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Economy of New Zealand

The economy of New Zealand is a mixed economy that depends greatly on international trade, mainly with Australia, the European Union, the United States, China, South Korea and Japan. The Closer Economic Relations agreement with Australia means that New Zealand's economy is closely aligned with the Australian economy.

New Zealand's economy has a sizable service sector, accounting for 63% of all GDP activity in 2013. Large scale manufacturing industries include aluminum production, food processing, metal fabrication, wood and paper products. Mining, manufacturing, electricity, gas, water, and waste services accounted for 16.5% of GDP in 2013. The primary sector continues to dominate New Zealand's exports, despite accounting for 6.5% of GDP in 2013.

The major capital market is the New Zealand Exchange, known as the NZX. As of November 2014, NZX had a total of 258 listed securities with a combined market capitalisation of $94.1 billion. The currency is known as the New Zealand dollar, which is also the currency of five Pacific Island territories. The New Zealand dollar is the 10th most traded currency in the world.

New Zealand has also had persistent current account deficits since the early 70s, peaking at -7.8% of GDP in 2006 but falling to -2.6% of GDP in FY 2014. Despite this, public debt (that owed by the Government) stands at 38.4% (2013 estimate) of GDP, which is small compared to many developed nations. However, between 1984 and 2006, net foreign debt increased 11-fold, to NZ$182 billion. By March 2014 net foreign debt had dropped back to NZ$141.6 billion, which represents 61.5% of GDP.

In Agriculture - products: wheat, barley, potatoes, pulses, fruits, vegetables; wool, beef, dairy products; fish.

Exports - commodities: dairy products, meat, wood and wood products, fish, machinery.

Imports - commodities: machinery and equipment, vehicles and aircraft, petroleum, electronics, textiles, plastics.



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West End Te Kura O Morere - Main Contractor For Roofing, Cladding & Interior Refurbishment
Sector:
Infrastructure and construction
Country:
New Zealand
 
Notice Type:
Tender Notice
Deadline:
23 Jan 2023
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Kiwirail Notice Of Procurement Information Cpad & Irex Tender Activity Xmas 2022
Sector:
Software Services
Country:
New Zealand
 
Notice Type:
Tender Notice
Deadline:
16 Jan 2023
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June 2021 & March 2022 Flood Event Repairs - Waipiro
Sector:
Water and Sanitation,Infrastructure and construction
Country:
New Zealand
 
Notice Type:
Tender Notice
Deadline:
16 Dec 2022
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June 2021 & March 2022 Flood Event Repairs - Uawa
Sector:
Water and Sanitation,Infrastructure and construction
Country:
New Zealand
 
Notice Type:
Tender Notice
Deadline:
16 Dec 2022
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June 2021 & March 2022 Flood Event Repairs - Matakaoa
Sector:
Water and Sanitation,Infrastructure and construction
Country:
New Zealand
 
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Tender Notice
Deadline:
16 Dec 2022
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June 2021 & March 2022 Flood Event Repairs - Hikurangi
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Water and Sanitation,Infrastructure and construction
Country:
New Zealand
 
Notice Type:
Tender Notice
Deadline:
16 Dec 2022
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Te Whatu Ora National Data Platform Roi
Sector:
Software Services
Country:
New Zealand
 
Notice Type:
Prequalification
Deadline:
15 Dec 2022
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Main Contractor For Various Refurbishment Works At Kaikohe East School
Sector:
Water and Sanitation,Infrastructure and construction
Country:
New Zealand
 
Notice Type:
Prequalification
Deadline:
15 Dec 2022
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7716 - Additional Waitemata Harbour Connections - Commercial Advisor.rft
Sector:
Consultancy - Management, business and administration
Country:
New Zealand
 
Notice Type:
Tender Notice
Deadline:
15 Dec 2022
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C-23-028 Frankton Golf Course - Works For Intersection Changes
Sector:
Sports and leisure,Infrastructure and construction
Country:
New Zealand
 
Notice Type:
Prequalification
Deadline:
14 Dec 2022
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