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Do you export environmental goods or services?

Published 12 June 2014, from Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Trade

MFAT would like to understand better the priorities and interests of exporters operating in the environmental goods and services sector.

Please take 5-10 minutes to complete this online survey as it will assist MFAT trade negotiators advance your interests in a variety of upcoming and on-going trade negotiations – the Environmental Goods Plurilateral that NZ and 13 other countries will launch in July this year, and the on-going Trade in Services Agreement (TiSA) negotiations.

Environmental goods and services include, but are not limited to: waste water management, waste management (including refuse disposal, potable water treatment and public utilities such as sewage services), sanitation, management of solid and hazardous waste and recycling systems, protection of ambient air and climate, production of renewable energy plant, remediation and clean-up of soil and water, noise and vibration abatement, and protection of biodiversity and nature/landscapes.

If you have any questions, or would like to provide feedback in an alternative form, please contact Tim.Wang@mfat.govt.nz / 04 439 8628 for environmental goods or Lawry.Perrott@mfat.govt.nz / 04 439 8418 for environmental services.