Australia Trade at a Glance : Most Recent Values

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Overall Exports and Imports

Exports (in US$ Mil) 189,630
No. Of products 4,182
No. Of partners 211
Imports (in US$ Mil) 189,406
No. Of products 4,373
No. Of partners 217

Trade Indicator

HH Market concentration index0.17
Index of export market penetration12.22
World Growth-4.43
Country Growth-3.71

Service Indicators 2016

Service imports (BoP, current US$)56,907,276,717.00
Service exports (BoP, current US$)53,210,491,927.00
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)21.08
Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)18.87

Australia top 5 Export and Import partners

Market Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China59,993 31.64
Japan26,345 13.89
Korea, Rep.12,770 6.73
United States8,762 4.62
India7,919 4.18
Exporter Trade (US$ Mil) Partner share(%)
China44,241 23.36
United States21,703 11.46
Japan14,594 7.71
Thailand10,873 5.74
Germany10,080 5.32

Australia Exports and Imports of Product Groups

Product Categories Exports Imports
Export(US$ Mil) Product share(%) Import(US$ Mil) Prod share(%) Weighted Average (%)
Raw materials107,028 56.44 11,271 5.95 0.07
Intermediate goods34,778 18.34 29,213 15.42 0.97
Consumer goods29,649 15.64 86,609 45.73 1.57
Capital goods10,846 5.72 60,358 31.87 1.01

Top 5 Products exports imports at HS 6 digit level

Non-agglomerated iro ...39,507,338.26
Bituminous coal, not ...29,532,161.69
Gold in oth semi-man ...13,432,628.52
Natural gas, liquefi ...13,368,660.71
Aluminium oxide, oth ...4,103,103.02
Petroleum oils, etc, ...11,049,662.34
Automobiles with rec ...7,969,621.21
Petroleum oils and o ...5,903,676.03
Other medicaments of ...4,711,844.59
Diesel powered truck ...4,205,886.85

Tariff and Trade Barriers for Australia

Tariffs 2016

No. Of Tariff Agreement 27
Simple Average (%) 2.30
Duty Free Imports (US$ Thousand) 132,817,022.10
Maximum Rate (%) 27.61
Weighted Average (%) 1.18
Duty Free Tariff Lines Share (%) 53

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)

2016 WDI »
GDP (current US$ Mil)1,204,616
GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)54,420.00
Trade Balance (current US$ Mil)-26,694.00
Trade Balance (% of GDP)-2.22

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