Australian Bureau of Statistics
6457.0 - International Trade Price Indexes, Australia, Jun 2008
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 18/07/2008
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11/09/2008 Note: The data cube, Table 17 - EXPORT PRICE INDEX: AHECC and ANZSIC contribution to all groups index, contains amended data for the June quarter 2008 to correct for processing errors. The series affected were 27, Metal Product manufacturing (27) and 28, Machinery and Equipment manufacturing (28) in SELECTED ANZSIC SUBDIVISIONS: Contribution to All groups index (index points). The data for these two series had been inadvertently swapped during production. The totals (All groups) figures were unaffected.
JUNE KEY POINTS
IMPORT PRICE INDEX
EXPORT PRICE INDEX
CHANGES IN THIS ISSUE
There are no changes in this issue.
The ABS has recently completed a review of the International Trade Price Indexes to incorporate recent updates to the classifications of Australian import and export statistics. These changes will be introduced, in addition to the reweighting of these indexes that occurs annually, in the September quarter 2008 issue. There will also be changes to some of the labels in this publication.
For more information regarding the changes to the classifications of Australian import and export statistics refer to Information Paper: Changes to International Trade Statistics July 2008, 2007 to 2008 (cat. no. 5368.0.55.009).
Any discrepancies between totals and sums of components in this publication are due to rounding.
Data referenced in the Key points are available from the tables shown in this publication, or in the corresponding tables of this publication on the ABS website <http://www.abs.gov.au>.
For further information about these and related statistics, contact the National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 or Lee Taylor on Canberra (02) 6252 6251.
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This page last updated 16 October 2008