Notice Type
General Section
Notice Title

2020 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 2020 Quota Year, commencing 1 January 2020, as follows:

Company General Quota Allowance
(tonnes c.w.e.)
Reserved Quota Allowance
(tonnes c.w.e.)
Total Quota
(tonnes c.w.e.)
Affco New Zealand Limited 39,920.0   39,920.0
Alliance Group Limited 20,774.1   20,774.1
ANZCO Food Limited 37,968.4   37,968.4
Binxi Foods NZ Limited 709.5   709.5
Blue Sky Meats (NZ) Limited 219.2   219.2
Crusader Meats New Zealand Limited 186.8   186.8
Farmers Meat Export Limited 381.1   381.1
Firstlight Foods Limited 179.0   179.0
Greenlea Premier Meats Limited 19,245.4   19,245.4
Prime Range Meats Limited 1,289.4   1,289.4
Progressive Meats Limited 97.0   97.0
Silver Fern Farms Limited 65,363.2   65,363.2
Taylor Preston Limited 3,959.7   3,959.7
UBP Limited 9,968.4   9,968.4
Wilson Hellaby Limited 13,135.8   13,135.8
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 directly.

Dated at Wellington this 4th day of December 2019.

D. HARRISON, General Manager, Quota and Information, New Zealand Meat Board.