New Zealand Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 39,797
No. Of products 3,849
No. Of partners 217
Imports (in US$ Mil) 43,685
No. Of products 4,265
No. Of partners 221

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.11
Index of export market penetration6.95
World Growth3.50
Country Growth1.42

Service Indicators 2018

Service imports (BoP, current US$)14,035,082,032.00
Service exports (BoP, current US$)17,617,054,813.00
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)28.27
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)28.13

New Zealand top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China9,641 24.23
Australia6,336 15.92
United States3,821 9.60
Japan2,421 6.08
Korea, Rep.1,209 3.04
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China8,633 19.76
Australia5,013 11.48
United States4,420 10.12
Japan3,033 6.94
Germany2,207 5.05

New Zealand Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials13,480 33.87 4,491 10.28 0.20
Intermediate goods11,274 28.33 6,804 15.57 0.54
Consumer goods10,839 27.23 19,025 43.55 2.10
Capital goods2,857 7.18 12,943 29.63 1.10

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Milk and cream in so ...4,224,356.38
Butter and other fat ...2,593,148.26
Untreated coniferous ...2,433,444.94
Frozen boneless bovi ...1,701,431.15
Other fruit, fresh, ...1,530,009.40
Petroleum oils and o ...2,930,849.76
Petroleum oils, etc, ...2,220,377.75
Automobiles with rec ...1,703,346.48
Transmission apparat ...1,121,916.81
Diesel powered truck ...819,295.28

Tariff and Trade Barriers for New Zealand

Tariffs 2017

No. Of Tariff Agreement 16
Simple Average (%) 2.13
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 26,830,936.39
Maximum Rate (%) 200.68
Weighted Average (%) 1.35
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 62.56

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI) 2009

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff (2009)0.12
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff (2009)0.11

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

Services Trade Restrictions Index - Over All11

Non-Tariff Measures (NTM) 2015

No Of NTM Measures (2015)75
No Of NTM Affected Products (HS 6 Digit) (2015)5,208

Temporary Trade Barriers Database (TTDB) 2013

Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Simple Average (2013)0.31
Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Weighted Average (2013)0.11

World Development Indicators (WDI)

2018 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)204,924
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)40,640.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-304.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-0.15

Doing Business

2019 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank1
Trading Across Borders Rank63

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

CPIA Trade Ratings...

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score3.39
LPI Rank37