FEATURE ARTICLE AND INVITATION TO COMMENT
A feature article Export and Import Invoice Currencies, June 2012 will be published in International Trade in Goods and Services, Australia, June 2012 (cat. no. 5368.0) to be released on 2 August 2012. This article explores the movement of the major currencies used to invoice merchandise trade, and highlights which goods are causing these movements using the Standard International Trade Classification (SITC Rev. 4).
INVITATION TO COMMENT
Invitation to comment on the content of International Merchandise Trade Australia: Concepts, Sources and Methods, 2001 (cat. no. 5489.0)
The ABS plans to release an update of International Merchandise Trade Australia: Concepts, Sources and Methods, 2001 (cat. no. 5489.0) in mid 2013. This publication describes the conceptual framework, data sources and methods used to compile Australia's merchandise trade statistics on a recorded trade basis. Users of these statistics are encouraged to provide comments on the usefulness of the concepts, sources and methods publication as a guide to understanding the statistics. Comments must be received by 20 July 2012 and can be sent via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by contacting Grissel Ageymang-Duah on (02) 6252 7997.