New Zealand's economy issued February's trade balance, where the trade-balance surplus widened to NZD 161 million, compared with the prior deficit of NZD -199 million, also it exceeded expectations of NZD 153 million.

As, February's exports shrank to NZD 3.59 billion compared with the prior reading of NZD 3.73 billion, also it missed expectations of NZD 3.93 billion.

Also, February's imports shrank to NZD 3.43 billion compared with the prior reading of NZD 3.94 billion, also it missed expectations of NZD 3.65 billion.