Import prices in New Zealand fell 1.7 percent on quarter in the three months to December of 2020, after a 3.7 percent decline in the previous period and compared to market expectations of a 1.0 percent drop. The decrease was mainly explained by a fall in petroleum prices, down 5.8 percent after a 0.4 percent increase in the previous three-month period. In contrast, import prices of food & beverages edged up 0.2 percent after declining 4.6 percent. source: Statistics New Zealand
Import Prices in New Zealand averaged 541.88 points from 1950 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 1128 points in the fourth quarter of 2000 and a record low of 70.43 points in the first quarter of 1950. This page provides - New Zealand Import Prices - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. New Zealand Import Prices - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2021.
Import Prices in New Zealand is expected to be 852.00 points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Import Prices in New Zealand to stand at 859.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the New Zealand Import Prices is projected to trend around 863.00 points in 2022, according to our econometric models.