Story: Overseas trade policy

David Jones

David Jones

David Jones was appointed the first chair of the New Zealand Meat Producers Board in 1922, and held the position until 1935. The board, given wide powers over the New Zealand meat export industry, worked to increase access to the UK. In 1923 it opened a London office.

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Reference: Dai Hayward, Golden jubilee: the story of the first fifty years of the New Zealand Meat Producers Board. Wellington: Universal Printers, 1972

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Chris Nixon and John Yeabsley, 'Overseas trade policy - Early trade – 1840s to 1920s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 9 December 2021)

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