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Overseas Merchandise Trade: November 2011
Embargoed until 10:45am  –  09 January 2012
Key facts

For the November 2011 month compared with the November 2010 month:

  • Exports were up $251 million (6.8 percent) to $3.9 billion.
  • Milk powder, butter, and cheese recorded the largest increase.
  • Imports were up $382 million (10 percent) to $4.2 billion.
  • Crude oil and fertilisers recorded the largest increases in import values.
  • There was a trade deficit of $308 million (7.9 percent of exports).
  • The trend for export values remains at record-high levels.
  • The trend for import values is 7.5 percent below its overall peak in September 2008.

  Graph, Merchandise trend values, monthly, September 2005 to November 2011 

 
 
Geoff Bascand 9 January 2012
Government Statistician ISSN 1178-0320
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