NZ Sheep meat exports affected by Brexit

NZ Sheep meat exports affected by Brexit


Ongoing Brexit uncertainty is having a negative impact on New Zealand sheep meat exports, with January export volumes plunging 32% year-on-year, Rabobank’s latest Agribusiness Monthly report says.

Global demand and in-market prices in New Zealand’s key export markets remained generally strong and the Chinese market, in particular, continued to perform very well.

However, it was the United Kingdom that was the international market causing the greatest concern, the report said.

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Sally Rae