Net migration eases back towards 2015 level, says Stats NZ.
NZ's current account balance was $484m smaller than the March quarter deficit.
Annual current account deficit widens to $9.5 billion.
Wholesale sale values for motor vehicles and parts up 3.0 per cent.
The motor vehicle industry recorded increased card spending in August.
Strongest month recorded this year for used imported commercial vehicles.
This year the used imported passenger market has fallen by 6.5 per cent.
August was one of the lowest recorded months of the year for imported cars.