5 December 2018
Stats NZ has released a fascinating new set of world maps that reveal New Zealand's top commodity imports and exports by country.
Details of each map might surprise you. Take our quick quiz below (before viewing each map), to test your knowledge.
New Zealand Ports
What is New Zealand's largest port? View infographics detailing the country's busiest ports by annual TEU handling.NZ Ports
New Zealand Imports
Comprised mostly of vehicles, machinery, fuel, plastics and aircraft parts, New Zealand imported $46.5 billion worth of products in the 12 months to June 2018.
New Zealand Exports
With an annual value of $59.3 billion in 2018, New Zealand is known for its agricultural, horticultural, forestry, fishing and mining exports.
Of these, dairy products rein supreme, exporting 1.7 million tonnes of milk powder from July 2017 to June 2018.
Take The Quiz
Take our quick quiz (before viewing the maps) to test your knowledge. The results might surprise you.
What is New Zealand's largest import from Canada? Is it...?
- Pharmaceutical Products
What is New Zealand's largest import from South Korea? Is it...?
- Motor Cars
- Telecommunications Equipment
What is New Zealand's largest export to Ireland? Is it...?
- Lamb & Mutton
- Milk Powder
What is New Zealand's largest export to Laos? Is it...?
- Cigars & Tabacco
(Scroll down for answers)
Answers: 2, 3, 1, 2