March 2021

March 2021

May 4, 2020

The seasonally adjusted external trade surplus narrowed to A$5.6b in March from A$7.6b in February.

The fall in surplus was larger than expected by market participants and reflected a 4.3% rise in imports and, to a lesser extent, a 1.7% decline in exports.

Iron ore exports reached a fresh record high in original terms.

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