Notice Type
General Section
Notice Title

2013 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 2013 Quota Year, commencing 1 January 2013, as follows:
Company General Quota
(tonnes p.w.) Reserved Quota
(tonnes p.w.) Total Quota
(tonnes p.w.)
Affco New Zealand Limited 36,709.0 36,709.0
Alliance Group Limited 18,596.7 18,596.7
Blue Sky Meats (NZ) Limited 343.7 343.7
Canterbury Meat Packers Limited 15,584.1 15,584.1
Canterbury Meat Packers Limited/Five Star Beef Limited Consortium 4,562.2 4,562.2
Farmers Meat Export Limited 303.0 303.0
Greenlea Premier Meats Limited 16,339.1 16,339.1
Lean Meats Limited 1,023.0 1,023.0
Prime Range Meats Limited 756.6 756.6
Riverlands Limited 21,751.2 21,751.2
Silver Fern Farms Limited 64,765.5 64,765.5
Taylor Preston Limited 5,859.8 5,859.8
UBP Limited 10,560.2 10,560.2
Wilson Hellaby Limited 16,242.9 16,242.9
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 web site at
or by contacting the board direct.
Dated at Wellington this 4th day of December 2012.
M. DUNLOP, Quota Manager, New Zealand Meat Board.