What Matters - Globalisation and the future of trade

Globalisation and the future of trade

New economies, shifting geopolitics, rising protectionism and a new generation of trade agreements

Webcast: Globalisation and the future of trade

A recording of a live webcast, held as part of the What Matters – Globalisation and the future of trade theme, is available for members to view. The discussion was facilitated by Sue Suckling, and included panellists Bryan Jamison, Roland Van Bommel and Vangelis Vitalis who shared their observations on emerging risks and opportunities in international trade. View webcast

A lens on the future of trade from IoD members

  • Hear from Donald Nordeng, CEO of BioGrow New Zealand and the lessons he learned in the export business. Read here
  • Rick Carmont, executive director of the OEANZ, shares his insights on New Zealand businesses entering new international markets. Read here


Interview - John Pomfret

In these mini clips John Pomfret, former Washington Post Beijing Bureau Chief, shares his insights on China/ NZ trade with the Institute of Directors.

How will Chinese investment in local goods and services, control of international supply chains and import substitution impact our trade relationship in the future?

John discusses the differences in board structure and membership between Chinese and New Zealand businesses.



What Matters branch events