New Zealand finished third at the latest tournament in Paris and sit fourth overall in the standings.
They beat hosts France 14-nil in the quarter-finals but lost to South Africa 26-5 in the semis, before beating England 12-5 in the play-off for third.
The All Black Sevens have failed to win a leg of the world series this season and haven't yet even reached a tournament final.
South Africa went on to win the tournament with a 15-5 win over Scotland in the final.
South Africa have a 34 point lead over England with the final round in London next weekend.