This page displays a table with New Zealand Imports By Category in U.S. dollars, according to the United Nations COMTRADE database on international trade.



New Zealand Imports By Category Value Year
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $7.20B 2021
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $6.96B 2021
Electrical, electronic equipment $4.38B 2021
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $3.79B 2021
Plastics $2.04B 2021
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $1.64B 2021
Pharmaceutical products $1.42B 2021
Articles of iron or steel $1.19B 2021
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $1.15B 2021
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $977.06M 2021
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $800.63M 2021
Fertilizers $742.27M 2021
Miscellaneous edible preparations $714.70M 2021
Commodities not specified according to kind $683.12M 2021
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $680.33M 2021
Rubbers $629.26M 2021
Toys, games, sports requisites $629.26M 2021
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $627.51M 2021
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $573.88M 2021
Miscellaneous chemical products $572.79M 2021
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $557.21M 2021
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $443.70M 2021
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $436.62M 2021
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $413.95M 2021
Aluminum $412.64M 2021
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $412.05M 2021
Iron and steel $410.42M 2021
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $393.09M 2021
Sugars and sugar confectionery $376.84M 2021
Aircraft, spacecraft $368.28M 2021
Organic chemicals $344.69M 2021
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $327.58M 2021
Glass and glassware $314.39M 2021
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $308.91M 2021
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $302.60M 2021
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $299.80M 2021
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $299.12M 2021
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $288.77M 2021
Cereals $269.96M 2021
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $269.42M 2021
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $262.52M 2021
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $256.05M 2021
Meat and edible meat offal $249.91M 2021
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $238.43M 2021
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $232.07M 2021
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $229.54M 2021
Ceramic products $212.83M 2021
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $205.11M 2021
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $204.44M 2021
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $201.92M 2021
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $170.87M 2021
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $167.79M 2021
Copper $160.54M 2021
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $145.86M 2021
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $138.96M 2021
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $133.96M 2021
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $132.52M 2021
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $128.39M 2021
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $99.11M 2021
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $97.14M 2021
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $84.08M 2021
Clocks and watches $83.26M 2021
Manmade filaments $81.52M 2021
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $69.63M 2021
Manmade staple fibers $60.99M 2021
Headgear and $56.34M 2021
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $54.87M 2021
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $51.63M 2021
Zinc $50.32M 2021
Live animals $48.25M 2021
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $45.04M 2021
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $44.38M 2021
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $37.18M 2021
Lac, gums, resins $36.11M 2021
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $36.08M 2021
Photographic or cinematographic goods $35.16M 2021
Knitted or crocheted fabric $29.98M 2021
Products of animal origin $29.14M 2021
Cotton $20.49M 2021
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $15.92M 2021
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $15.77M 2021
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $15.74M 2021
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $14.32M 2021
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $14.21M 2021
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $13.03M 2021
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $12.90M 2021
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $10.14M 2021
Tin $10.10M 2021
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $9.21M 2021
Ores slag and ash $5.95M 2021
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $3.99M 2021
Cork and articles of cork $3.98M 2021
Nickel $3.64M 2021
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $2.42M 2021
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $2.38M 2021
Silk $2.10M 2021
Lead $1.49M 2021




New Zealand Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 584.00 -581.00 1350.34 -2166.03 NZD Million [+]
Current Account -7260.00 -8300.00 2325.00 -8300.00 NZD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -2.70 -3.60 -0.10 -8.90 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 5730.00 7060.00 7067.07 37.85 NZD Million [+]
Exports 6310.00 6480.00 6480.00 19.68 NZD Million [+]
External Debt 304598.00 293926.00 305121.00 67673.00 NZD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 1515.00 1531.00 1531.00 796.00 points [+]
Capital Flows 6262.00 9305.00 9305.00 -7912.00 NZD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 2329.00 -984.00 4813.00 -7322.00 NZD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 28624.00 5235.00 529255.00 40.00 [+]
Terrorism Index 4.34 0.14 4.34 0.00 [+]
Weapons Sales 6.00 4.00 75.00 0.00 SIPRI TIV Million [+]
Crude Oil Production 6.60 8.10 72.00 6.50 BBL/D/1K [+]
Global Dairy Trade Price Index -2.90 -8.50 22.60 -14.00 percent [+]