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Contents >> International Accounts and Trade >> Merchandise exports and imports by industry of origin

Table 30.30 shows Australia's merchandise trade statistics classified according to the Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification (ANZSIC). The statistics are compiled by allocating international trade data for a commodity to an ANZSIC industry of origin category, based upon the industry which predominantly produces that commodity in Australia as defined by the ANZSIC.

The majority of exports in 2001-02 were classified to Manufacturing, $69,035m (57% of total exports) and Mining, $32,521m (27% of total exports).

The ANZSIC subdivisions that recorded the largest increases in 2001-02 were Coal mining, up $2,564m (24%), and Food, beverage and tobacco, up $821m (5%).

The majority of imports were classified to Manufacturing, $111,187m (93% of total imports).

Imports showed increases during 2001-02 in Metal products, up $974m (13%); Petroleum, coal, chemical and associated product manufacturing, up $750m (4%); and Machinery and equipment manufacturing, up $501m (1%).


30.30 MERCHANDISE EXPORTS AND IMPORTS, By industry of origin

Exports
Imports


1999-2000
2000-01
2001-02
1999-2000
2000-01
2001-02
Industry of origin
$m
$m
$m
$m
$m
$m

Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting
Agriculture
8,136
9,741
10,051
706
606
575
Services to agriculture; hunting and trapping
1,540
2,107
1,680
11
6
8
Forestry and logging
80
78
100
5
6
6
Commercial fishing
791
885
984
247
213
163
Total
10,547
12,811
12,815
969
831
752
Mining
Coal mining
8,326
10,833
13,398
11
7
12
Oil and gas extraction
7,479
11,144
9,299
6,032
8,421
6,909
Metal ore mining
7,536
9,667
9,564
148
198
172
Other mining
237
268
260
153
180
170
Total
23,578
31,912
32,521
6,344
8,807
7,264
Manufacturing
Food, beverage and tobacco
13,330
16,649
17,471
4,519
5,090
5,387
Textile, clothing, footwear and leather
2,588
2,937
2,732
6,852
7,389
7,421
Wood and paper products
1,401
1,635
1,778
3,546
3,577
3,474
Printing, publishing and recorded media
487
546
575
2,022
1,918
2,020
Petroleum, coal, chemical & associated products
6,881
8,868
8,249
16,806
19,306
20,056
Non-metallic mineral products
315
379
331
1,412
1,402
1,472
Metal products
18,291
21,038
20,277
7,906
7,442
8,415
Machinery and equipment
13,904
16,191
16,679
56,222
58,672
59,174
Other manufacturing
785
886
942
3,097
3,536
3,768
Total
57,982
69,128
69,035
102,382
108,331
111,187
Other(a)(b)
5,179
5,689
6,806
382
349
478
Total
97,286
119,539
121,176
110,078
118,317
119,681

(a) Includes exports which cannot yet be allocated by industry of origin.
(b) Includes commodities subject to a confidentiality restriction.

Source: International Merchandise Trade, Australia (5422.0).


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