New Zealand Current Account - Forecast

Current Account in New Zealand is expected to be -4509.14 NZD Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Current Account in New Zealand to stand at -1182.25 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the New Zealand Current Account is projected to trend around -2881.49 NZD Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.


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New Zealand Trade Last Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 2020
Balance of Trade -143 -300 -200 -220 -130 400
Exports 5350 5400 5600 5500 5650 6300
Imports 5492 5700 5800 5720 5780 5900
Current Account -1620 -4509 -2922 89.48 -1182 -2881
Current Account to GDP -2.8 -4.1 -4.1 -5.3 -5.3 -4.8
External Debt 273275 276068 277430 278968 280381 293560
Terms of Trade 1452 145 140 142 139 136
Capital Flows -1736 1861 1650 1086 1329 1672
Foreign Direct Investment -1510 168 434 502 547 526
Tourist Arrivals 250523 316300 347100 295600 292000 307400
Terrorism Index 0.61 0.4 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.3
Weapons Sales 4 2.5 2.5 5 5 1.5
Crude Oil Production 24 23.9 23.91 23.91 23.91 23.91