The 1999-2000 ABS survey of Commercial Art Galleries found that commercial art gallery businesses in Australia sold works of art valued at $116.2m in the 12 months to June 2000. Businesses predominantly selling crafts were excluded from the survey. Sales of art by non-Indigenous artists were valued at $79.2m, while sales of art by Indigenous artists were valued at $27.4m. Items by overseas artists were sold for a further $9.6m. From these sales and other activities, commercial art galleries derived an income of $131.8m.