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  •   Home > News > Local Politics

    A critic of Auckland's port says it should be behaving like a business

    A critic of Auckland's port says it should be behaving like a business


    It has just abandoned its controversial automation project, after spending 65-million dollars and eight years on the rollout.

    Mayoral candidate Wayne Brown says the Ports should be returning 400-million dollars a year, instead of its current zilch.

    And he says it should pay properly for its downtown site, and sensible things will happen when they're forced to pay for where they are.

    © 2022 Newstalk ZB, NZCity

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