Three reasons the US president is wrong.
The first thing Captain Cook did upon landing in Tūranga-nui-a-Kiwa (Poverty Bay) was shoot a few of the Maori traders.
'Let's not get side-tracked from ratifying TPP in New Zealand," trade expert Stephen Jacobi says.
As US decides whether it wants back in to TPP, the question is what will it want changed?
Five countries have agreed to exclude dispute settlement provisions with New Zealand, while another two agree to use them responsibly.
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