New Zealand

The Te Mata Exports New Zealand team is based in the Hawke’s Bay, a region often referred to as the fruit bowl of New Zealand. While they work closely with a large number of local operations, they also partner with growers across New Zealand to procure the best quality produce for their international customers. The categories Te Mata Exports New Zealand specialises in include apples, cherries, citrus and vegetables.

New Zealand is renowned for its clean air and water, temperate climate and exceptional food safety and quality control systems.

Te Mata Exports New Zealand is affiliated with a number of complementary organizations and industry groups, including New Zealand Trade and Enterprise, Horticulture New Zealand and New Zealand Apples and Pears.

Meet Our New Zealand Team

If you would like to know more about Te Mata Exports, get in touch.

Murray Tait
+64 27 4835055
Te Mata Exports was established in 2000 by Murray Tait. Murray has 30 years experience in the export sector, with his primary focus in apples since 2001. Based in Hawke’s Bay, he has long term relationships with growers and packers while providing excellent personalised service to customers.
Andrew Lockyer
National Sales Manager
+64 21 433451
Andrew joined Te Mata in 2019 having held senior roles in Sales and Operations in some of New Zealands leading produce companies. Andrew brings an enormous depth of experience to the team. Andrew takes great pride in the excellent relationships with customers and growers he has built up over his career. Andrew will always go the extra mile to ensure a sale is successful for all concerned.

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