Stephen Jacobi discusses the benefits and challenges of the NZ/EU FTA. Negotiations are taking place in Wellington this week – find out more about the NZ/EU FTA here.
Stephen Jacobi’s address to the Canterbury Club Christchurch, 27th March 2019.
In anticipation of no Brexit on the 29th, the UK has released a new temporary post-Brexit tariff schedule. Nearly 90 percent of imports would become duty-free overnight, but some sensitive NZ exports would still face tariffs and tariff rate quotas (TRQs).
Just as well the magi didn’t face tariffs at the border 2018 will not go down in history as a good year for trade. While [read more…]