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1. Manufacturing
At 10.45am, Statistics NZ will release the March survey of manufacturing.

2. Scales Corporation
This company's annual meeting is due to be held in Christchurch today. Scales grows and produces food for export and provides essential storage and logistics services for a range of primary exporters.

3. Debt
Today, dairy debt. This is the latest in a special series from the Business Herald.