|Unit||Mil. NZD, SA|
|Balance of Goods||Jun 2020||425.91||1,285||Mil. NZD, NSA||Monthly|
|Exports of Goods||Jun 2020||5,070||5,398||Mil. NZD, NSA||Monthly|
|Imports of Goods||Jun 2020||4,644||4,112||Mil. NZD, NSA||Monthly|
|Current Account Balance||2020 Q1||-1,554||-1,926||Mil. NZD, SA||Quarterly|
|Exports of Goods and Services||2020 Q1||21,796||21,995||Mil. NZD, SA||Quarterly|
|Imports of Goods and Services||2020 Q1||21,023||21,757||Mil. NZD, SA||Quarterly|
|Net Exports||2020 Q1||773||238||Mil. NZD, SA||Quarterly|
|Real Exports of Goods and Services||2020 Q1||17,821||18,205||Mil. Ch. 2009/2010 NZD, SA||Quarterly|
|Real Imports of Goods and Services||2020 Q1||20,885||22,133||Mil. Ch. 2009/2010 NZD, SA||Quarterly|
|Real Net Exports||2020 Q1||-3,064||-3,928||Mil. Ch. 2009/2010 NZD, SA||Quarterly|
The Balance of Payments current account summarises New Zealand's international trade in goods and services, and investment income and transfers with the rest of the world. A deficit in the current account shows that expenses were greater than earnings for a given period. A deficit must be balanced by a net inflow of investment from the rest of the world.
The balance of payments is made up of:
Essential principles guiding the compilation of New Zealand's balance of payments statistics are:
Data is subject to revision.