30 Jan 2024

Business commentator Victoria Young

From Nine To Noon, 11:05 am on 30 January 2024
Manuka honey (generic)

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Victoria looks at the latest in the mānuka honey industry, with New Zealand scientists saying the country's honey is a different species from the Australian version. It follows several years of genetic studies into the plant.

The Port of Auckland is being challenged to improve productivity as it hikes user charges. The NZ Council of Cargo Owners told BusinessDesk it is positive that the Port is futureproofing operations, but also wants to see containers moved off of vessels faster.

Victoria Young is BusinessDesk investigations editor.