 pm | Meat Industry Association

The recently-concluded economic partnership agreement between Australia and Japan makes a high quality TPP outcome even more important, according to the New Zealand red meat sector. More >>

Meat Sector Strategy Terms Of Reference Announced

Wednesday, 11 August 2010, 4:05 pm | Meat Industry Association

The Meat Industry Association and Beef + Lamb New Zealand have released the terms of reference of the Meat Sector Strategy, setting out where activity will be focused in the coming months. More >>

Farmers need to take ownership of meat industry

Wednesday, 21 November 2007, 3:48 pm | Meat Industry Association

As farmers we must be involved beyond the farm gate and take ownership of the issues in the meat industry, that is the message from the new Meat Industry Action Group Chairman Keith Milne, of Western Southland. More >>

MIA Chief Executive Appointment

Friday, 9 November 2007, 11:25 am | Meat Industry Association

The Meat Industry Association (MIA) Chairman, Bill Falconer, announced today that the Association has appointed Tim Ritchie as Chief Executive Officer to replace Dr Caryll Shailer, who is leaving in December. More >>

Chief Executive Resignation

Friday, 28 September 2007, 10:54 am | Meat Industry Association

Meat Industry Association Chairman Bill Falconer today announced that Chief Executive Officer Caryll Shailer has resigned to pursue a number of personal business interests. More >>

Beef farmers encouraged to consider beef levy

Thursday, 26 July 2007, 9:54 am | Meat Industry Association

The Meat Industry Association (MIA) believes an increase in the Meat & Wool New Zealand (M&WNZ) beef levy charged on all animals slaughtered, must be given serious consideration by farmers, as part of joint industry initiatives to protect New Zealand’s ... More >>

Government Pulls Back on Commitment to Competition

Thursday, 21 June 2007, 11:46 am | Meat Industry Association

The Meat Industry Association (‘MIA’) is both frustrated and deeply disappointed by the Government’s decision to water-down commitments it made to allow competition in the provision of red meat inspection services, MIA Chairman, Mr Bill Falconer, ... More >>

Common sense on inspection competition welcome

Friday, 4 May 2007, 5:13 pm | Meat Industry Association

The Meat Industry Association (‘MIA’) is pleased that a majority of members of the Commerce Select Committee have recognised its concerns over a bill that would effectively create a state monopoly on the provision of ‘meat inspection’ services. More >>

Meat Industry speaks out on Anti-Competitive Bill

Thursday, 26 April 2007, 11:42 am | Meat Industry Association

The Meat Industry Association ('MIA') is staggered at Government's efforts to railroad legislation to create a monopoly around the provision of services to the industry - without any reference to the views of directly affected parties. More >>

Meat Industry Assn Chairman's Address to the AGM

Monday, 11 September 2006, 8:55 am | Meat Industry Association

I'd like to welcome you all to the 22nd Annual General Meeting and Conference of the New Zealand Meat Industry Association. More >>

Chairman’s Address to the Annual General Meeting

Tuesday, 13 September 2005, 4:02 pm | Meat Industry Association

Meat Industry Association Media Release Chairman’s Address to the Annual General Meeting Wairakei, 11-12 September, 2005 Members of the Association, Ladies and Gentlemen You have all received the Annual Report of the Association, including the financial ... More >>

FTA Negotiations with Malaysia welcomed

Thursday, 31 March 2005, 3:01 pm | Meat Industry Association

The Meat Industry Association welcomes the launch of FTA negotiations with Malaysia as a further positive step in enhancing trade relations between long-standing trading partners. More >>

Meat Industry ‘Straight to Work’ Partnership

Tuesday, 30 November 2004, 10:04 am | Meat Industry Association

A new initiative was launched today by the meat industry in partnership with government. The “straight to work” programme is a joint exercise with the NZITO, Ministry of Social Development (MSD) and the Meat Industry Association (MIA). More >>

Meat Industry Welcomes China FTA Negotiations

Monday, 22 November 2004, 10:24 am | Meat Industry Association

'The Meat Industry Association welcomes the announcement from our Prime Minister Helen Clark that the process of negotiating a free trade agreement between New Zealand and China is about to commence', says Chief Executive Caryll Shailer. More >>

Meat Industry Welcomes China FTA Negotiations

Monday, 22 November 2004, 9:13 am | Meat Industry Association

“The Meat Industry Association welcomes the announcement from our Prime Minister Helen Clark that the process of negotiating a free trade agreement between New Zealand and China is about to commence”, says Chief Executive Caryll Shailer. More >>

Two New Directors for NZ Meat Board

Tuesday, 3 August 2004, 3:27 pm | Meat Industry Association

Alastair Bisley and Brian Lynch have been appointed as Directors of the New Zealand Meat Board by the Minister of Agriculture, Jim Sutton. More >>

Employment Relations Law Reform Bill

Tuesday, 25 May 2004, 12:19 am | Meat Industry Association

Bill Falconer, Chairman of the Meat Industry Association (MIA) said today that “if the proposed changes to employment law currently being considered by Select Committee proceed they will provoke early and disruptive judicial clarification and have little ... More >>

What Does US-Aus. FTA Mean For Meat Exporters?

Tuesday, 10 February 2004, 2:22 pm | Meat Industry Association

What does the Australia-US Free Trade Agreement mean for New Zealand Meat Exporters? “The US market is very important to the New Zealand meat industry with returns running at approximately NZD $1 billion annually. Of that, beef exports are a significant ... More >>

What Does US/Aust FTA mean for NZ Meat Exporters?

Tuesday, 10 February 2004, 12:07 am | Meat Industry Association

“The US market is very important to the New Zealand meat industry with returns running at approximately NZD $1 billion annually. Of that, beef exports are a significant component”, Caryll Shailer, Chief Executive of the Meat Industry Association said ... More >>

   

 
 
 
 
 

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