Re-import of live pure-bred breeding horses to New Zealand: Decrease in 2016
According to revised statistics published by United Nations Statistical Office, horses import greatly dropped by 56.54 percent compared with the previous year. The indicator sharply fell by 37 104 kilogram, as it follows the tendency of the prior year when it went down by 26.45 percent. New Zealand saw an increase of 336.49% in horses import over the past 6 years. However, it has had a drop at a 0.03 percent compound average annual growth rate during the last five years with a slight overall growth since the 2011. It averaged 48 042.5 kilogram from 2011 to 2016 and it attained its all-time high of 89 219 kilogram in 2014 and record low of 6 533 kilogram in 2011.