INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE, AUSTRALIA: CONCEPTS, SOURCES AND METHODS
The International Merchandise Trade, Australia: Concepts, Sources and Methods (cat. no. 5489.0) was released on the ABS website on 11 November 2015. This publication is a guide for users of international merchandise trade statistics. It outlines the concepts and definitions, describes the data sources and methods used to prepare the estimates, and discusses the accuracy and reliability of the statistics.
INTERNATIONAL TRADE: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION, FINANCIAL YEAR
The data cubes International Trade: Supplementary Information, Financial Year (cat. no. 5368.0.55.003) will be released on the ABS website on 20 November 2015. This reflects the expansion of the International Trade in Services, by Country, by State and by Detailed Services Category, Financial Year (cat. no. 5368.0.55.003) to incorporate total exports and imports on an international merchandise trade basis for selected countries as announced in the Feature Article: Outcomes of the Review of International Accounts Statistical Outputs, published in the June quarter 2015 issue of Balance of Payments and International Investment Position, Australia (cat. no. 5302.0) released on 1 September 2015.