We provide independent expertise and advice.

For over 50 years our economists have been helping clients analyse market, regulatory, social, and environmental trends to enable them to make informed and strategic decisions.

Areas we work in

What we do


We combine our understanding of the New Zealand economy with global trade patterns and policy to help clients develop effective export strategies and international trade agreements.

Key contacts

Chris Nixon

Principal Economist

chris.nixon[at]nzier [dot] org [dot] nz

Learn more about our people

Latest projects

  • Trade data analysis

    One of our clients asked us to study global trade data in their industry to better understand the price and volume drivers, and long term prospects.


  • Modelling in the export sector

    We helped a major primary sector exporter to examine the key drivers of production and pricing in its sector.


Latest publications