Trade Wars: China Versus Australia

Chinese and Australian exporters and importers exchanged a total of about US$136.8 billion worth of products, a figure that represents inter-country sales to customers in both nations during 2014. Although China is the world’s number one exporter with global shipments valued almost 10 times higher than those for number 21 Australia, that doesn’t mean that […]

Australia Major Product Supply Advantages

Australia ran an overall trade surplus of US$12.9 billion for 2014. Australia earned positive trade balances with 114 of the 219 foreign geographic entities with which it exchanges exports and imports for a subtotal surplus of $88 billion. Australian exports to exceeded Australia’s imports from Asian nations by $65.4 billion in 2014. Similarly, Australia achieved […]

Fastest-Growing Oceanian Export Countries

The following analysis highlights Oceania’s fastest-growing export countries and is based on data for 2014. For more recent research statistics, please see the main article Top Oceanian Export Countries. Overall, the average increase in the total value of all Oceanian exports was 23.6% from 2010 to 2014. Based on 2014 export data, four Oceanian exporters […]

Fastest-Growing Australian Export Products

The following analysis highlights Australia’s fastest-growing exported goods and is based on data for 2014. For more recent research statistics, please see the main article Australia’s Top 10 Exports. Five of the fastest-growing Australian export product categories posted triple-digit gains from 2010 to 2014. Please note that this analysis is at the 2-digit Harmonized Tariff […]

Fastest-growing New Zealand Export Products

Seven of the fastest-growing New Zealand export products posted a triple digit gain from 2010 to 2014, led by corn and other cereals. Please note that this analysis is at the 2-digit Harmonized Tariff System code level, which is better for looking at trends as opposed to uncovering opportunities at the 8-digit code level. Fastest-Growing […]