New Zealand is the 57th largest export economy in the world and the 41st most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2017, New Zealand exported $37.3B and imported $36.3B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $988M. In 2017 the GDP of New Zealand was $205B and its GDP per capita was $41.1k.
The top exports of New Zealand are Concentrated Milk ($5.34B), Sheep and Goat Meat ($2.36B), Butter ($2.33B), Rough Wood ($2B) and Frozen Bovine Meat ($1.79B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Cars ($3.81B), Crude Petroleum ($1.95B), Refined Petroleum ($1.4B), Delivery Trucks ($1.35B) and Broadcasting Equipment ($1.02B).
The top export destinations of New Zealand are China ($8.79B), Australia ($5.61B), the United States ($3.61B), Japan ($2.39B) and South Korea ($1.14B). The top import origins are China ($7.28B), Australia ($4.51B), the United States ($3.37B), Japan ($2.79B) and Germany ($1.88B).