Video | Agriculture | Confidence | Economy | Energy | Employment | Finance | Media | Property | RBNZ | Science | SOEs | Tax | Technology | Telecoms | Tourism | Transport | Search

 

NZ Q2 CPI


NZ Q2 CPI

The NZ Consumer Price Index (CPI) for Q2 2017 has just been released.

The CPI came in Lower than expected.

NZ CPI Q2/Annual:

Headline Q2 CPI QTR/YR 0.0% / +1.7% Consensus 0.2% / +1.95%

Non-tradables CPI QTR / YR +0.2% / +2.4% versus previous quarter
Tradables CPI QTR/YR -0.2% / +0.9% versus previous quarter


The NZD is Lower in immediate response.

Current indicative levels are:

NZDUSD 0.7265 / 0.7285
NZDAUD 0.9310 / 0.9340
NZDEUR 0.6325 / 0.6345
NZDGBP 0.5545 / 0.5585
NZDJPY 81.50 / 82.00

ends

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
 
 
Business Headlines | Sci-Tech Headlines

 

Crown Accounts: Slightly Softer Growth Expected In PREFU

A slightly softer growth forecast is the main feature of largely unchanged Pre-election Fiscal Update compared to the Budget forecasts three months ago, Finance Minister Steven Joyce says. More>>

ALSO:

Water: Farming Leaders Pledge To Help Make Rivers Swimmable

In a first for the country, farming leaders have pledged to work together to help make New Zealand’s rivers swimmable for future generations. More>>

ALSO:

Unintended Consequences: Liquor Change For Grocery Stores On Tobacco Tax

Changes in the law made to enable grocery stores to continue holding liquor licences to sell alcohol despite increases in tobacco taxes will take effect on 15 September 2017. More>>

Back Again: Government Approves TPP11 Mandate

Trade Minister Todd McClay says New Zealand will be pushing for the minimal number of changes possible to the original TPP agreement, something that the remaining TPP11 countries have agreed on. More>>

ALSO:

By May 2018: Wider, Earlier Microbead Ban

The sale and manufacture of wash-off products containing plastic microbeads will be banned in New Zealand earlier than previously expected, Associate Environment Minister Scott Simpson announced today. More>>

ALSO: