New Zealand's trade balance rose to NZ$656 million in April, compared with previous NZ$567 million, which revised to NZ$590 million, while analyst's forecasts referred to NZ$455 million.

New Zealand's imports inclined to NZ$3.31 billion in April, compared with previous NZ$3.49 billion in March, which revised to NZ$3.47 billion, while analyst's expectations referred to NZ$3.43 billion.

New Zealand's exports in April rose to NZ$3.97 billion, which compared with prior reading in March NZ$4.06 billion, while the analyst's forecasts referred to NZ$3.88 billion.