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Monitor Report of AUSTRALIA trade and AUSTRALIA-China binational trade in 202009

 1.  Overview the trade of AUSTRALIA in goods current year until 202009

According to Dalian Infobank, in 202009AUSTRALIA's exports and imports of goods amounted to 38845.9925 million, and were down 4.71% comparing with the same period of last year. Among these, exports were down 6.69% at 20931.6363 million, and imports were down 2.28% at 17914.3562 million. And the corresponding trade surplus was 3017.2801 million and down 26.39%.

During the current year until 202009, AUSTRALIA's total exports and imports of goods were 331457.1639 million and were down 10.12% comparing to the same period of last year. Among these, exports were 180929.5086 million and down 11.51%; imports were 150527.6553 million and down 8.40%. The total trade surplus was 30401.8533 million and down 24.23%.

If considering by country (region), CHINA, JAPAN, UNITED STATES, SOUTH KOREA, UNITED KINGDOM were AUSTRALIA's top five trading partners. During the current year until 202009, AUSTRALIA's imports and exports to five countries/territories were 115382.0489 million, 30908.8554 million, 27872.7555 million, 15847.5514 million, 10627.1618 million. These values correspond to 34.81%, 9.33%, 8.41%, 4.78%, 3.21% of AUSTRALIA's imports and exports, and, respectively, were down 2.88%, down 26.36%, up 6.14%, down 17.60%, down 10.83% comparing to the same period of last year.

Current year until 202009, AUSTRALIA and the top five trade partners CHINA, JAPAN, SOUTH KOREA, UNITED STATES, UNITED KINGDOM are the top five countries/territories that AUSTRALIA exports to in terms of the total export amount. During the current year until 202009, AUSTRALIA's exports to these five countries/territories were 73294.2018 million, 22234.1745 million, 11193.5900 million, 10056.6356 million, 7075.4886 million. These values correspond to 40.51%, 12.29%, 6.19%, 5.56%, 3.91% of AUSTRALIA's exports and, respectively, were down 6.02%, down 26.53%, down 12.54%, up 32.07%, down 10.99% comparing with the same period of last year.

Current year until 202009, AUSTRALIA's exports to top five countries/territories CHINA, UNITED STATES, JAPAN, GERMANY, THAILAND are the top five countries/territories that AUSTRALIA imports from in terms of the total export amount. During the current year until 202009, AUSTRALIA's imports from these five countries/territories were 42087.8471 million, 17816.1198 million, 8674.6809 million, 7222.2937 million, 7205.9487 million. These values correspond to 27.96%, 11.84%, 5.76%, 4.80%, 4.79% of AUSTRALIA's total imports and, respectively, were up 3.12%, down 4.45%, down 25.92%, down 12.74%, down 13.39% comparing with the same period of last year.

During the current year until 202009, the trade surplus of AUSTRALIA was mainly from CHINA, JAPAN, SOUTH KOREA, UNITED KINGDOM, HONG KONG at 31206.3547 million, 13559.4936 million, 6539.6286 million, 3523.8154 million, 2932.4197 million, and down 16.05%, down 26.91%, up 2.77%, down 11.49%, down 16.59%. And the trade deficits were mainly from UNITED STATES, GERMANY, THAILAND, ITALY, FRANCE at 7759.4842 million, 5287.3301 million, 5153.6156 million, 3197.8957 million, 2038.3176 million, and down 29.65%, down 22.16%, down 13.85%, down 8.24%, down 12.87%.

Current year until 202009, AUSTRALIA's trade surplus or deficit with top five countries/territories During the current year until 202009,  commodities with hs2 codes, 26, 27, 84, 71, 85, were AUSTRALIA's top five traded commodities. They correspond to the import and export values of 64324.1152 million, 60735.9587 million, 25764.1675 million, 20171.1254 million, 19430.8124 million, which were up 7.16%, down 30.91%, down 3.84%, up 8.35%, down 4.88% comparing with the same period of last year and account for 19.41%, 18.32%, 7.77%, 6.09%, 5.86% of AUSTRALIA's total imports and exports.

During the current year until 202009, 26, 27, 71, 02, 28 were AUSTRALIA's top five traded commodities, with total import and export values of 63884.9322 million, 47956.1623 million, 13645.3181 million, 7444.0973 million, 3744.0618 million. These values correspond to 35.31%, 26.51%, 7.54%, 4.11%, 2.07% of AUSTRALIA's total exports and, respectively, were up 7.10%, down 28.80%, up 1.04%, down 7.20%, down 23.46% comparing to the same period of last year.

During the current year until 202009, 84, 85, 87, 27, 30 were AUSTRALIA's top five traded commodities, with total import values of 22599.9656 million, 17329.8846 million, 16389.9723 million, 12779.7965 million, 6745.6233 million. These values correspond to 15.01%, 11.51%, 10.89%, 8.49%, 4.48% of AUSTRALIA's total exports and, respectively, were down 2.83%, down 3.77%, down 22.79%, down 37.84%, up 4.33% comparing to the same period of last year.


2. Current year until 202009, AUSTRALIA binational trade profile

According to Dalian Infobank, during the current year until 202009, AUSTRALIA-China binational exports and imports of goods amounted to 115382.0489 million and were down 2.88% comparing with the same period of last year. Among these, exports from AUSTRALIA to China were 73294.2018 million and down 6.02%, imports from China to AUSTRALIA were 42087.8471 million and up 3.12%. The total binational trade surplus was 31206.3547 million and down 16.05%.

During the urrent year until 202009, commodities with hs2 code, 26, 99, 85, 84, 27, were binational trade's top five traded commodities. They correspond to import and export values of 48208.2438 million, 8848.7029 million, 8826.2403 million, 8179.4661 million, 7268.2237 million and makes up 41.78%, 7.67%, 7.65%, 7.09%, 6.30% of the total binational imports and exports. These values were also up 7.84%, down 20.62%, down 4.59%, up 9.56%, down 26.36% comparing to the same period last year.

During the current year until 202009, 26, 99, 27, 02, 74 were the top five traded commodities exported to China from AUSTRALIA, with export values of 48204.0354 million, 8485.8512 million, 6135.0784 million, 1498.6803 million, 990.0199 million. These values account for 65.77%, 11.58%, 8.37%, 2.04%, 1.35% of AUSTRALIA's total exports and were up 7.84%, down 21.23%, down 23.18%, down 15.02%, up 17.38% comparing to the same period of last year.

During the current year until 202009, 85, 84, 94, 39, 63 were AUSTRALIA's top five traded commodities importing from China , with import values of 8707.1380 million, 8001.8647 million, 2421.5208 million, 1898.6006 million, 1887.9549 million. These values account for 20.69%, 19.01%, 5.75%, 4.51%, 4.49% of AUSTRALIA's total imports and were down 4.16%, up 10.12%, up 2.14%, up 18.24%, up 188.99% comparing with the same period of last year.


3.Analysis of import and export trends


Data Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics