Exports from Australia increased by 1 percent from a month earlier to an all-time high of AUD 38.45 billion in November 2018, as sales of non-monetary gold rose by AUD 681 (60 percent vs -24 percent in the previous month). In addition, sales of services went up by 1 percent (or by AUD 57 million) for the second month. In contrast, exports of rural goods fell AUD 34 million (or 1 percent vs -7 percent in October), whereas exports of non-rural goods declined AUD 173 million (or 1 percent vs +4 percent in October), as overseas sales of coal, coke and briquettes went down significantly by AUD 543 million (or -8.8 percent vs 12.1 percent). Exports in Australia averaged 11095.94 AUD Million from 1971 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 38445 AUD Million in November of 2018 and a record low of 435 AUD Million in October of 1971.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-10-04 01:30 AM Exports MoM 1% -1%
2018-11-01 12:30 AM Exports MoM 1% 1.3%
2018-12-06 12:30 AM Exports MoM 1% 1%
2019-01-08 12:30 AM Exports MoM 1% 1%
2019-02-05 12:30 AM Exports MoM 1%
2019-03-07 12:30 AM Exports MoM
2019-04-03 12:30 AM Exports MoM


Australia Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 1925.00 2013.00 4514.00 -4251.00 AUD Million [+]
Current Account -10688.00 -12056.00 277.00 -22433.00 AUD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -3.10 -1.40 2.30 -7.30 percent [+]
Imports 36520.00 35900.00 36520.00 393.00 AUD Million [+]
Exports 38445.00 37913.00 38445.00 435.00 AUD Million [+]
External Debt 2031327.00 2045588.00 2045588.00 147312.00 AUD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 89.30 87.70 106.40 47.50 Index Points [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 60499.00 64825.00 64825.00 -37050.00 AUD Million [+]
Capital Flows 11116.00 13808.00 25377.00 -375.00 AUD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 802200.00 754000.00 1015000.00 30100.00 [+]
Gold Reserves 68.70 68.70 79.85 68.70 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 281.00 285.00 781.00 243.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terrorism Index 3.09 2.74 3.11 0.01 [+]
Weapons Sales 97.00 134.00 158.00 2.00 USD Million [+]

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Australia Exports

Rich in natural resources, Australia is a major exporter of commodities. Metalliferous ores and metal scrap account for 29 percent of total exports; coal, coke and briquettes for 15 percent; and gas for 7 percent. The country also exports: food and live animals (14 percent), mainly meat (5 percent) and cereals (4 percent); manufactured goods (6 percent), mainly non-ferrous metals (4 percent); and machinery and transport equipment (6 percent). Australia's largest export markets are China (32 percent of total exports), Japan (16 percent), South Korea (7 percent), the US (5 percent), India (4 percent), New Zealand, Singapore and Taiwan (3 percent each). This page provides the latest reported value for - Australia Exports - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Australia Exports - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on January of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
38445.00 37913.00 38445.00 435.00 1971 - 2018 AUD Million Monthly
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