Economic Calendar and indicators of New Zealand

Overview

Indicator Last Reference Previous Frequency
GDP q/q 2.8% 2 Q 2021 1.4% Quarterly
Unemployment Rate 4.0% 2 Q 2021 4.6% Quarterly
CPI q/q 1.3% 2 Q 2021 0.8% Quarterly
RBNZ Interest Rate Decision 0.25% 0.25%
Trade Balance $-0.402 B Jul 2021 $0.245 B Monthly

Economic Calendar

Time,
Currency
Event
Actual
Forecast
Previous
2021.09.16 03:00, NZD, RBNZ Non-Resident Debt Holdings, Actual: 47.7%, Forecast: 48.8%, Previous: 46.6%
2021.09.16 22:30, NZD, BusinessNZ Manufacturing Index, Actual: 40.1, Forecast: 61.8, Previous: 62.2
2021.09.17 19:30, NZD, CFTC NZD Non-Commercial Net Positions, Actual: 6.2 K, Previous: 3.9 K
2021.09.19 22:30, NZD, BusinessNZ Services Index, Previous: 57.9
2021.09.20 21:00, NZD, Westpac McDermott Miller Consumer Confidence, Forecast: 101.2, Previous: 107.1
2021.09.21 03:00, NZD, RBNZ Credit Card Spending y/y, Forecast: 25.7%, Previous: 6.9%
2021.09.21 14:00, NZD, GDT Price Index, Forecast: 0.2%, Previous: 4.0%
2021.09.23 22:45, NZD, Exports, Previous: $5.754 B
2021.09.23 22:45, NZD, Imports, Previous: $6.156 B
2021.09.23 22:45, NZD, Trade Balance, Forecast: $-0.327 B, Previous: $-0.402 B
2021.09.23 22:45, NZD, Trade Balance 12-Months, Forecast: $-1.305 B, Previous: $-1.104 B
2021.09.24 19:30, NZD, CFTC NZD Non-Commercial Net Positions, Previous: 6.2 K

Economic indicators

Market Last Reference Previous Frequency
CFTC NZD Non-Commercial Net Positions 6.2 K 14 Sep 2021 3.9 K Weekly
GDP Last Reference Previous Frequency
GDP Annual Change 5.1% 2 Q 2021 -2.3% Quarterly
GDP Expenditures q/q 2.6% 2 Q 2021 1.4% Quarterly
GDP q/q 2.8% 2 Q 2021 1.4% Quarterly
GDP y/y 17.4% 2 Q 2021 2.9% Quarterly
Labor Last Reference Previous Frequency
Employment Change q/q 1.0% 2 Q 2021 0.6% Quarterly
Labor Cost Index q/q 0.9% 2 Q 2021 0.4% Quarterly
Labor Cost Index y/y 2.2% 2 Q 2021 1.6% Quarterly
Net Permanent & Long-Term Migration 1.139 K Jul 2021 0.527 K Monthly
Participation Rate 70.5% 2 Q 2021 70.4% Quarterly
Unemployment Rate 4.0% 2 Q 2021 4.6% Quarterly
Visitor Arrivals m/m -41.4% Jul 2021 -10.4% Monthly
Visitor Arrivals y/y 767.8% Jul 2021 1365.2% Monthly
Prices Last Reference Previous Frequency
ANZ Commodity Price Index m/m -1.6% Aug 2021 -1.7% Monthly
CPI q/q 1.3% 2 Q 2021 0.8% Quarterly
CPI y/y 3.3% 2 Q 2021 1.5% Quarterly
Export Price Index q/q 8.3% 2 Q 2021 -0.8% Quarterly
Export Volume Index q/q 2.9% 2 Q 2021 -1.4% Quarterly
Food Price Index m/m 0.3% Aug 2021 1.3% Monthly
GDT Price Index 4.0% 0.3%
Import Price Index q/q 4.8% 2 Q 2021 -0.8% Quarterly
Import Volume Index q/q 4.4% 2 Q 2021 8.2% Quarterly
PPI Input q/q 3.0% 2 Q 2021 2.1% Quarterly
PPI Output q/q 2.6% 2 Q 2021 1.2% Quarterly
RBNZ 2-Year Inflation Expectations 2.27% 3 Q 2021 2.05% Quarterly
Terms of Trade Index q/q 3.3% 2 Q 2021 0.1% Quarterly
Money Last Reference Previous Frequency
RBNZ Interest Rate Decision 0.25% 0.25%
Trade Last Reference Previous Frequency
Current Account $-1.396 B 2 Q 2021 $-3.189 B Quarterly
Current Account - GDP Ratio -3.3% 2 Q 2021 -2.5% Quarterly
Current Account 12-Months $-11.226 B 2 Q 2021 $-8.176 B Quarterly
Exports $5.754 B Jul 2021 $5.958 B Monthly
Imports $6.156 B Jul 2021 $5.713 B Monthly
Trade Balance $-0.402 B Jul 2021 $0.245 B Monthly
Trade Balance 12-Months $-1.104 B Jul 2021 $-0.277 B Monthly
Government Last Reference Previous Frequency
Net Debt Forecast, % GDP 34.0% 39.7%
OBEGAL Forecast $-15.127 B $-21.576 B
RBNZ Non-Resident Debt Holdings 47.7% Aug 2021 46.6% Monthly
Business Last Reference Previous Frequency
ANZ Activity Outlook 19.2 Aug 2021 26.3 Monthly
ANZ Business Confidence -14.2 Aug 2021 -3.8 Monthly
BusinessNZ Manufacturing Index 40.1 Aug 2021 62.2 Monthly
BusinessNZ Services Index 57.9 Jul 2021 58.4 Monthly
Manufacturing Sales q/q 3.9% 2 Q 2021 2.7% Quarterly
Manufacturing Sales Volume q/q -0.1% 2 Q 2021 0.6% Quarterly
Consumer Last Reference Previous Frequency
Core Retail Sales q/q 3.4% 2 Q 2021 3.5% Quarterly
Electronic Card Retail Sales m/m -19.8% Aug 2021 0.7% Monthly
Electronic Card Retail Sales y/y -11.4% Aug 2021 4.7% Monthly
RBNZ Credit Card Spending y/y 6.9% Jul 2021 6.4% Monthly
Retail Sales q/q 3.3% 2 Q 2021 2.8% Quarterly
Retail Sales y/y 33.3% 2 Q 2021 6.6% Quarterly
Westpac McDermott Miller Consumer Confidence 107.1 2 Q 2021 105.2 Quarterly
Housing Last Reference Previous Frequency
Building Consents m/m 2.1% Jul 2021 4.0% Monthly