8th June 2021 Exports / MIA
New Zealand red meat exports remained steady in April with a total of $863m worth of meat and co-products exported to global markets, according to the latest analysis from MIA.
China’s recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic helped lift red meat exports over $1bn in March 2021, says the Meat Industry Association.
New Zealand red meat exports for February 2021 reached $906.7m, says the Meat Industry Association.
A lack of skilled workers in the halal sector is presenting a challenge for New Zealand’s meat sector, says the Meat Industry Association.
The association awarded undergraduates $5k per year and post-graduates $10k per year.
The 2021 Meat Industry Association Scholarships are now open for application.