Australia’s Top Trading Partners

Nicknamed the Land Down Under, Australia is an island economy that strongly benefits from its close proximity to the vast markets of China and Japan which together represent 39.9% of all Australian export sales. During 2015, Australia signed the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement (FTA), which opened tariff-free markets for agricultural, natural resources, energy and manufacturing […]

New Zealand’s Top Trade Partners

An island nation in the southwestern Pacific Ocean located to the southeast of Australia, New Zealand shipped US$37 billion worth of products around the globe in 2017. That figure represents roughly 0.2% of overall global exports estimated at $15.952 trillion one year earlier for 2016. Over half (53.8%) of New Zealand’s exports by value were […]

Australia’s Fastest-Growing Import Partners

After analyzing 2014 data for 100 countries accounting for the greatest increases in imported Australian product sales, we found 15 nations that boosted the amount spent on Aussie imports by over 135% since 2010. Overall, exports originating from Australia were up 22.2% from 2010. However, there was a slight year-over-year slowdown with Australian exports decreasing […]