19 Dec 2013

Strong dollar can't quell exporters' confidence

12:22 pm on 19 December 2013

A survey of exporters shows they are confident of good growth and increasing orders despite the high New Zealand dollar.

The survey by ExportNZ shows 23.5% of respondents expect substantial rises in export orders and 53.3% expect export orders to rise slowly.

Also, 63.1% expect higher profits and nearly 44.7% expect to employ more people.