Red meat export receipts reached a record high for the December quarter of the 2017-18 season, according to an analysis by Beef + Lamb New Zealand's Economic Service.
The record was driven by high export volumes, record values for lamb and mutton and near record values for beef.
This was despite a high New Zealand dollar.
Beef + Lamb New Zealand's chief economist Andrew Burtt joined Rural Exchange.
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