Shipments of rural goods rose A$18M (1%) and non-rural goods grew A$122M (1%). Sales of non-monetary gold rose A$39M (3%) and net exports of goods under merchanting remained steady at A$44M. Services credits were up A$45M (1%).
Purchases of consumption goods fell A$127M (2%) and non-monetary gold fell A$42M (12%). Intermediate and other merchandise goods remained steady at A$9.6B. Services debits fell A$48M (1%).