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4172.0 - Arts and Culture in Australia: A Statistical Overview, 2004 (Reissue)  
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COMMODITIES TRADED

The largest individual cultural commodity exported in 2002-03 was Printed books ($97m). This was followed by Paintings, drawings and pastels executed entirely by hand ($72m), and Brochures, leaflets and similar printed matter and children's drawing and colouring books ($65m).


The largest individual cultural commodity imported in 2002-03 was Television receivers ($754m), with the second largest being Radio broadcast receivers, including radio-cassette players and CD-tuners for installation in motor vehicles ($607m). Imports of Printed books in 2002-03 totalled $434m.

7.3 TRADE IN CULTURAL GOODS, By Product Group - 2002-03

Exports
Imports
Excess of imports over exports
ACLC Product Group
$m
$m
$m

Heritage services
18.8
46.3
27.5
Books, magazines, newspapers and other printed matter
244.6
936.8
692.1
Audio and video media
100.2
326.6
226.4
Radio and television receivers and apparatus for sound or video recording or reproduction
101.9
1 789.7
1 687.7
Exposed photographic and cinematographic media, and artistic works
100.2
115.5
15.3
Musical instruments and other performing arts equipment
10.4
127.0
116.5
Total
576.2
3 341.8
2 765.6

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