29 Mar 2021

Imported potatoes crowding Kiwi freezers

From Morning Report, 8:54 am on 29 March 2021

They're cheap as chips, but can imported frozen potatoes beat fresh? Growers here fear international imports could wipe out the New Zealand industry.

Surplus potato chips from European countries are crowding supermarket freezers.

Chris Claridge is chief executive of Potatoes New Zealand.

He spoke to Corin Dann.