Fonterra shareholders talk confidence and excitement at AGM

Fonterra shareholders talk confidence and excitement at AGM
(Image: NZME)
Ella Somers
When Fonterra chair Peter McBride opened the floor to shareholder questions at the dairy giant’s annual meeting on Thursday, there was a long pause.“There must be a question,” he said, looking around the room.After another pause, an attendee raised their hand and took the microphone, telling the board they guessed someone had to go first.Once that first question had been thrown out into the room, shareholders were keen to get their feelings off their chest. ScrutinyMcBride and chief executive Miles Hurrell faced most...

More Primary Sector

Govt axes 2024 ETS admin fee for forestry
Primary Sector

Govt axes 2024 ETS admin fee for forestry

The annual charge of $30.25 per hectare was introduced in October.

Staff reporters 14 Jun 2024
Rural banking inquiry a good opportunity, ASB says
Primary Sector

Rural banking inquiry a good opportunity, ASB says

Primary production select committee to be responsible for investigation.

Riley Kennedy 14 Jun 2024
NZ, China launch negotiations on service trade
Primary Sector

NZ, China launch negotiations on service trade

Chinese premier Li Qiang is in the country.

Riley Kennedy 13 Jun 2024
MPI forecasts brighter days will follow dip
Primary Sector

MPI forecasts brighter days will follow dip

Revenue is forecasted to fall by 5% in the current June year.

Kaya Selby 13 Jun 2024