Treasury destroys 120,000 MRP prospectuses

The government had to destroy 120,000 Mighty River Power prospectuses after the print run far exceeded demand for the share offer.

Based on the thickness of the 257-page document that equates to a pile some 1.8km high. 

The surplus copies were sent to a recycling facility, says Chris White, a director of the Treasury, in response to NBR questions under the Official Information Act.

 

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