Overview In January 2022 Australia exported AUD37.7B and imported AUD26.6B, resulting in a positive trade balance of AUD11B. Between January 2021 and January 2022 the exports of Australia have increased by AUD9.37B (33.1%) from AUD28.3B to AUD37.7B, while imports increased by AUD5.21B (24.3%) from AUD21.4B to AUD26.6B.
Trade In January 2022, the top exports of Australia were Metalliferous ores and metal scrap (AUD40B), Coal,coke and briquettes (AUD22.9B), Gas,natural and manufactured (AUD12.2B), Vegetables and fruit (AUD11.9B), and Non-ferrous metals (AUD11.3B). In January 2022 the top imports of Australia were Electric machinery,n.e.s.and parts (AUD35.9B), Medicinal and pharmaceutical products (AUD34.4B), General industrial machinery n.e.s. (AUD32.2B), Machinery for specialized industries (AUD20B), and Manufactures of metals,n.e.s. (AUD19.7B).
Origins In January 2022 the exports of Australia were mainly from Western Australia (AUD19.2B), Queensland (AUD8.03B), New South Wales (AUD6.1B), Victoria (AUD2.64B), and South Australia (AUD1.27B), while imports destinations were mainly New South Wales (AUS11.3B), Victoria (AUS8.37B), Queensland (AUS4.64B), Western Australia (AUS3.05B), and South Australia (AUS948M).
Destinations In January 2022, Australia exported mostly to chn (AUD12.4B), jpn (AUD7.48B), kor (AUD3.95B), twn (AUD1.63B), and ind (AUD1.55B), and imported mostly from China (AUD8.38B), United States (AUD2.64B), Japan (AUD1.83B), South Korea (AUD1.57B), and Singapore (AUD1.2B).