7307.0 - Wheat Stocks and Exports, Australia, Mar 2012 Quality Declaration 
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 09/05/2012   
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Wheat grain exported
  • The total of wheat grain exported in March 2012 was 2.1 million tonnes, which was a decrease of 301 thousand tonnes (13%) compared to February 2012.
  • Despite this decrease, the volume of wheat grain exported in March 2012 was the third largest in the past nine years.

Graph Image for Wheat Grain Exported(a)

Annotation(s): (a) The end of September is used to represent the closing stocks of wheat grain prior to the commencement of the next harvest period (October to September).

Source(s): Wheat Stocks and Exports, Australia (cat. no. 7307.0)



Wheat grain export destinations
  • In February 2012, Indonesia imported the most Australian wheat grain, with 436 thousand tonnes. Vietnam and China each imported 363 thousand and 355 thousand tonnes of Australian wheat grain exports respectively in February 2012.

Graph Image for Monthly data for top 5 wheat export destinations in February 2012

Footnote(s): Source: ABS data available on request, International trade.

Source(s): Wheat Stocks and Exports, Australia