Australia's trade in goods and services 2013

Australia's trade in goods and services by top ten partners, 2013 (a) 

Australia's top 10 export markets (b) (A$ million)
Goods Services Total % share Rank
China 94,655 6,881 101,536 31.9 1
Japan 47,501 1,991 49,492 15.5 2
Republic of Korea 19,610 1,675 21,285 6.7 3
United States 9,580 5,951 15,531 4.9 4
India 9,517 1,921 11,438 3.6 5
New Zealand 7,399 3,626 11,025 3.5 6
Singapore 5,659 3,549 9,208 2.9 7
Taiwan 7,356 704 8,060 2.5 8
United Kingdom 3,859 3,982 7,841 2.5 9
Malaysia 5,561 1,664 7,225 2.3 10
Total exports 263,467 55,175 318,642 100.0
of which:
APEC 218,976 33,265 252,241 79.2
ASEAN 10 25,022 8,932 33,954 10.7
European Union 28 (c) 13,009 9,069 22,078 6.9
  OECD 101,163 24,510 125,673 39.4  
Australia's top 10 import sources (d)
Goods Services Total % share Rank
China 47,250 2,079 49,329 15.0 1
United States (e) 26,681 12,430 39,181 11.9 2
Japan 18,914 2,307 21,221 6.5 3
Singapore 12,933 4,943 17,878 5.4 4
Thailand 11,393 2,439 13,832 4.2 5
Germany 11,428 1,665 13,099 4.0 6
United Kingdom 6,195 5,848 12,044 3.7 7
Malaysia 9,480 1,464 10,944 3.3 8
Republic of Korea 10,168 646 10,813 3.3 9
New Zealand 7,401 3,131 10,532 3.2 10
Total imports 258,936 69,870 328,806 100.0
of which:
  APEC (e) 170,654 38,348 209,002 63.6
ASEAN 10 45,405 13,207 58,612 17.8
European Union 28 (c) 42,437 14,824 57,261 17.4
OECD (e) 115,170 36,602 151,772 46.2
Australia's top 10 two-way trading partners (b) (d)
Goods Services Total % share Rank
China 141,905 8,960 150,865 23.3 1
Japan 66,415 4,298 70,713 10.9 2
United States (e) 36,261 18,381 54,642 8.4 3
Republic of Korea 29,778 2,321 32,099 5.0 4
Singapore 18,591 8,492 27,083 4.2 5
New Zealand 14,800 6,757 21,557 3.3 6
United Kingdom 10,054 9,830 19,884 3.1 7
Thailand 16,301 3,243 19,544 3.0 8
Malaysia 15,042 3,128 18,170 2.8 9
Germany 13,361 2,759 16,120 2.5 10
Total two-way trade 522,403 125,045 647,448 100.0
of which:
APEC (e) 389,514 71,613 461,127 71.2
ASEAN 10 70,158 22,139 92,297 14.3
European Union 28 (c) 55,445 23,893 79,338 12.3
  OECD (e) 216,437 61,112 277,549 42.9

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Australia's top 25 imports, goods and services, 2013

