Story: Overseas trade policy

War exports

War exports

During both world wars the value of New Zealand’s dairy products was recognised by Britain, who became the sole purchaser of all its exports of agricultural produce.

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Chris Nixon and John Yeabsley, 'Overseas trade policy - Depression and war', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 1 July 2022)

Story by Chris Nixon and John Yeabsley, published 11 Mar 2010