Our relationship with Luxembourg

New Zealand‘s main interaction with Luxembourg takes place through the EU and multilateral organisations.

Luxembourg is the second smallest of the EU states after Malta. It hosts a number of EU institutions (including the European Court of Justice and certain organs of the European Council and Parliament).

Trade

2014 statistics

Total trade in goods 

$6.6 million

 

Exports to Luxembourg

$637,000

Top exports: Toys and sports equipment

Imports from Luxembourg

$5.96 million

Top imports: Plastics

GDP

US$70 billion

 

Working holiday scheme

New Zealanders aged between 18 and 30 can apply for a 12-month working holiday visa for Luxembourg.

For more information, please visit Work and Travel Luxembourg (external link)

Embassies

Recent official visits

New Zealand to Luxembourg

  • April  2013: Foreign Minister McCully travelled to Luxembourg to meet with Foreign Minister Jean Asselborn.

News & Events

FONZ newsletter - Brussels

The FONZletter is our electronic newsletter for the Friends of New Zealand (FONZ) group in the European Parliament as well as other key contacts in EU institutions.

Battle of Passchendaele Centenary

Belgium
France
United Kingdom

The New Zealand National Commemoration for the centenary of the Battle of Passchendaele will take place on 12 October 2017.

2017 New Zealand General Election

Africa
Antarctica
Caribbean
Europe
Latin America
Middle East
North America
North Asia
Pacific
South Asia
South East Asia
Australia

The General Election will be held on 23 September 2017. Voters who are overseas can vote from 6 September to 23 September.