The increasingly interconnected global market offers enormous commercial opportunities for Australian businesses.

Whether your business is importing, exporting, looking to build new trade relationships, invest or commence operations overseas, there’s a wealth of critical information you need to know.

With an unparalleled network spanning nearly 200 countries, Dun & Bradstreet has the expertise to open up a world of opportunities for New Zealand businesses.

International business reports

With unique local presence around the world and a global commercial database exceeding 230 million entities, Dun & Bradstreet’s International Reports provide the insight required to make informed and immediate cross-border decisions.

Find an international entity of interest and access a range of critical information on its financial position, operational history, creditworthiness and future viability.

Dun & Bradstreet reports on international entities cover:

  • likelihood of failure and financial stress
  • likelihood of late and delinquent payments
  • financial strength and credit capacity
  • identification details and business history
  • principals' backgrounds
  • financial statements and payments history
  • public judgements and court actions.

Available through the DNBi platform, international reports leverage the powerful insight of Dun & Bradstreet's world leading commercial database and predictive scores to provide consistent risk recommendations on entities from across the globe.

Country risk solutions

The world is changing rapidly and dramatically.

Be informed of the unique political, regulatory, economic and commercial risks involved with foreign trade, direct investment or portfolio management in more than 130 countries.

View a succinct assessment of the risk of doing business in a country, given its economic, political and commercial situation. Updated monthly, the nine page reports help you monitor and evaluate the business trading conditions in a foreign country and typically provide a summarised view of the more detailed information contained in the D&B Country Insight Reports.

Analysis includes a Country Risk Indicator, a guide to payment terms and delays, key economic indicators with forecasts, an overview of the latest country risk developments.

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Providing critical information and analysis on the trade and investment environment of an individual country, each annually updated D&B Country Insight Report offers approximately 40 pages of in-depth analysis for evaluating risks and opportunities worldwide. These detailed reports, available for over 130 countries, are divided into sections to help you address the key areas of risk that may affect your international business.

  • Political Risk - How stable is the country's government?
  • Economic Risk - Is the economy expanding or contracting?
  • External Risk - Is the currency stable or unstable?
  • Commercial Risk - Will I get paid? How quickly will I get paid?
  • Trade Environment - Have import regulations changed?
  • Investment Environment - In which sectors can I safely invest?

Analysis includes economic forecasts and the D&B Country Risk Indicator rating which provides a cross-country comparison of the risks of doing business around the globe.

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A collection of more than 100 snapshot reports broken down into regional zones and is researched and written by our international business analysts. This information is supplemented by additional regional archive information and is updated on a monthly basis.

The review includes key data such as:

  • payment terms and delays
  • currency fluctuations
  • economic Indicators and Risk Analysis
  • the unique D&B Country Risk Indicator which rates the overall risk of doing business with a specific country
  • a two-year country specific forecast that facilitates the management of ongoing business risk.

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