New Zealand manufacturing contributed to 10% of real GDP in 2019 ($23 billion) and is a large employer at over 242,000 people. NZ manufacturers contribute as much to the economy percentage wise as manufacturing in the USA and nearly double that of Australian manufacturing.
Performance of Manufacturing Index
BNZ - BusinessNZ Performance of Manufacturing Index (PMI) is a monthly survey of the manufacturing sector providing an early indicator of activity levels.
Newsletters from ManufacturingNZ
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ManufacturingNZ is a division of BusinessNZ. Through our nationwide network we can provide the knowledge, information, contacts, training, support, and services to help you grow your manufacturing business.
Contract Manufacturing Directory
The aim of this directory is to allow businesses to find contract manufacturers who may be able to assist them with a particular project.
Find out how researchers at New Zealand's universities are able to help with prototype development, renting specialist equipment and commercialising projects.
News & Info
Another month brings about another decline in the Performance of Manufacturing Index, showing that manufacturers continue to do it tough in the current business environment.
Amidst the challenges that New Zealand manufacturers are currently facing, it's important to acknowledge the resilience and innovation that continue to shine through.
In this months newsletter, it is your last opportunity to register for the ExportNZ All of Government Roadshow. This free series of events kicked off this week and has had great feedback so far, is designed to give exporters and businesses the opportunity to hear from...
In this months newsletter, you can register for the ExportNZ All of Government Roadshow. This free series of events is designed to give exporters and businesses the opportunity to hear from our partners about how they are supporting exporters and give you the space to...
This month we delve into the latest Performance Manufacturing Index (PMI) figures, providing you with an analysis of the industry's performance and trends, as well as looking at these comparatively to our trading partners.
We continue to support our manufacturers and wider-BusinessNZ members affected by Cyclone Gabrielle and the recent flooding in any way we can.
Resources & Tools
Webinar with Dr Hillary Bennett from Leading Safety as part of the ACC Thriving Manufacturing Programme, supported by the Business Leaders’ Health & Safety Forum. Link to the video is here.
The Mental Health Foundation of New Zealand is a charity that works towards creating a society free from discrimination, where all people enjoy positive mental health & wellbeing. For more information click here.
Take a look at our world-leading resources and case studies to support leaders and organisations make sense of their role in supporting mentally healthy work. For more information click here.
Business Leaders' Health and Safety Forum. Click here for more information.
Find out how to work safely with various machinery. Click here for more information
Information about traffic management in manufacturing, safe use of machinery and guidance for dealing with high noise levels. Click here for more information