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By Pattrick Smellie Oct. 16 (BusinessDesk) – New Zealand risks an error of historic proportions if opposition to the Trans-Pacific Partnership sees the country left out of a trade deal that will almost certainly encompass China in due course, Trade Minister Tim Groser has told a China Business Summit in Auckland. He also warned the New Zealand bureaucracy needs to lift its game to deepen the services it offers to support the burgeoning trade relationship with China and to improve Chinese language skills. With Fonterra’s whey protein concent...

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