New Zealand

In fiscal year 2013, U.S. exports of agricultural and related products to New Zealand reached $432 million, while U.S. agricultural imports from New Zealand totaled $2.4 billion. Top U.S. agricultural exports include fresh fruit, dairy products, pet food, pork and prepared food.

New Zealand is a strong advocate of deregulation and supports science- and risk-based approaches to trade. New Zealand is participating in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations, offering further opportunities to break down trade barriers and expand market access for U.S. food and agricultural products.

Data & Analysis

February 8, 2016
This monthly report includes information on U.S. and global imports of dairy products, including maximum quantities that can be imported under tariff-rate quota licensing.
January 29, 2016
This report outlines regulatory requirements for food and agricultural products exported to New Zealand.
January 7, 2016
New Zealand has strict biosecurity rules for plant and animal products. Nevertheless, New Zealand imports large volumes of food and beverage products from the world.
January 4, 2016
New Zealand's imports of consumer-oriented agricultural products have trended upward over the past several years and in 2014 it reached US$392 million in comparison to US$124 million in 2006.