Australia's export prices declined 5.2 percent quarter-on-quarter in the three months to December 2019, following a 1.3 percent rise in the previous period and compared to market expectations of a 5.4 percent fall. Main contributors to the decline were: metalliferous ores & metal scrap (-9.1 percent); coal, coke & briquettes (-14.7 percent), and gas, natural & manufactured (-2.3 percent). In contrast, meat & meat preparations jumped 6.9 percent. Through the year to Q4, the export price index increased 4.1 percent.

Export Prices in Australia averaged 56.79 points from 1974 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 114.80 points in the third quarter of 2019 and a record low of 16.30 points in the third quarter of 1974. This page provides the latest reported value for - Australia Export Prices - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. source: Australian Bureau of Statistics

Export Prices in Australia is expected to be 118.00 points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Export Prices in Australia to stand at 118.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Australia Export Prices is projected to trend around 105.00 points in 2021, according to our econometric models.


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Australia Export Prices

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
108.80 114.80 114.80 16.30 1974 - 2019 points Quarterly
2011-2012=100, NSA


Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-04-26 01:30 AM Q1 4.5% 4.4% -0.8% -1.2%
2019-08-01 01:30 AM Q2 3.8% 4.5% 2.8% 2.2%
2019-10-31 12:30 AM Q3 1.3% 3.8% -0.5% -0.1%
2020-01-30 12:30 AM Q4 -5.2% 1.3% -5.4% -2.9%


News Stream
Australia Export Prices Dip 5.2% in Q4
Australia's export prices declined 5.2 percent quarter-on-quarter in the three months to December 2019, following a 1.3 percent rise in the previous period and compared to market expectations of a 5.4 percent fall. Main contributors to the decline were: metalliferous ores & metal scrap (-9.1 percent); coal, coke & briquettes (-14.7 percent), and gas, natural & manufactured (-2.3 percent). In contrast, meat & meat preparations jumped 6.9 percent. Through the year to Q4, the export price index increased 4.1 percent.
2020-01-30
Australia Q3 Export Prices Rise Unexpectedly
Australia's export prices unexpectedly advanced 1.3% qoq in the September quarter 2019, following a 3.8% rise in Q2, easily beating market expectations of a 0.5% fall. Main contributors to the increase were: gas, natural and manufactured (7%), due to rises in crude oil prices; gold-non-monetary (15.6%).; metalliferous ores and metal scrap (2.4%), reflecting continued global supply disruptions for iron ore and sustained demand from China.; meat and meat preparations (4.8%), driven by increased global demand for Australian lamb and beef.; and non-ferrous metals (3.1%), driven by concerns over possible supply disruptions for nickel. Offetting falls were coal, coke and briquettes (-5.9%), due to increased global supply of thermal and coking coal; petroleum and related materials (-9.9%); textile fibres and their wastes (-7.9%); and cereal and cereal preparations (-4%), due to increased global supply.. Through the year to Q3, the export price index increased 14.7 percent.
2019-10-31
Australia Export Price Growth Beats Forecast in Q2
Australia's export prices rose by 3.8 percent quarter-on-quarter in the June quarter 2019, following a 4.5 percent climb in the previous period and compared to market expectations of a 2.8 percent advance. Main contributors to the increase were: metalliferous ores and metal scrap (21.4 percent), reflecting local and global supply disruptions for iron ore and sustained demand from China; petroleum, petroleum products and related materials (8.9 percent), due to a decrease in global supply; meat and meat preparations (4.6 percent), due to increased global demand for Australian beef; and gold, non-monetary (2.0 percent), amid concerns over global economic growth and increasing investor demand. These rises were partially offset by falls in: gas, natural and manufactured (-17.8 percent); coal, coke and briquettes (-5.4 percent); and cereals and cereal preparations (-4.9 percent). Through the year to the second quarter, the export price index increased 17.4 percent.
2019-08-01
Australia Q1 Export Prices Unexpectedly Rise
Australia's export prices rose unexpectedly by 4.5 percent quarter-on-quarter in the March quarter 2019, beating market expectations of a 0.8 percent fall and following a 4.4 percent gain in the previous period. It was the higher reading in a year, when the index rose 4.9 percent, as cost went up further for crude materials, inedible, except fuels (11.7 percent); commodities and transactions, n.e.s. (6.5 percent); food and live animals (2.1 percent); miscellaneous manufactured articles (1.3 percent); machinery & transport equipment (0.9 percent); and beverages & tobacco (0.6 percent). Conversely, prices dropped for mineral fuels, lubricants and related materials (-0.3 percent); chemicals and related products, n.e.s. (-0.3 percent); and animal and vegetable oils, fats and waxes (-0.2 percent). Through the year to the first quarter, the export price index increased 15.3 percent, the weakest yearly reading in three quarters.
2019-04-26

Australia Export Prices
In Australia, Export Prices correspond to the rate of change in the prices of goods and services sold by residents of that country to foreign buyers. Export Prices are heavily affected by exchange rates.