Economic briefing note on Victoria's exports of goods in November 2016

November 2016

Release date: 6 January 2017
Next release: 2 February 2017

Note: Monthly data used is calculated as the sum of the reported figure for the month and the preceding two months. This reduces volatility in the time series.

Exports of goods

Graph comparing Australia's and Victoria's export of goods November 2016 

Victoria

Victoria exported $1,953 million worth of goods, which represents a -0.3 per cent annual change to November 2016 and a 1.3 per cent change in the month to November 2016.

Australia

Australia exported $22,190 million worth of goods, which represents a 5.7 per cent annual change to November 2016 and a 2.9 per cent change in the month to November 2016.

Export of goods NSW VIC QLD SA WA TAS NT AUST
Nov 2016 ($ million) 3445 1953 4805 810 9091 196 376 22,190
Annual change to June 2016, $ million (%) 437 (14.5) -6 (-0.3) 531(12.4) -186 (-18.7) 548 (6.4) -53 (-21.3) -93 (-19.9) 1193 (5.7)
Change in the month to June 2016, $ million (%) 174 (5.3) 26 (1.3) 332 (7.4) 15 (1.9) 10 (0.1) -3 (-1.3) 36 (10.6) 631 (2.9)

Australia's exports of goods and services

Chart showing Australia's export of goods and services November 2016 

Rural

Rural exports included $3979 million worth of goods, which represents a 17.3 per cent change in growth in the month to November 2016.

Rural exports which had the largest change in growth  

Export Percentage change (%) Nominal change ($ million)
Meat 22.1172.0
Wool 5.215.0
Other rural28.2461.0

Non rural

Non rural exports included $18,514 million worth of goods, which represents a 12.2 per cent change in growth in the month to November 2016.

Non rural exports which had the largest change in growth

Export Percentage change (%) Nominal change ($ million)
Metal ores and minerals 11.2687.0
Coal, coke and briquettes25.7923.0
Other non rural16.0138.0

Services

Service exports included $6182 million worth of goods, which represents 0.5 per cent change in the month to November 2016.

Service exports which had the largest change in growth

Export Percentage change (%) Nominal change ($ million)
Transport -2.0
Postal and courier transport0.8-
Travel-23.0
Other services-4.0
Other transport0.4-

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS), cat. no. 5368.0 - International Trade in Goods and Services

Contact

Please email economic.analysis@ecodev.vic.gov.au for more information.

Page last updated: 12 January 2017