Exports of goods and services from Australia dropped by 2 percent from a month earlier to AUD 38.27 billion in March 2021, amid weakening foreign demand due to a resurgence of COVID-19 infections in several trade partners. Exports of rural goods fell 1 percent AUD 4.15 billion, due to cereal grains and cereal preparations (-27 percent). Also, sales of services dropped 2 percent to AUD 4.90 billion, dragged down by travel (-5 percent). Meanwhile, sales of non-rural goods rose 1 percent to AUD 27.04 billion, due to metal ores & minerals (2 percent), other mineral fuels (1 percent), and other manufactures (8 percent). source: Australian Bureau of Statistics

Exports in Australia averaged 12393.59 AUD Million from 1971 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 44130 AUD Million in July of 2019 and a record low of 435 AUD Million in October of 1971. This page provides the latest reported value for - Australia Exports - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Australia Exports - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2021.

Exports in Australia is expected to be 40000.00 AUD Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Exports in Australia to stand at 42000.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Australia Exports is projected to trend around 42000.00 AUD Million in 2022, according to our econometric models.

Ok
Trading Economics members can view, download and compare data from nearly 200 countries, including more than 20 million economic indicators, exchange rates, government bond yields, stock indexes and commodity prices.

The Trading Economics Application Programming Interface (API) provides direct access to our data. It allows API clients to download millions of rows of historical data, to query our real-time economic calendar, subscribe to updates and receive quotes for currencies, commodities, stocks and bonds.

Please Paste this Code in your Website
width
height
Australia Exports

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
38274.00 38955.00 44130.00 435.00 1971 - 2021 AUD Million Monthly
SA


Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2021-02-04 12:30 AM Dec 3% 3.3%
2021-03-04 12:30 AM Jan 6% 3%
2021-04-01 12:30 AM Feb -1% 6% -3%
2021-05-04 01:30 AM Mar -2% -1.3% 2%


News Stream
Australia Exports Drop in March
Exports of goods and services from Australia dropped by 2 percent from a month earlier to AUD 38.27 billion in March 2021, amid weakening foreign demand due to a resurgence of COVID-19 infections in several trade partners. Exports of rural goods fell 1 percent AUD 4.15 billion, due to cereal grains and cereal preparations (-27 percent). Also, sales of services dropped 2 percent to AUD 4.90 billion, dragged down by travel (-5 percent). Meanwhile, sales of non-rural goods rose 1 percent to AUD 27.04 billion, due to metal ores & minerals (2 percent), other mineral fuels (1 percent), and other manufactures (8 percent).
2021-05-04
Australia Exports Decline 1% in February
Exports of goods and services from Australia dropped 1 percent from a month earlier to AUD 38.93 billion in February 2021, amid weakening foreign demand due to a resurgence of coronavirus cases in several trade partners. Exports of non-rural goods fell 3 percent to AUD 26.78 billion, due to metal ores & minerals (-7 percent), machinery (-3 percent), and other manufactures (-6 percent). Meanwhile, sales of rural goods rose 7 percent AUD 4.23 billion. Exports of services were down 3 percent to AUD 5.02 billion, dragged down by travel (-8 percent).
2021-04-01
Australia Exports Hit 10-Month High
Exports of goods and services from Australia soared by 6 percent month-over-month to AUD 39.85 billion in January 2021, the highest level since last March, as foreign demand improved in the wake of easing coronavirus restrictions. Exports of non-rural goods jumped 10 percent to AUD 27.98 billion, due to metal ores & minerals (14 percent); coal, coke & briquette (3 percent); and other mineral fuels (8 percent). Meanwhile, sales of rural goods were little-changed at AUD 4.20 billion. Exports of services dropped 3 percent to AUD 4.96 billion, driven by tourism-related services and travel (-10 percent).
2021-03-04
Australia Exports Hit 9-Month High
Exports of goods and services from Australia rose by 3 percent month-over-month to a nine-month high of AUD 37.27 billion in December 2020, as foreign demand improved in the wake of coronavirus disruptions. Sales of rural goods jumped by 18% to AUD 4.15 billion, boosted by cereal grains and cereal preparations (75%) and other rural (8%). In addition, exports of non-rural goods went up 2% to AUD 25.15 billion, due to metal ores & minerals (3%); coal, coke & briquette (4%); and other mineral fuels (4%). By contrast, exports of services fell 2% to AUD 5.11 billion, driven by tourism-related services and travel (-5%). Also, sales of non-monetary gold dropped 3 percent to AUD 2.80 billion. Further, net exports of goods under merchanting shrank 3% to AUD 50 million.
2021-02-04