Australia's top 25 imports, goods and services (A$ million) (a) (b)
    % growth
Rank Commodity 2011 2012 2013 2012 to 2013 5 year trend
Total (c) 301,423 324,026 328,806 1.5 4.0
1 Personal travel (excl education) services 22,550 22,437 24,725 10.2 5.6
2 Crude petroleum 20,827 21,567 20,227 -6.2 7.6
3 Passenger motor vehicles 14,159 16,919 18,290 8.1 6.1
4 Refined petroleum 14,306 15,871 18,229 14.9 7.8
5 Freight transport services 8,363 9,228 9,348 1.3 0.3
6 Telecom equipment & parts 8,323 8,746 9,068 3.7 6.0
7 Medicaments (incl veterinary) 8,530 8,201 7,831 -4.5 2.9
8 Computers 6,634 6,777 6,943 2.4 4.3
9 Passenger transport services (d) 6,389 6,901 6,839 -0.9 3.0
10 Goods vehicles 6,153 8,562 6,436 -24.8 5.7
11 Technical & other business services 4,733 5,107 6,182 21.0 4.9
12 Professional services 2,678 3,631 5,050 39.1 10.3
13 Gold 6,396 5,841 4,796 -17.9 -13.3
14 Charges for intellectual property 3,982 4,044 3,992 -1.3 3.1
15 Business travel services 2,992 3,493 3,574 2.3 0.9
16 Civil engineering equipment & parts 4,264 6,822 3,464 -49.2 6.9
17 Heating & cooling equipment & parts 2,173 2,265 3,212 41.8 6.5
18 Furniture, mattresses & cushions 2,780 2,905 3,176 9.3 2.8
19 Pumps (excl liquid pumps) & parts 1,726 2,418 3,172 31.2 2.2
20 Vehicle parts & accessories 2,648 2,932 2,797 -4.6 2.9
21 Measuring & analysing instruments 2,635 2,950 2,774 -6.0 0.3
22 Rubber tyres, treads & tubes 2,672 3,053 2,748 -10.0 10.4
23 Electrical machinery & parts, nes 2,509 2,608 2,725 4.5 2.7
24 Iron, steel, aluminium structures 1,550 1,889 2,647 40.1 33.0
25 Mechanical handling equip & parts 1,987 2,541 2,579 1.5 6.8
Analytical industry series
  % growth
  2011 2012 2013 2012 to 2013 5 year trend
Education (e) 1,041 1,218 1,189 -2.4 6.4
  2010-11 2011-12 2012-13 2011-12 to 2012-13 5 year trend
Tourism (f) 30,561 32,157 32,122 -0.1 4.4

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Australia's top 25 exports, goods and services, 2013 (a)

Australia's top 25 exports, goods and services, (A$ million) – (a)
  % growth
Rank Commodity 2011 2012 2013 2012 to 2013 5 year trend
Total (b) 313,078 300,436 318,539 6.1 4.1
1 Iron ores & concentrates 64,097 54,447 69,492 27.6 19.4
2 Coal 46,691 41,273 39,805 -3.6 -1.6
3 Education-related travel services (c) 15,144 14,467 15,020 3.8 0.1
4 Natural gas 11,084 13,416 14,602 8.8 12.6
5 Gold 15,077 15,526 13,898 -10.5 -0.0
6 Personal travel (excl education) services 11,661 12,148 13,115 8.0 1.6
7 Crude petroleum 11,451 10,988 9,016 -17.9 2.0
8 Wheat 6,076 6,531 6,085 -6.8 11.1
9 Aluminium ores & conc (incl alumina) 5,443 5,273 5,904 12.0 -0.4
10 Beef f.c.f. 4,684 4,754 5,695 19.8 3.0
11 Copper ores & concentrates 5,437 5,255 5,192 -1.2 6.9
12 Professional services 3,259 3,836 4,562 18.9 4.6
13 Other ores & concentrates (d) 4,544 4,217 4,486 6.4 4.2
14 Business travel services 3,573 4,031 3,954 -1.9 9.6
15 Technical & other business services 3,452 3,555 3,877 9.1 1.2
16 Aluminium 4,657 3,774 3,675 -2.6 -6.7
17 Copper 3,861 3,349 3,373 0.7 3.0
18 Medicaments (incl veterinary) 3,278 3,849 3,085 -19.8 -1.9
19 Meat (excl beef), f.c.f. 2,375 2,370 2,884 21.7 5.0
20 Refined petroleum 2,938 3,271 2,743 -16.1 -0.1
21 Wool & other animal hair (incl tops) 2,837 2,524 2,608 3.3 5.4
22 Cotton 2,537 2,626 2,604 -0.8 51.0
23 Oil-seeds & oleaginous fruits, soft 1,287 1,780 2,516 41.3 44.6
24 Financial services 1,289 1,627 2,468 51.7 9.1
25 Other transport services (e) 2,233 2,268 2,367 4.4 1.1
Analytical industry series
  % growth
  2011 2012 2013 2012 to 2013 5 year trend
Education (e) 15,723 15,018 15,591 3.8 0.2
  2010-11 2011-12 2012-13 2011-12 to 2012-13 5 year trend
Tourism  (f) 25,085 25,511 26,962 5.7 3.5

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