Our relationship with Bulgaria

New Zealand's bilateral relationship with Bulgaria has grown markedly since Bulgaria joined the EU in 2007. Our official government engagement is conducted mainly through multilateral fora, notably the WTO, the UN and the Antarctic Treaty (Bulgaria became a Consultative Party in 1998).  

Trade

Year ending March 2019 statistics

Total trade in goods 

NZ$39 million

 

Exports to Bulgaria

NZ$16 million 

Top exports: Animal products, wine

Imports from Bulgaria

NZ$24  million

Top imports: Machinery and mechanical appliances, copper

GDP per capita

US$9,273

 

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News & Events

New travel rules for New Zealand

Europe
Czech Republic
Germany
Switzerland

From 1 October 2019, some international visitors and transit passengers must have an NZeTA (New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority) before travelling to NZ

Measles outbreak in New Zealand

Europe
Germany

There is currently an outbreak of measles in New Zealand. The outbreak is pre-dominantly in the Auckland region.

Measles outbreak in New Zealand

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Latin America
Middle East
North America
North Asia
Pacific
South Asia
South East Asia
Australia

Find out more about the current outbreak of measles in New Zealand.

8-metre-tall carved Māori monument to be unveiled in Zonnebeke

Europe
Belgium

A new memorial honouring the role of New Zealand Māori and other service people in the First World War will be unveiled in the Passchendaele Memorial Park, next to the Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917, Zonnebeke on Anzac Day, 25 April 2019.