We want to help exporters be successful. Use the tools below if you have questions about exporting, need advice or guidance.

Several government agencies contribute to helping exporters. We may be able to give you practical advice, guidance and tools, as well as work with other governments to minimise rules that could be blocking you from exporting.

Services for exporters

If you’re experiencing issues with exporting, find out which government agency can help you.

Read more: Services for exporters

Guide to free trade agreements

Free trade agreements can make your business more competitive. Find out about the processes you need to follow to get the benefits of free trade agreements.

Read more: Guide to using free trade agreements

Tariff Finder

Compare the tariff rates for goods across different free trade agreements and ensure that you are maximising your returns.

Read more: Tariff Finder (external link)

Non-tariff measures

Tell us about any problems you have with non-tariff measures. We may be able to help.

Read more: Non-tariff measures notification form

How the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade helps

We are committed to building and maintaining trade access for New Zealand’s goods and services exporters. We are the government's principal advisor and negotiator for free trade agreements and have a network of staff around the world.

Read more: How MFAT helps exporters

Real-life examples

Exporters can sometimes experience hurdles in getting goods and services into international markets. Watch these videos to learn how others have worked through issues to become successful and grow their business.

Watch how we can help exporters