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About

China-New Zealand In 2021, China exported $10.2B to New Zealand. The main products that China exported to New Zealand are Broadcasting Equipment ($494M), Computers ($364M), and Other Furniture ($277M). During the last 26 years the exports of China to New Zealand have increased at an annualized rate of 12.9%, from $438M in 1995 to $10.2B in 2021.

In 2021, China did not export any services to New Zealand.

New Zealand-China In 2021, New Zealand exported $22.5B to China. The main products that New Zealand exported to China were Concentrated Milk ($5.35B), Rough Wood ($3.74B), and Sheep and Goat Meat ($2.17B). During the last 26 years the exports of New Zealand to China have increased at an annualized rate of 16.6%, from $416M in 1995 to $22.5B in 2021.

In 2018, New Zealand exported services to China worth $8.99B, with Travel ($8.04B), Transportation ($608M), and Other business services ($137M) being the largest in terms of value.

Comparison In 2021,  China ranked 25 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.07), and 1 in total exports ($3.34T). That same year, New Zealand ranked 46 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 0.46), and 49 in total exports ($68.4B).

Historical Data

Bilateral Trade by Products

Depth
Value

In 2021, China exported $10.2B to New Zealand. The main products exported from China to New Zealand were Broadcasting Equipment ($494M), Computers ($364M), and Other Furniture ($277M). During the last 26 years the exports of China to New Zealand have increased at an annualized rate of 12.9%, from $438M in 1995 to $10.2B in 2021.

In 2021, New Zealand exported $22.5B to China. The main products exported from New Zealand to China were Concentrated Milk ($5.35B), Rough Wood ($3.74B), and Sheep and Goat Meat ($2.17B). During the last 26 years the exports of New Zealand to China have increased at an annualized rate of 16.6%, from $416M in 1995 to $22.5B in 2021.

Exports from China (Flag) to New Zealand (Flag) (2021)

Exports from New Zealand (Flag) to China (Flag) (2021)

Market Competitiveness

Color
China
Top Destination
United States$530B
New Zealand
Top Destination
China$22.5B

This map shows whether countries import more from China or New Zealand. Each country is colored based on the difference in imports they receive from China and New Zealand or the difference in the growth in imports.

In 2021, countries that imported more from China than New Zealand were United States ($530B), Hong Kong ($323B), and Japan ($168B).

In 2021, countries that imported more from New Zealand than China were Cook Islands ($123M), French Polynesia ($205M), and Fiji ($444M).

Difference in imports from New Zealand (Flag) and China (Flag) (2021)

Comparative Advantage China - New Zealand

Flow
Scale

This chart compares trade between China and New Zealand by product, considering products traded by both, China and New Zealand.

During 2021, China had a large net trade with New Zealand in the exports of Machines ($3.16B), Miscellaneous ($1.2B), and Textiles ($1.16B).

During 2021, New Zealand had a large net trade with China in the exports of Animal Products ($13.7B), Wood Products ($3.85B), and Foodstuffs ($1.65B).

Service Trade

Bilateral Service Trade

In 2018, New Zealand exported services to China worth $8.99B, with Travel ($8.04B), Transportation ($608M), and Other business services ($137M) being the largest in terms of value.

Service trade data is presented based on availability.

Services Exports from New Zealand (Flag) to China (Flag) (2018)

Economic Complexity

Competitive Landscape

This visualization show the product space at the HS4 level colored from blue to yellow.  This mean that the more blue a dot/product is, the more China has comparative advantage over New Zealand. Similarly, the more yellow a dot/product is, the more New Zealand has comparative advantage over China.

Product Space of China (Flag) and New Zealand (Flag) (2021)

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