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Balance of payments

NZ's current account deficit for the year to September was just 0.8% of GDP, the lowest in about 19 years
16th Dec 20, 11:14am
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NZ's current account deficit for the year to September was just 0.8% of GDP, the lowest in about 19 years
NZ earned $0.5 billion more than it spent in transactions with the rest of the world in the June quarter due to the sharp slowdown in international trade because of Covid-19; annual deficit was just 1.9% of GDP
16th Sep 20, 11:00am
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NZ earned $0.5 billion more than it spent in transactions with the rest of the world in the June quarter due to the sharp slowdown in international trade because of Covid-19; annual deficit was just 1.9% of GDP
Statistics New Zealand says low levels of imports in April and May have caused our deficit to 'quickly shrink' to just $1.3 bln for the year to May
25th Jun 20, 11:15am
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Statistics New Zealand says low levels of imports in April and May have caused our deficit to 'quickly shrink' to just $1.3 bln for the year to May
NZ's current account deficit narrowed to $1.6 bln in the March quarter, while the annual deficit of $8.5 bln, at 2.7% of GDP, was in line with economists' forecasts
17th Jun 20, 11:01am
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NZ's current account deficit narrowed to $1.6 bln in the March quarter, while the annual deficit of $8.5 bln, at 2.7% of GDP, was in line with economists' forecasts
NZ's current account deficit slightly narrower than expected in December quarter; Late-2018 equity market wobbles contribute to NZ's net international liabilities jumping $11 billion 
20th Mar 19, 2:31pm
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NZ's current account deficit slightly narrower than expected in December quarter; Late-2018 equity market wobbles contribute to NZ's net international liabilities jumping $11 billion 
Stephen Roach says as China shifts to a consumption-based economy, it will become less willing to finance American deficits. A lack of savings will expose the US painfully just as its budget deficits explode
28th Aug 18, 9:57am
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Stephen Roach says as China shifts to a consumption-based economy, it will become less willing to finance American deficits. A lack of savings will expose the US painfully just as its budget deficits explode
Stephen Roach says look at the real nature of the US savings-short economy to understand why 'momentum' won't carry it far, and why a tariff wall won't help
28th Feb 18, 5:02am
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Stephen Roach says look at the real nature of the US savings-short economy to understand why 'momentum' won't carry it far, and why a tariff wall won't help
Current account deficit widening faster than Treasury expected, as record imports boost quarterly gap between what foreigners earn from NZ vs what we earn from abroad to record since GFC
14th Jun 17, 11:00am
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Current account deficit widening faster than Treasury expected, as record imports boost quarterly gap between what foreigners earn from NZ vs what we earn from abroad to record since GFC
Low interest rates are one factor helping us run smaller current account deficits, bolstered by an improvement in our national savings rate. But rising investment will require the savings rate to improve further
5th Sep 16, 4:50pm
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Low interest rates are one factor helping us run smaller current account deficits, bolstered by an improvement in our national savings rate. But rising investment will require the savings rate to improve further
Annual current account deficit shrinks to -2.5% of GDP, down from -2.7% in March and as expected. But exports fall in June quarter
17th Sep 14, 11:27am
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Annual current account deficit shrinks to -2.5% of GDP, down from -2.7% in March and as expected. But exports fall in June quarter
NZ current account deficit widens less than expected to 4.9% of GDP in year to June; Nears 5% tipping point into ‘danger zone’
19th Sep 12, 10:59am
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NZ current account deficit widens less than expected to 4.9% of GDP in year to June; Nears 5% tipping point into ‘danger zone’
BusinessDesk: Prices of dairy products fall 4.5% in latest Fonterra auction, biggest drop in eight months
21st Mar 12, 8:17am
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BusinessDesk: Prices of dairy products fall 4.5% in latest Fonterra auction, biggest drop in eight months
Neville Bennett is worried that we are grossly underestimating the impact of the economic trends moving against us. Your view?
2nd Dec 11, 9:35am
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Neville Bennett is worried that we are grossly underestimating the impact of the economic trends moving against us. Your view?
NZ current account deficit widens to 4.3% of GDP in yr to March vs 4.4% expected as Stats NZ takes out insurance flows; Caveats placed on figures due to quakes
22nd Jun 11, 11:15am
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NZ current account deficit widens to 4.3% of GDP in yr to March vs 4.4% expected as Stats NZ takes out insurance flows; Caveats placed on figures due to quakes
NZ's current account deficit shrinks to 2.3% of GDP in 2010 from 2.8% in 2009 due to earthquake reinsurance inflows, Stats NZ says
23rd Mar 11, 10:55am
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NZ's current account deficit shrinks to 2.3% of GDP in 2010 from 2.8% in 2009 due to earthquake reinsurance inflows, Stats NZ says
Have your say: '100% Pure New Zealand' replaced with '100% Pure You'; What does this mean for NZ and the economy?
10th Jan 11, 10:27am
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Have your say: '100% Pure New Zealand' replaced with '100% Pure You'; What does this mean for NZ and the economy?
Treasury's warning if Euro crisis worsens, NZ recovery falters; And what could happen if things go better than expected
30th Dec 10, 3:02pm
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Treasury's warning if Euro crisis worsens, NZ recovery falters; And what could happen if things go better than expected
Balance of payments, GDP, Chinese comments and Europe in the currency markets spotlight
22nd Dec 10, 9:03am
Balance of payments, GDP, Chinese comments and Europe in the currency markets spotlight
Balance of payments improvement weaker than expected (Update 2)
24th Mar 10, 11:10am
Balance of payments improvement weaker than expected (Update 2)
Current account deficit improves to 5.9% of GDP as BNZ tax case reduces income of foreign investments in NZ (Update 3)
22nd Sep 09, 11:28am
Current account deficit improves to 5.9% of GDP as BNZ tax case reduces income of foreign investments in NZ (Update 3)
NZ current account deficit improves to 8.5% of GDP, but worse than expected (Update 4)
25th Jun 09, 11:15am
NZ current account deficit improves to 8.5% of GDP, but worse than expected (Update 4)
Opinion: How to fix our current account blowout
19th Jun 09, 3:06pm
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Opinion: How to fix our current account blowout
Opinion: A game of two halves
15th Apr 09, 10:13am
Opinion: A game of two halves