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NZ dollar the futurepatrick omeara xRNZ's Economics Correspondent, Patrick O'Meara, investigates the long term consequences of a high New Zealand dollar for exporters and consumers.

Exporters complain it's jeopardising the future of their business.

But some economists argue the exchange rate reflects the strength of the economy.

Insight talks to both sides about whether there is a right level for the kiwi that benefits all, and how that might be achieved.