General manager Tim Rigter believes it can sell the higher production levels

Red Stag Timber plans to lift production from its Waipa 'super mill'

Wed 30 Aug 1

A ‘super mill’ can process 1 million tonnes of logs a year and Red Stag’s mill was the first of this scale in the southern hemisphere.

Rubicon chairman Steve kasnet said the transaction will be completed with "no demands on the remaining shareholders for equity capital"

Rubicon buys out ArborGen partners for $US29m, raises funds from US investors

Thu 29 Jun 10

The deal follows Rubicon's scaled back exposure to the Taupo-based wood processor Tenon.

Stats NZ international statistics senior manager Daria Kwon says "exports of dairy commodities to China led the increase in values"

NZ exports rise to 3-year high in May, as dairy prices increase

Tue 27 Jun

"Robust imports are a sign of economic strength," says ASB senior economist Jane Turner.

AgriHQ analyst Reece Brick said "supply and demand fundamentals remain skewed in favour of sellers rather than buyers"

NZ structural log prices hit highest level in more than two decades

Tue 20 Jun

The market remains strong for most segments of the domestic industry, even as the volumes traded slowed.

NZ wholesale trade up 2.1% in first quarter

Tue 6 Jun

In the latest period, five of six wholesale industries recorded gains, while machinery and equipment recorded no change.

On The Money: Tackling Myrtle rust threat


Government agencies failed to engage community early enough on long-known danger to economy and environment.


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