A wealth of opportunities for NZ wool in the States

Tell a New Zealand farmer they could treble the value of their strong wool clip and they’d probably say “you’re dreaming”, but a man who’s worked in the New Zealand wool industry for most of his career says that’s absolutely possible.

For thirty years Stephen Fookes headed the New Zealand Wool Testing Authority.

In that time he’d seen wool used for interior products, be degraded and devalued, slugging it out with synthetics at the bottom end of the market.

2017-10-17T11:44:13+00:00 October 13th, 2017|Press Release|0 Comments