Price indexes and inflation
International Trade Price Indexes, Australia
- Export price index rose 5.5% this quarter and 0.3% through the year.
Import price index fell 1.0% this quarter and 7.3% through the year.
The Australian dollar appreciated against the United States dollar.
- The exchange rate had a downward effect on export and import prices this quarter.
Residential Property Price Indexes: Eight Capital Cities
Weighted average of the eight capital cities Residential Property Price Index:
- rose 0.8% this quarter.
- rose 4.5% over the last twelve months.
The total value of residential dwellings in Australia rose $87.8b to $7,283.3b this quarter.