Economy of New Caledonia

Imports
Imports commoditiesmachinery and equipment, fuels, chemicals, foodstuffs
Import partnersFrance 33.5%, Singapore 22.5%, Australia 11.7%, NZ 5.1% (2012)
Exports
Exports commoditiesferronickels, nickel ore, fish
Export partnersJapan 17.2%, France 16.3%, South Korea 12.3%, China 9.6%, Australia 8.4%, Belgium 4.9% (2012)
Economy sectors
Agriculture productsvegetables; beef, deer, other livestock products; fish
Industrial productsnickel mining and smelting
Economy
GDP - Official Exchange Rate3.30 Billion $ (2003)2.68 Billion $ (2000)
GDP growth rate0.60 % (2008)2.10 % (2000)0.90 % (1999)
GDP growth rate of New Caledonia
GDP per Capita (PPP)37,700 $ (2008)15,000 $ (2003)
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity9.28 Billion $ (2008)3.16 Billion $ (2003)
GDP PPP per land area500 Thousand $ per square kilometer (2008)170 Thousand $ per square kilometer (2003)
ElectricityGDP decomposition by sector
Agriculture % of GDP2.10 % (2013)2.10 % (2012)
Industry % of GDP30.0 % (2013)28.3 % (2012)
Services % of GDP67.9 % (2013)69.6 % (2012)
Tourism
International tourism, number of arrivals112 Thousand (2012)112 Thousand (2011)99,000 (2010)
International tourism, number of arrivals of New Caledonia
International tourism, number of departures121 Thousand (2012)124 Thousand (2011)132 Thousand (2010)
International tourism, number of departures of New Caledonia
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio43.0 % (2012)43.7 % (2011)39.6 % (2010)
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio of New Caledonia
Debt, Current Account Balance and Budget Deficit
Current Account Balance (Total)-1.65 Billion $ (2011)-1.43 Billion $ (2010)-823.62 Million $ (2009)
Current Account Balance (Total) of New Caledonia
External Debt (Total)79.0 Million $ (1998)