Find Import and Export expertise in New Zealand

New Zealand is renowned for promoting free trade and its average ad valorem tariff for imported goods is among the lowest in the world at 2.2% (2008). New Zealand is a net importer with imports accounting for approximately 2% of GDP (2007). Among its imports are machinery and equipment, textiles, plastics, petroleum, electronics and vehicles.

New Zealand’s main export commodities are dairy products, meat, wood and wood products, machinery and fish. New Zealand Trade and Enterprise is the key state body responsible for export promotion.