Kōrero: Government and industrial development

Removing tariffs, 2003

Removing tariffs, 2003

Once back in government, Labour continued to reduce tariffs, despite its record of support for New Zealand manufacturing. In this 2008 cartoon, footwear workers are about to be crushed by the boot of imports, while a grinning Prime Minister Helen Clark rolls out a welcome mat for imported goods.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: DX-023-121
Cartoon by Ashley W. Smith

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Megan Cook, 'Government and industrial development - Industry in the 2000s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/cartoon/25881/removing-tariffs-2003 (accessed 7 August 2020)

He kōrero nā Megan Cook, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010