Overview In September 2021 Australia exported AUD35.9B and imported AUD25.5B, resulting in a positive trade balance of AUD10.4B. Between September 2020 and September 2021 the exports of Australia have increased by AUD10.8B (43.2%) from AUD25B to AUD35.9B, while imports increased by AUD4.35B (20.5%) from AUD21.2B to AUD25.5B.
Trade In September 2021, the top exports of Australia were Metalliferous ores and metal scrap (AUD45.4B), Coal,coke and briquettes (AUD16.8B), Meat and meat preparations (AUD14.5B), Vegetables and fruit (AUD11B), and Gas,natural and manufactured (AUD10B). In September 2021 the top imports of Australia were Electric machinery,n.e.s.and parts (AUD37.3B), Medicinal and pharmaceutical products (AUD34.7B), General industrial machinery n.e.s. (AUD29.9B), Telecommunications and sound recording equipm (AUD22.7B), and Machinery for specialized industries (AUD20.6B).
Origins In September 2021 the exports of Australia were mainly from Western Australia (AUD19.1B), Queensland (AUD6.91B), New South Wales (AUD5.75B), Victoria (AUD2.66B), and Northern Territory (AUD1.08B), while imports destinations were mainly New South Wales (AUS11.7B), Victoria (AUS7.66B), Queensland (AUS4.65B), Western Australia (AUS2.68B), and South Australia (AUS695M).
Destinations In September 2021, Australia exported mostly to chn (AUD13.6B), jpn (AUD6.12B), kor (AUD2.96B), twn (AUD1.59B), and ind (AUD1.53B), and imported mostly from China (AUD8.54B), United States (AUD2.84B), Japan (AUD1.42B), Germany (AUD1.27B), and Thailand (AUD1.19B).