New Zealand's trade balance surplus expanded to NZ$194 million during the month of February, compared with the previous of NZ$11 million, revised to a deficit of NZ$ million, while expectations were referring to a surplus of NZ$270 million.

New Zealand's exports increased to NZ$3.87 billion in February, from NZ$3.29 billion during the month of January, which was revised to NZ$3.30 billion, while the analyst's expectations estimated of NZ$3.50 billion.

Moreover, New Zealand's imports jumped to NZ$3.68 billion in February, compared with a previous NZ$3.28 billion that revised to NZ$3.30 billion, while analyst's expectations indicated to NZ$3.50 billion.