Economic Calendar and indicators of New Zealand

Overview

Indicator Last Reference Previous Frequency
GDP q/q 1.0% 2 Q 2018 0.5% Quarterly
Unemployment Rate 3.9% 3 Q 2018 4.4% Quarterly
CPI q/q 0.9% 3 Q 2018 0.4% Quarterly
RBNZ Interest Rate Decision 1.75% 1.75%
Trade Balance $-1.56 B Sep 2018 $-1.47 B Monthly

Economic Calendar

Time,
Currency
Event
Actual
Forecast
Previous
21:45
NZD
-0.6%
0.0%
-0.1%
21:30
NZD
02:00
NZD
21:45
NZD
0.5%
1.0%
21:45
NZD
-0.3%
0.9%
14:00
NZD
1.4%
-2.0%
02:00
NZD
21:45
NZD
21:45
NZD
21:45
NZD

Economic indicators

Market Last Reference Previous Frequency
CFTC NZD Non-Commercial Net Positions -25.7 K 6 Nov 2018 -35 K Weekly
GDP Last Reference Previous Frequency
GDP Expenditures q/q 1.2% 2 Q 2018 0.4% Quarterly
GDP q/q 1.0% 2 Q 2018 0.5% Quarterly
GDP y/y 2.8% 2 Q 2018 2.6% Quarterly
Labor Last Reference Previous Frequency
Employment Change q/q 1.1% 3 Q 2018 0.6% Quarterly
Labor Cost Index q/q 0.5% 3 Q 2018 0.6% Quarterly
Labor Cost Index y/y 1.9% 3 Q 2018 2.1% Quarterly
Participation Rate 71.1% 3 Q 2018 70.9% Quarterly
Unemployment Rate 3.9% 3 Q 2018 4.4% Quarterly
Prices Last Reference Previous Frequency
ANZ Commodity Price Index m/m -2.4% Oct 2018 -2.4% Monthly
BusinessNZ Manufacturing Index 51.7% Sep 2018 52.0% Monthly
CPI q/q 0.9% 3 Q 2018 0.4% Quarterly
CPI y/y 1.9% 3 Q 2018 1.5% Quarterly
Export Price Index q/q 2.4% 2 Q 2018 -2.2% Quarterly
Food Price Index m/m -0.6% Oct 2018 -0.1% Monthly
GDT Price Index -2.0% -0.3%
Import Price Index q/q 1.7% 2 Q 2018 -0.3% Quarterly
PPI Input q/q 1.0% 2 Q 2018 0.6% Quarterly
PPI Output q/q 0.9% 2 Q 2018 0.2% Quarterly
RBNZ 2-Year Inflation Expectations 2.03% 4 Q 2018 2.0% Quarterly
Terms of Trade Index q/q 0.6% 2 Q 2018 -2.0% Quarterly
Money Last Reference Previous Frequency
RBNZ Interest Rate Decision 1.75% 1.75%
Trade Last Reference Previous Frequency
Current Account $-1.62 B 2 Q 2018 $0.088 B Quarterly
Current Account - GDP Ratio -3.3% 2 Q 2018 -3.0% Quarterly
Current Account 12-Months $-9.54 B 2 Q 2018 $-7.91 B Quarterly
Exports $4.328 B Sep 2018 $3.972 B Monthly
Imports $5.888 B Sep 2018 $5.442 B Monthly
Net Permanent & Long-Term Migration 4.64 K Sep 2018 4.99 K Monthly
Trade Balance $-1.56 B Sep 2018 $-1.47 B Monthly
Trade Balance 12-Months $-5.188 B Sep 2018 $-4.793 B Monthly
Visitor Arrivals m/m -1.9% Sep 2018 2.8% Monthly
Visitor Arrivals y/y 2.1% Sep 2018 5.4% Monthly
Government Last Reference Previous Frequency
Net Debt Forecast, % GDP 20.8% 21.7%
OBEGAL Forecast $3.14 B $2.54 B
RBNZ Non-Resident Debt Holdings 55.4% Sep 2018 56.1% Monthly
Business Last Reference Previous Frequency
ANZ Activity Outlook 7.4% Oct 2018 7.8% Monthly
ANZ Business Confidence -37.1 Oct 2018 -38.3 Monthly
Manufacturing Sales q/q 1.8% 2 Q 2018 0.7% Quarterly
Manufacturing Sales Volume q/q -1.2% 2 Q 2018 1.4% Quarterly
Consumer Last Reference Previous Frequency
Core Retail Sales q/q 1.4% 2 Q 2018 0.6% Quarterly
Electronic Card Retail Sales m/m 0.1% Oct 2018 1.1% Monthly
Electronic Card Retail Sales y/y 6.2% Oct 2018 5.7% Monthly
RBNZ Credit Card Spending y/y 7.8% Sep 2018 7.8% Monthly
Retail Sales q/q 1.1% 2 Q 2018 0.3% Quarterly
Retail Sales y/y 3.1% 2 Q 2018 3.0% Quarterly
Housing Last Reference Previous Frequency
Building Consents m/m -1.5% Sep 2018 6.8% Monthly