CHANGES IN THIS AND FORTHCOMING ISSUES
CHANGES IN THIS ISSUE
In the July 2018 reference month, 30 new import statistical codes were opened in the Combined Australian Customs Tariff Nomenclature and Statistical Classification (Working Tariff). These replaced 11 import statistical codes that closed on 30 June 2018. All changes were included in Appendices 6.1 and 6.2 of the new issue of the International Merchandise Trade, Australia: Concepts, Sources and Methods (cat. no. 5489.0), which was published on 29 June 2018 on the ABS website.
CHANGES IN FORTHCOMING ISSUES
Annual Seasonal Re-analysis
In the August 2018 issue of this publication, the seasonally adjusted and trend estimates of goods and services on a balance of payments basis will be revised as a result of the annual seasonal re-analysis. This re-analysis reviews the seasonal and trading day factors in more detail than is possible in the monthly processing cycle and reassesses the appropriateness of any prior corrections.