Private capital expenditure in Australia dropped by 0.5 percent quarter-on-quarter in the three months to June 2019, following a downwardly revised 1.3 percent fall in the previous period and missing market expectations of a 0.5 percent gain, as capital expenditure for building and structure falling further (-3.3 percent vs -1.9 percent in Q1). Meanwhile, spending for equipment, plant and machinery rebounded (2.5 percent vs -0.5 percent). Through the year to the second quarter, private capital expenditure shrank 1 percent. Private Investment in Australia averaged 1.33 percent from 1987 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 15.70 percent in the second quarter of 1996 and a record low of -8.60 percent in the third quarter of 2015.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-11-29 12:30 AM Private Capital Expenditure QoQ Q3 -0.5% -0.9% 1% 0.75%
2019-02-28 12:30 AM Private Capital Expenditure QoQ Q4 2% 0% 0.5% 1%
2019-05-30 01:30 AM Private Capital Expenditure QoQ Q1 -1.7% 1.3% 0.5% 0.2%
2019-08-29 01:30 AM Private Capital Expenditure QoQ Q2 -0.5% -1.3% 0.5% -0.6%
2019-11-29 12:30 AM Private Capital Expenditure QoQ Q3 -0.5% 0.8%


Australia Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 0.00 1.00 21.00 -30.00 Index Points [+]
Services PMI 51.50 51.40 63.00 32.50 Index Points [+]
Manufacturing PMI 54.70 53.10 62.50 29.47 [+]
Industrial Production 1.90 1.30 12.60 -7.60 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 1.20 0.70 5.20 -7.10 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production -3.10 -1.70 8.60 -11.80 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 81.87 82.04 84.62 78.24 percent [+]
New Orders 25.00 36.00 49.00 -37.00 Index Points [+]
Changes in Inventories -1982.00 559.00 4159.00 -3848.00 AUD Million [+]
Bankruptcies 846.00 708.00 1123.00 217.00 Companies [+]
Corporate Profits 98026.00 93796.00 98026.00 12032.00 AUD Million [+]
Total Vehicle Sales 88181.00 85633.00 130300.00 48099.00 [+]
Car Registrations 14330.43 14078.57 14330.43 3990.94 Thousand [+]
Leading Economic Index -0.30 0.10 0.54 -1.10 percent [+]
Small Business Sentiment 0.84 -4.92 18.55 -21.17 [+]
Internet Speed 11063.10 10098.33 11063.10 1922.87 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 9859878.00 9310525.00 13859005.00 5227461.00 IP [+]
Industrial Sentiment 50.30 50.90 57.20 50.30 Index Points [+]
Private Investment -0.50 -1.30 15.70 -8.60 percent [+]
Mining Production 6.50 3.80 25.20 -16.90 percent [+]
Services Sentiment 52.40 49.10 58.40 48.70 Index Points [+]
Steel Production 500.70 428.70 819.00 238.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Corruption Index 77.00 77.00 88.60 77.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 13.00 13.00 13.00 7.00 [+]
Competitiveness Index 78.75 78.85 78.85 5.08 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 16.00 14.00 22.00 14.00 [+]
Composite Pmi 52.00 49.30 58.30 49.10 Index Points [+]
Business Inventories -0.90 0.80 2.80 -2.80 percent [+]
Ease of Doing Business 18.00 14.00 18.00 9.00 [+]


Australia Private Capital Expenditure

Private investment in Australia refers to quarter on quarter change in Private Capital Expenditure. The Capital Expenditure Survey in Australia includes the following industries: Mining, Manufacturing & Other selected industries such as Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Construction, Wholesale Trade, Retail Trade, Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Information Media and Telecommunications Finance and Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services Professional, Scientific and Technical Services. This page provides - Australia Private Investment- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Australia Private Capital Expenditure - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-0.50 -1.30 15.70 -8.60 1987 - 2019 percent Quarterly
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