Australia Exports
Rich in natural resources, Australia is a major exporter of commodities. Metalliferous ores and metal scrap account for 29 percent of total exports; coal, coke and briquettes for 15 percent; and gas for 7 percent. The country also exports: food and live animals (14 percent), mainly meat (5 percent) and cereals (4 percent); manufactured goods (6 percent), mainly non-ferrous metals (4 percent); and machinery and transport equipment (6 percent). Australia's largest export markets are China (32 percent of total exports), Japan (16 percent), South Korea (7 percent), the US (5 percent), India (4 percent), New Zealand, Singapore and Taiwan (3 percent each).
Australia Exports by Country Last Previous
China 13423423.97 11350474.07 AUD THO Mar/21
Japan 4213461.04 3466431.47 AUD THO Mar/21
South Korea 2616409.26 2544256.55 AUD THO Mar/21
Singapore 2095800.40 1882395.90 AUD THO Mar/21
India 1506671.78 1562281.36 AUD THO Mar/21
Hong Kong 1366249.96 799142.08 AUD THO Mar/21
United States 1237741.37 1522285.10 AUD THO Mar/21
Taiwan 1099548.28 836746.47 AUD THO Mar/21
New Zealand 974244.73 801878.96 AUD THO Mar/21
Vietnam 731922.80 704852.86 AUD THO Mar/21
Malaysia 690854.32 554827.84 AUD THO Mar/21
Indonesia 665656.07 627670.54 AUD THO Mar/21
Thailand 520378.05 764381.23 AUD THO Mar/21
United Kingdom 412918.33 211339.32 AUD THO Mar/21
Philippines 307160.43 342623.32 AUD THO Mar/21
Netherlands 295353.50 271333.94 AUD THO Mar/21
Germany 260715.32 286433.75 AUD THO Mar/21
Papua New Guinea 205363.34 173596.84 AUD THO Mar/21
Canada 192568.75 245202.49 AUD THO Mar/21
Belgium 156702.94 73737.48 AUD THO Mar/21
Australia Exports by Category Last Previous
General Merchandise 31186.00 31007.00 AUD Million Mar/21
Non-rural Goods 28864.00 24834.00 AUD Million Mar/21
Metal Ores & Minerals 16485.00 13552.00 AUD Million Mar/21
Metalliferous Ores and Metal Scrap 16402.00 13480.00 AUD Million Mar/21
Iron Ore & Concentrates 14038.00 11380.00 AUD Million Mar/21
Services 5117.00 5269.00 AUD Million Mar/21
Services (bop Basis) 5117.00 5269.00 AUD Million Mar/21
Rural Goods 4944.00 4176.00 AUD Million Mar/21
Food & Live Animals 3687.00 3484.00 AUD Million Mar/21
Coal - Coke and Briquettes 3416.00 3325.00 AUD Million Mar/21
Gas - Natural and Manufactured 3185.00 2751.00 AUD Million Mar/21
Coal, Coke & Briquettes 3136.00 3090.00 AUD Million Mar/21
Natural Gas, Whether Or Not Liquefied 2950.00 2683.00 AUD Million Mar/21
Tourism Related Service 2339.00 2485.00 AUD Million Mar/21
Services, Travel 2337.00 2483.00 AUD Million Mar/21
Non-monetary Gold 2120.00 2828.00 AUD Million Mar/21
Manufactured Goods 1440.00 1414.00 AUD Million Mar/21
Machinery and Transport Equipment 1301.00 1084.00 AUD Million Mar/21
Meat & Meat Preparations 1233.00 1030.00 AUD Million Mar/21
Cereal Grains & Cereal Preparati 1182.00 1288.00 AUD Million Mar/21

United Nations Comtrade Database
Exports by Country  |   Exports by Category  |   Imports by Country  |   Imports by Category