Economic Calendar and indicators of New Zealand

Overview

Indicator Last Reference Previous Frequency
GDP q/q 1.7% 2 Q 2022 -0.2% Quarterly
Unemployment Rate 3.3% 2 Q 2022 3.2% Quarterly
CPI q/q 1.7% 2 Q 2022 1.8% Quarterly
RBNZ Interest Rate Decision 3.00% 2.50%
Trade Balance $-2.447 B Aug 2022 $-1.406 B Monthly

Economic Calendar

Time,
Currency
Event
Actual
Forecast
Previous
2022.09.29 00:00, NZD, ANZ Business Confidence, Forecast: -52.1, Previous: -47.8
2022.09.29 00:00, NZD, ANZ Activity Outlook, Forecast: -6.3, Previous: -4.0
2022.09.29 21:45, NZD, Building Consents m/m, Forecast: 2.0%, Previous: 5.0%
2022.09.30 19:30, NZD, CFTC NZD Non-Commercial Net Positions, Previous: -12.6 K
2022.10.04 14:00, NZD, GDT Price Index, Forecast: -0.1%, Previous: 2.0%
2022.10.05 01:00, NZD, RBNZ Rate Statement
2022.10.05 01:00, NZD, RBNZ Interest Rate Decision, Previous: 3.00%
2022.10.06 00:00, NZD, ANZ Commodity Price Index m/m, Forecast: -1.7%, Previous: -3.3%

Economic indicators

Market Last Reference Previous Frequency
CFTC NZD Non-Commercial Net Positions -12.6 K 20 Sep 2022 -5.3 K Weekly
GDP Last Reference Previous Frequency
GDP Annual Change 1.0% 2 Q 2022 5.1% Quarterly
GDP Expenditures q/q 2.1% 2 Q 2022 -0.1% Quarterly
GDP q/q 1.7% 2 Q 2022 -0.2% Quarterly
GDP y/y 0.4% 2 Q 2022 1.0% Quarterly
Labor Last Reference Previous Frequency
Employment Change q/q 0.0% 2 Q 2022 0.0% Quarterly
Labor Cost Index q/q 1.3% 2 Q 2022 0.7% Quarterly
Labor Cost Index y/y 3.4% 2 Q 2022 3.1% Quarterly
Net Permanent & Long-Term Migration 1.139 K Jul 2021 0.527 K Monthly
Participation Rate 70.8% 2 Q 2022 70.9% Quarterly
Unemployment Rate 3.3% 2 Q 2022 3.2% Quarterly
Visitor Arrivals m/m 41.8% Jul 2022 30.1% Monthly
Visitor Arrivals y/y 344.2% Jul 2022 83.5% Monthly
Prices Last Reference Previous Frequency
ANZ Commodity Price Index m/m -3.3% Aug 2022 -2.2% Monthly
CPI q/q 1.7% 2 Q 2022 1.8% Quarterly
CPI y/y 7.3% 2 Q 2022 6.9% Quarterly
Export Price Index q/q 3.7% 2 Q 2022 7.8% Quarterly
Export Volume Index q/q 3.0% 2 Q 2022 -6.3% Quarterly
Food Price Index m/m 1.1% Aug 2022 2.1% Monthly
GDT Price Index 2.0% 4.9%
Import Price Index q/q 6.5% 2 Q 2022 7.2% Quarterly
Import Volume Index q/q -0.9% 2 Q 2022 -2.3% Quarterly
PPI Input q/q 3.1% 2 Q 2022 3.4% Quarterly
PPI Output q/q 2.4% 2 Q 2022 2.6% Quarterly
RBNZ 2-Year Inflation Expectations 3.07% 3 Q 2022 3.29% Quarterly
Terms of Trade Index q/q -2.4% 2 Q 2022 0.6% Quarterly
Money Last Reference Previous Frequency
RBNZ Interest Rate Decision 3.00% 2.50%
Trade Last Reference Previous Frequency
Current Account $-5.224 B 2 Q 2022 $-6.502 B Quarterly
Current Account - GDP Ratio -7.7% 2 Q 2022 -6.8% Quarterly
Current Account 12-Months $-27.818 B 2 Q 2022 $-24.264 B Quarterly
Exports $5.483 B Aug 2022 $6.353 B Monthly
Imports $7.930 B Aug 2022 $7.759 B Monthly
Trade Balance $-2.447 B Aug 2022 $-1.406 B Monthly
Trade Balance 12-Months $-12.280 B Aug 2022 $-11.965 B Monthly
Government Last Reference Previous Frequency
Net Debt Forecast, % GDP 36.9% 37.6%
OBEGAL Forecast $-18.978 B $-20.844 B
RBNZ Non-Resident Debt Holdings 53.6% Aug 2022 53.7% Monthly
Business Last Reference Previous Frequency
ANZ Activity Outlook -4.0 Aug 2022 -8.7 Monthly
ANZ Business Confidence -47.8 Aug 2022 -56.7 Monthly
BusinessNZ Manufacturing Index 54.9 Aug 2022 53.5 Monthly
BusinessNZ Services Index 58.6 Aug 2022 54.4 Monthly
Manufacturing Sales Volume q/q -4.9% 2 Q 2022 -3.4% Quarterly
Manufacturing Sales q/q -3.8% 2 Q 2022 0.9% Quarterly
Consumer Last Reference Previous Frequency
Core Retail Sales q/q -1.6% 2 Q 2022 -0.3% Quarterly
Electronic Card Retail Sales m/m 0.9% Aug 2022 -0.2% Monthly
Electronic Card Retail Sales y/y 26.9% Aug 2022 -0.5% Monthly
RBNZ Credit Card Spending y/y 29.4% Aug 2022 5.1% Monthly
Retail Sales q/q -2.3% 2 Q 2022 -0.9% Quarterly
Retail Sales y/y -3.7% 2 Q 2022 2.3% Quarterly
Westpac McDermott Miller Consumer Confidence 87.6 3 Q 2022 78.7 Quarterly
Housing Last Reference Previous Frequency
Building Consents m/m 5.0% Jul 2022 -2.2% Monthly