New Zealand Trade

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 39,541
No. Of products 3,823
No. Of partners 218
Imports (in US$ Mil) 42,271
No. Of products 4,263
No. Of partners 223

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.12
Index of export market penetration6.74
World Growth-1.13
Country Growth0.65

Service Indicators 2019

Service imports (BoP, current US$)15,644,407,721.41
Service exports (BoP, current US$)17,468,653,571.53
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)27.10
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)26.99

New Zealand top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China11,040 27.92
Australia5,741 14.52
United States3,718 9.40
Japan2,311 5.84
Korea, Rep.1,112 2.81
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China8,543 20.21
Australia4,874 11.53
United States4,227 10.00
Japan2,762 6.53
Germany2,379 5.63

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 materials13,574 34.33 4,338 10.26 0.18
Intermediate goods11,413 28.86 6,498 15.37 0.55
Consumer goods10,458 26.45 18,100 42.82 1.35
Capital goods2,881 7.29 12,866 30.44 0.81

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Milk and cream in so ...4,686,504.34
Butter and other fat ...2,291,375.23
Untreated coniferous ...2,236,927.46
Frozen boneless bovi ...1,842,864.48
Frozen unboned meat ...1,572,035.61
Petroleum oils and o ...2,803,273.54
Petroleum oils, etc, ...1,752,803.41
Automobiles with rec ...1,510,557.64
Transmission apparat ...1,094,687.89
Parts of turbo-jets ...852,601.60

Tariff and Trade Barriers for New Zealand

Tariffs 2019

No. Of Tariff Agreement 17
Simple Average (%) 2.01
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 30,954,989.90
Maximum Rate (%) 160.45
Weighted Average (%) 0.91
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 64.65

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)

2019 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)209,127
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)42,610.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-247.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-0.12

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