Card spending data for November due at 2145GMT:

  • Card spending (retail), expected is +0.3% m/m, prior was +1.4%
  • Card spending (total), prior +1.1%

Also from NZ, we’ve already had the ‘ANZ Truckometer’ data for November, the Heavy vehicle index coming in at -1.5% (prior was +0.5%, revised from +0.3%).

While it fell this month, ANZ says the index is ‘maintaining the strong upward trend consistent with strong momentum in the economy':

ANZ Truckometer heavy 10 December 2013