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Success at the AmCham Awards

By August 29, 2018 No Comments

We’re very excited to announce that we have been awarded with the Exporter of the Year to the USA Under $1 Million award at the American Chamber of Commerce – DHL Express Success & Innovation Awards (AmCham awards).

2018 marks the nineteenth year the AmCham Awards have been held, celebrating business achievements between New Zealand and the United States. UBCO CTO, Rob Beck, attended the awards ceremony at the Pullman Auckland Hotel and was there to accept the award, which was presented by the Hon Grant Robertson.

According to Mike Hearn of the American Chamber of Commerce, “over the last year trade of goods with the USA were just under $12 billion, up 4%, representing 10% of New Zealand’s total merchandise trade. Trade in services continue to grow with total trade bilateral worth around $17 billion. The years finalists on show at the awards highlighted some of New Zealand’s most innovative products and services succeeding in the USA.”