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5439.0 - International Merchandise Imports, Australia, Jan 2005  
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 16/02/2005   
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JANUARY KEY FIGURES

November 2004
December 2004
January 2005
$m
$m
$m

Food and live animals
501
497
469
Beverages and tobacco
103
107
77
Crude materials, inedible, except fuels
182
146
164
Mineral fuels, lubricants and related materials
1,328
1,353
1,000
Animal and vegetable oils, fats and waxes
29
26
28
Chemicals and related products, nes
1,387
1,433
1,355
Manufactured goods classified chiefly by material
1,576
1,455
1,411
Machinery and transport equipment
5,934
5,587
4,912
Miscellaneous manufactured articles
1,906
1,560
1,563
Commodities and transactions not classified elsewhere in the SITC
206
225
199
TOTAL
13,152
12,388
11,178


JANUARY KEY POINTS


NOTES

INTRODUCTION


This publication presents statistics of Australia's merchandise imports classified according to the broadest level (1 digit sections) of the United Nations Standard International Trade Classification. The data are compiled from information submitted by importers or their agents to the Australian Customs Service.


DETAILED DATA


More detailed merchandise imports data are available through the National Information and Referral Service, by subscription to AusStats, a 24 hour Internet access service to all ABS statistics, or by tailored subscription (telephone 1300 135 070).


FURTHER INFORMATION


For more details on the classifications used and basis of compilation, see the ABS publication International Merchandise Trade, Australia: Concepts, Sources and Methods (cat. no. 5489.0) which is accessible on this site www.abs.gov.au, select Themes then Economy then International Trade then Publications.


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