PROPOSED CHANGES TO STATISTICAL CODES IN THE CUSTOMS TARIFF (HARMONIZED TARIFF ITEM STATISTICAL CODE (HTISC)) 2012
The Information paper: Proposed changes to statistical codes in the HTISC, 2012 (cat. no. 5368.0.55.016) will be released on the ABS website on 13 May 2011. This information paper will present the proposed Customs Tariff statistical structure for use from 1 January 2012. Changes to the Customs Tariff result from the introduction of the five yearly review conducted by the World Customs Organisation and the ABS review of statistical codes. This paper enables users of detailed merchandise trade import statistics to review and comment on proposed changes to statistical codes.
TRADE IN SERVICES DATA CUBE
The data cube International Trade in Services by Country, by State and by Detailed Services Category, Calendar Year, 2010 (cat. no. 5368.0.55.004) will be released on 19 May 2011.
AUSTRALIAN OUTWARD FINANCE AND INSURANCE FOREIGN AFFILIATE TRADE
The publication Australian Outward Finance and Insurance Foreign affiliate Trade, 2009-10 (cat. no. 5485.0) will be released on 27 June 2011. This publication will provide details of the operations of foreign affiliates of Australian resident businesses in the finance and insurance sector, including the number of affiliates and their employment by country and by industry, and sales and purchases of services.