Notice Type
General Section
Notice Title

2009 United States Beef and Veal Tariff Rate Quota Allocation

Pursuant to section 31 of the Meat Board Act 2004, notice is hereby given that the New Zealand Meat Board has allocated access to United States Beef and Veal Tariff Rate Quota for the 2009 Quota Year, commencing 1 January 2009, as follows:
Company General Quota Allowance
(tonnes p.w.) Reserved Quota Allowance
(tonnes p.w.) Total Quota Allowance
(tonnes p.w.)
Abco Meats Limited (in receivership) 84.0 84.0
Affco New Zealand Limited 39,440.4 39,440.4
Alliance Group Limited 14,172.4 14,172.4
Allied Farmers Limited 288.5 288.5
Canterbury Meat Packers Limited 15,306.0 15,306.0
Canterbury Meat Packers Limited/Five Star Beef Limited Consortium 3,953.8 3,953.8
Garrett International Meats Limited 285.7 285.7
Greenlea Premier Meats Limited 14,887.8 14,887.8
Horizon Meats New Zealand Limited 453.6 453.6
Integrated Foods Consortium 192.6 192.6
Lean Meats Limited 412.2 412.2
Levin Meats Limited 1,582.3 1,582.3
Outlands New Zealand Limited 36.3 36.3
Prime Range Meats Limited 111.8 111.8
Riverlands Limited 22,981.2 22,981.2
Silver Fern Farms Limited 57,564.6 57,564.6
Taylor Preston Limited 5,939.0 5,939.0
UBP Limited 11,376.5 11,376.5
Wallace Corporation Limited 8,241.0 8,241.0
Wilson Hellaby Limited 16,087.3 16,087.3
Total 213,397.0 0.0 213,397.0
Allowance for samples 5.0 5.0
Total 213,397.0 5.0 213,402.0
Note: Totals may not add due to rounding.
The allocation mechanism used is as set out and described in the Quota Allowance Allocation System in Respect of United States Beef and Veal Tariff Rate Quota, and printable copies of the appropriate application forms are available from
New Zealand Meat Board’s website at
or by contacting the board direct.
Dated at Wellington this 9th day of December 2008.
A. DOMETAKIS, Board Secretary, New Zealand Meat Board.