Trade Minister Tim Groser admits it was "too difficult" to get all tariffs lifted for New Zealand exports.
Rising numbers of employed Kiwis are turning to Government assistance to make ends meet.
What will Kiwis get out of the TPPA?
OPINION: We Kiwis like Australians for many reasons. Sending Kiwis to detention centres isn't one.
No evidence Kiwis held in Australian detention centres face "appalling treatment", Bill English says.
After all of the promises, warnings and hysteria, the culmination of the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPPA) feels like something of an anti-climax.
OPINION: We Kiwis like Australians for many reasons. Sending Kiwis to a detention centre on Christmas Island isn't one of them.