Find out which New Zealand region matches your investment interests by comparing each region's sector strengths and how these are supported by the region's workforce, raw materials, services and infrastructure.
The wider Bay of Plenty includes Tauranga, the Eastern Bay of Plenty, Rotorua, and Taupō. It is New Zealand’s heartland of geothermal energy, forestry, horticulture, agriculture and Māori tourism, with direct road and rail links to New Zealand’s largest international port, the Port of Tauranga.
Located at the northern tip of the South Island, Nelson-Tasman is a nationally significant area for primary production within New Zealand, accompanied by high technology, innovation and strong tourism potential.
The West Coast economy is driven by mining, dairying and tourism. The region has a diverse mineral profile with an established coal and gold mining industry and an expanding onshore oil and gas exploration programme.