Services remains the major sector accounting for 71.7% of New Zealand’s economy. Services are followed by mining, manufacturing and utilities which account for 16.8% of the economy in 2017.
Auckland, Wellington and Canterbury contributes total of 58% of the total New Zealand’s population. Auckland remains the most economically active region of the country.
- The overall NZX 50 index exhibits an upward trend over the last one year with an annual growth of 17.1%. As of 22nd February 2018, it stood at 8,267.9.
- FDI inflows recovered in 2016 with improvement in macroeconomic outlook. Australia remains major provider of FDI inflows accounting for 29.7% of the total FDI stocks in the country.
- The NZ government announced Ten Year Capital Intentions Plan (CIP) in 2016. This includes a pipeline of US$100.9 bn (3,823 projects) worth of infrastructure projects over the next decade. Projects are distributed among central government (219 projects worth US$40.9 bn), local government (3,559 projects worth $51.1 bn) and private (45 projects worth US$9.2 bn).
- Macroeconomic Outlook Report identifies the potentials of the country as an investment destination by analyzing the political, economic, social, technological, legal and environmental (PESTLE) structure.
- PESTLE Insights provides 360 degree view of the economy which can be used as a strategic tool to understand the market dynamics, business potentials and direction of operations.
- Along with providing the country’s snapshot, the report captures the risk factors pertaining to the macroeconomic risks, political environment, legal environment, demographic and social structure effectiveness, technology & infrastructure and natural and geographic aspects that might impact business.
- This report also highlights key clusters/cities which contribute significantly to the country GDP and population along with major companies’ presence in these areas.
- Did you Know?
- Country Highlights
- Country Snapshot
- PESTLE Insights
- Political Landscape
- Economic Landscape
- Social Landscape
- Technological Landscape
- Legal Landscape
- Environmental Landscape
Exhibit 1: New Zealand’s Performance in Country Risk Analysis in Comparison to Asia Pacific and The World
Exhibit 2: Performance Overview (Score: 1-100)
Exhibit 3: Broad Categories and Weights behind the Index
Exhibit 4: Dow Jones New Zealand Index (NZDOW )
Exhibit 5: Key Sectors Contribution to the Economy
Exhibit 6: : Net FDI (2012-2016) and FDI by country (2012-2016)
Exhibit 7: Key Infrastructure Indicators
Exhibit 8: Real GDP and Household Consumption Growth Rate
Exhibit 9: Real GDP Growth Rate Comparison (2016)
Exhibit 10: Export, Import and Trade Balance
Exhibit 11: Current Account Balance
Exhibit 12: Top Three Commodity Exports, % of Total Exports, 2014-2017
Exhibit 13: Dairy, Eggs, Honey and Edible Products of Animal Origin, % of World Total, 2017
Exhibit 14: Interest Rates
Exhibit 15: Exchange Rate
Exhibit 16: Public Finance
Exhibit 17: General Government Debt
Exhibit 18: Employment/Unemployment
Exhibit 19: Average Annual Wages
Exhibit 20: Labour Cost Index
Exhibit 21: Rural/Urban Share in Total Population
Exhibit 22: Age-group Share of Total Population
Exhibit 23: Gender Split
Exhibit 24: Internet Users % of Total Population, Mobile Penetration Rate and Broadband Penetration Rate, 2016
Exhibit 25: Number of Patents Granted Per M Inhabitants, 2015
Exhibit 26: High-technology Exports (% of manufactured exports)
Exhibit 27: Doing Business in New Zealand 2018
Exhibit 28: Corruption Perception Index (Rankings) 2017
Exhibit 29: CO2 Emissions