Absorbs: Balance of Payments, Australia (cat. no. 5301.0) , Merchandise Imports, Australia: Balance of Payments (cat.no. 5320.0) and International Merchandise Trade, Australia (cat. no. 5422.0).
Provides estimates for 15 months of the major aggregates for, and the balance on, international trade in goods and services (balance of payments basis) in both seasonally adjusted and trend estimates terms. Longer term graphs are provided, in seasonally adjusted and trend estimates terms, for the goods and services aggregates, and the balance on goods and services. In addition it provides more detailed commodity statistics for both goods and services in original terms, with goods provided on balance of payments and international trade basis, together with year-to-date information. More detailed services statistics, in seasonally adjusted and trend terms on a monthly basis as well as original terms on a quarterly basis are also provided. Merchandise imports and exports are provided at one and two digit SITC level with selected commodities at three digit level. Merchandise trade data are provided by country and by state. Data on exchange rates and analytical comments are included.
See also International Merchandise Imports, Australia (cat. no. 5439.0) and International Merchandise Trade: Confidential Commodities List (cat. no. 5372.0.55.001)