Australia Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

Latest trade data available from various sources.

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 230,163
No. Of products 4,181
No. Of partners 211
Imports (in US$ Mil) 228,442
No. Of products 4,362
No. Of partners 219

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.20
Index of export market penetration12.25
World Growth1.50
Country Growth8.82

Service Indicators 2017

Service imports (BoP, current US$)68,029,766,176.48
Service exports (BoP, current US$)64,929,968,938.70
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)20.62
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)21.27

Australia top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China68,096 29.59
Unspecified34,611 15.04
Japan24,008 10.43
Korea, Rep.13,146 5.71
India10,757 4.67
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China49,971 21.87
United States23,613 10.34
Japan16,511 7.23
Korea, Rep.15,899 6.96
Unspecified15,085 6.60

Australia Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials134,900 58.61 12,862 5.63 0.07
Intermediate goods38,577 16.76 32,506 14.23 0.86
Consumer goods37,469 16.28 97,897 42.85 1.17
Capital goods10,847 4.71 73,723 32.27 0.76

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Non-agglomerated iro ...48,344,513.50
Bituminous coal, not ...43,296,087.37
Natural gas, liquefi ...19,669,208.96
Gold in oth semi-man ...13,003,293.11
Aluminium oxide, oth ...5,617,982.44
Petroleum oils, etc, ...15,101,238.83
Automobiles with rec ...8,988,196.82
Petroleum oils and o ...7,495,342.95
Transmission apparat ...7,325,474.94
Floating or submersi ...6,191,241.51

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Australia

Tariffs 2017

No. Of Tariff Agreement 28
Simple Average (%) 2.23
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 149,028,380.40
Maximum Rate (%) 27.82
Weighted Average (%) 0.89
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 53.40

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index (OTRI) 2009

Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - MFN Tariff (2009)0.12
Overall Trade Restrictiveness Index - Applied Tariff (2009)0.11

Services Service Policy Restrictive Database (SPRD)

Services Trade Restrictions Index - Over All20.20

Non-Tariff Measures (NTM) 2015

No Of NTM Measures (2015)64
No Of NTM Affected Products (HS 6 Digit) (2015)5,204

Temporary Trade Barriers Database (TTDB) 2013

Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Simple Average (2013)0.95
Temporary Trade Barriers in Effect - Weighted Average (2013)0.93

World Development Indicators (WDI)

2017 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)1,323,421
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)51,360.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)8,572.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)0.65

Doing Business

2018 Doing Business »
Ease of Doing Business Rank14
Trading Across Borders Rank95

Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA)

CPIA Trade Ratings...

Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

2016 LPI »
LPI Score3.79
LPI Rank19