New Zealand


  • Current population: 4,658,210
  • Current male population (49.1%) 2,288,464
  • Current female population (50.9%) 2,369,746
  • Labor force in 2017: 2,655,000
  • In 2017 New Zealand imported $36.3 billion, making it the 56th largest importer in the world.
  • Its main imports are Cars ($3.81 Billion), Crude Oil ($1.95 Billion), Oil Refining ($1.4 Billion), Delivery Truck ($1.35 Billion) and Equipment Broadcasting ($1.02 Billion).
  • The main origins of its imports are China ($7.28 billion), Australia ($4.51 billion), the United States ($3.37 billion), Japan ($2.79 billion) and Germany. ($1,88 billion).
  • 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 $37.3 billion and imported $ 36.3 billion, resulting in a positive trade balance of $ 988 Million.
  • In 2017 New Zealand's GDP was $205 Billion and its GDP per capita was $41.1 Thousands.
  • The main exports of New Zealand are concentrated milk ($5.34 billion), sheep and goats ($ 2.36 billion), butter ($ 2.33 billion), lumber ($ 2 billion) and Frozen Bovine Meat ($ 1,79 billion), according to the classification of the Harmonized System (HS).
  • The main export destinations of New Zealand are China ($ 8.79 Billion), Australia ($5.61 Billion), the United States ($3.61 Billion), Japan ($2.39 billion) and South Korea ($1.14 Billion).
  • During the last twenty years, the government has transformed New Zealand from an agrarian economy and dependent on the British market into a more industrialized market economy
  • New Zealand is the country that offers the most facilities to do business. Doing Business ranking, which classifies countries according to the ease they offer to do business.
  • It is among the countries with the least corruption in the world.