industry charts

Producer price index (PPI)

Producer prices are a core metric of how private sector enterprises are performing, one that is watched closely by the RBNZ.

... Read full story
Readymix concrete

This is one of Statistics NZ "secondary production" benchmarks, and would be a valuable leading indicator of construction activity if it was published in a more... Read full story

Performance of services index

The Performance of Services Index is a monthly survey of the New Zealand services sector providing an early indicator of activity levels.  It is produced by Business... Read full story

Performance composite index

The Performance Composite Index is a monthly survey combining both the PMI and PSI indexes.  It is produced by Business NZ, and sponsored by BNZ who also provide... Read full story

Performance of manufacturing index

The Performance of Manufacturing Index is a monthly survey of the manufacturing sector providing an early indicator of activity levels.  It is produced by Business... Read full story

Business debt

These charts report the growth in credit used by the business sector in New Zealand, other than rural business.

The data is... Read full story

Productivity

This is the official annual measure of productivity in New Zealand. Economists and statisticians agonise over the correct measures for national productivity, and the... Read full story

Building work completed

This Statistics NZ series measures the value of building work completed in each quarter.

In this chart, we focus on the... Read full story

Tourism accommodation

Occupancy rates for New Zealand's accommodation industry are the key marker for our tourism industry. This chart tracks data released monthly by Statistics NZ, and... Read full story

Manufacturing

This Statistics NZ series measures the fortunes of our manufacturing industry.

In this chart, we focus on revenue growth ("... Read full story

New vehicles sold

This monthly data is supplied by the NZTA and records the new registrations for each month.

It includes new registrations of... Read full story

Retail sales

Retail sales data is published by Statistics NZ about six weeks after the end of each month. It is one of the important components of our economy.

... Read full story
Wholesale trade

This is quarterly data from Statistics NZ, from an extensive survey. About 1,300 units have been selected for a postal sample, and the data for approximately 13,500... Read full story

ANZ commodity price index

This chart series tracks the monthly ANZ commodity price indexes, as published by the economics service of ANZ Bank. It is a long-running series and one of the most... Read full story