Story: Industrial sectors

Exporting logs

Exporting logs

At the Port Chalmers wharf 20,000 tonnes of logs wait for loading on board the bulk carrier Golden Star, for delivery to India. Although most primary-sector products are sold for processing within New Zealand, some, such as these forestry products, are sold unprocessed to overseas buyers.

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Otago Daily Times
Reference: 5 April 2007, p. 42
Photograph by Gerard O'Brien

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Ganesh Nana, 'Industrial sectors - Industrial structures', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/23148/exporting-logs (accessed 24 September 2019)

Story by Ganesh Nana, published 11 Mar 2010