Contestability changes

Edlin, Bob
May 2012
New Zealand Dairy Exporter;May2012, Vol. 87 Issue 10, p18
Trade Publication
The author explores the contestability changes in the Dairy Industry Restructuring Act (DIRA) Amendment Bill since a draft bill was released for public discussion. He argues that the bill promotes Fonterra's efficiency rather than dairy industry efficiency. He also believes that the government will accept the possibility that some small processors might go broke because they cannot afford milk at the price set by Fonterra, although they might be more efficient than that cooperative.


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