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Opportunity lies inside market volatility

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Opportunity lies inside market volatility

An ability to manage volatility will determine the success of businesses and industries in these turbulent economic times. Speaking at the recent Irrigation NZ conference in Christchurch, Rabobank senior analyst Hayley Moynihan said uncertainty in the global economy breeds volatility reports Countrywide. But it also provides an opportunity for people who manage risk well and adapt to markets quickly. The benefits of sound risk management and market adaptation may not always be in the form of premiums, they just may mean less volatility in the business. She sees the opportunity for this country will be in its ability to lift productivity while keeping costs under control. As a food producer and exporter, this country is well placed to weather the global economic storm, however the market requires food that is affordable and NZ needs to be mindful of this.

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