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Overseas Merchandise Trade: September 2015
Embargoed until 10:45am  –  27 October 2015
Key facts

September 2015 quarter:
Values are seasonally adjusted and compared with the June 2015 quarter.

  • Exports rose 6.4 percent (to $12.9 billion).
  • Milk powder, butter, and cheese led the rise, up 9.8 percent ($275 million).
  • Imports rose 9.2 percent (to $13.9 billion), led by aircraft.
  • The trade deficit was $1.0 billion (7.9 percent of exports).

September 2015 month:
Values are actual and compared with the September 2014 month.

  • Exports rose 2.0 percent (to $3.7 billion), led by beef.
  • Imports fell 1.3 percent (to $4.9 billion).
  • The trade deficit was $1.2 billion (33 percent of exports).
  • The annual trade deficit was $3.2 billion (6.6 percent of exports).

 Graph, Merchandise trade values, seasonally adjusted, quarterly, June 2013 to Sept 2015.

Liz MacPherson, Government Statistician
ISSN 1178-0320
27 October 2015

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