Since 2005 Ross has established business interests in aqua culture and fisheries development - from Morocco to Syria and Papua New Guinea. In 2015 Ross was prime speaker on sustainable fisheries as guest of the Moroccan government at CRANZ ‘Sustainable Resources: Africa’ conference.
In 2016 Ross was appointed Honorary Consul for the Kingdom of Morocco.
He is share holder in a NZ company authorised by NZ Ministry Foreign Affairs & Trade to trade food into Iran and is currently chair of a NZ group who design & build transportable meat slaughter & process units to NZ export certification and Halal approval.
Ross is also trustee and manager of Russian owned forestry and property assets in New Zealand.
As a result of personal relationships with the owners of major New Zealand fisheries, meat and dairy production facilities and concomitant commercial arrangements, Ross developed a pervasive network within the primary sector of the country.
A former Member of Parliament (1987–1996) and Member and the Executive Council of New Zealand, Ross was Under Secretary (junior minister) Agriculture & Forestry; Cabinet Committee Industry & Commerce & Chair Select Committee Fisheries.
MEURANT INTERNATIONAL GROUP access to FOREIGN FIELDS
MOROCCO • WESTERN SAHARA • TUNISIA • SYRIA • RUSSIA • SERBIA • BELARUS • NORTH KOREA
• Commercial opportunities
• Financial transfers
• Political connections
• Assistance with bureaucratic impasse
• Visa and travel advice
• Education exchange
• Enquiries and humanitarian assistance
SAFE AND SENSIBLE
Since 2005 Ross Meurant has progressively established a network of well connected people in countries where the commercial, cultural, bureaucratic and political intricacies may confound and/or intimidate.
Lack of understanding and/or inadequate advice can result in missed or bungled opportunities.
MEURANT INTERNATIONAL GROUP CAN HELP
For companies seeking new opportunities or companies with existing arrangements but confronted with bureaucratic barriers, whether in Morocco, Western Sahara, Tunisia, Syria, Russia, Serbia, and North Korea: Meurant International Group Ltd can help!
Ross Meurant operates in these countries via experienced professionals with whom over time he has nurtured mutual trust and respect. Such elements are critical for progress in these fields often foreign to ANZACs.
Avoid the labyrinth of pedantic bureaucracies which can stifle initiatives and which in some cases are plagued with corrupt opportunists. Play safe and sensible.