Overview In August 2021 Germany exported €705M and imported €233M from Australia, resulting in a positive trade balance of €473M. Between August 2020 and August 2021 the exports of Germany have increased by €16.9M (2.46%) from €688M to €705M, while imports increased by €29.7M (14.6%) from €203M to €233M.
Trade In August 2021, the top exports of Germany to Australia were Pharmaceutical products (€72.6M), Agricultural machinery (incl. tractors) (€59.4M), Motor cars and motor caravans (€52.5M), Machinery for electricity production, distribution (€37.4M), and Medical, surgical equipment, orthopaedic apparatus (€34.8M). In August 2021 the top imports of Germany from Australia were Coal and coal briquettes (€57.4M), Other end products (€51M), Oilseed and oleaginous fruits (€33.1M), Medical, surgical equipment, orthopaedic apparatus (€16M), and Zinc ores (€11M).
Origins In August 2021 the exports of Germany were mainly from Bavaria (€115M), Baden-Württemberg (€99.2M), North Rhine-Westphalia (€90.2M), Rhineland-Pfalz (€75.2M), and Lower Saxony (€39.3M), while imports destinations were mainly Hesse (€56.9M), North Rhine-Westphalia (€53.1M), Hamburg (€37.1M), Lower Saxony (€20.4M), and Bavaria (€19.7M).
Growth In August 2021, the increase in Germany's year-by-year exports to Australia was explained primarily by an increase in product exports in Agricultural machinery (incl. tractors) (€44.5M or 299%), Sawn timber (€10.4M or 456%), and Measuring and automatical control instruments (€9.42M or 65.8%). In August 2021, the increase in Germany's year-by-year imports from Australia was explained primarily by an increase in product imports in Coal and coal briquettes (€20.1M or 54%), Nickels and nickel alloys, incl. waste,... (€3.99M or 721%), and Lorries and special purpose motor vehicles (€2.12M or 5.59k%).