INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
EXPORTS AND IMPORTS
South Australia's value of exports on a recorded trade basis in November 2008 was $815m. This represents a decrease of 8.4% from October 2008 ($890m) but an increase of 6.7% from November 2007 ($764m). The value of Australian merchandise exports for November 2008 was $22,270m, a 58.2% increase from the previous year ($14,081m in November 2007).
The value of South Australian merchandise imports increased to $678m in November 2008 from $663m in November 2007, an increase of 2.3%. The value of Australian merchandise imports for November 2008 was $20,916m, a 19.9% increase from November 2007 ($17,440m).
VALUE OF INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE EXPORTS AND IMPORTS (a),
on a recorded trade basis, South Australia