Top Australian Exports to the World
Australia shipped US$189.6 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, down by -27.8% since 2012 and down by -0.8% from 2015 to 2016.
Top 10 Australian Exports to China

Australia's exports to China amounted to
$61.8 billion or 32.6% of its overall exports.

  1. Ores, slag, ash: $35.2 billion
  2. Mineral fuels including oil: $6.2 billion
  3. Gems, precious metals: $4.1 billion
  4. Wool: $1.6 billion
  5. Copper: $1.2 billion
  6. Wood: $912 million
  7. Meat: $717.3 million
  8. Other food preparations: $582.1 million
  9. Raw hides excluding furskins:$579.9 million
10. Pharmaceuticals: $559 million
Top 10 Australian Exports to Japan

Australia's exports to Japan amounted to
$26.1 billion or 13.8% of its overall exports.

  1. Mineral fuels including oil: $8.9 billion
  2. Live trees and plants: $7.6 billion
  3. Ores, slag, ash: $4.9 billion
  4. Meat: $1.6 billion
  5. Aluminum: $650.2 million
  6. Dairy, eggs, honey: $290.6 million
  7. Wood: $275.1 million
  8. Oil seed: $218.6 million
  9. Cereal, milk preparations: $213.3 million
10. Fish: $153.6 million
Top 10 Australian Exports to South Korea

Australia's exports to South Korea amounted to
$12.5 billion or 6.6% of its overall exports.

  1. Mineral fuels including oil: $3.8 billion
  2. Ores, slag, ash: $3.4 billion
  3. Live trees and plants: $1.7 billion
  4. Meat: $1.2 billion
  5. Aluminum: $805 million
  6. Cereal, milk preparations: $268.8 million
  7. Gems, precious metals: $173.5 million
  8. Copper: $95 million
  9. Wool: $90 million
10. Lead: $70.4 million
Top 10 Australian Exports to the US

Australia's exports to America amounted to
$9 billion or 4.7% of its overall exports.

  1. Meat: $1.9 billion
  2. Live trees and plants: $857.7 million
  3. Aircraft, spacecraft: $807.4 million
  4. Medical, technical equipment: $732 million
  5. Machinery: $725 million
  6. Pharmaceuticals: $571.8 million
  7. Gems, precious metals: $446.1 million
  8. Electronic equipment: $410.1 million
  9. Beverages: $374.6 million
10. Vehicles: $210.3 million
Top 10 Australian Exports to India

Australia's exports to India amounted to
$7.6 billion or 4% of its overall exports.

  1. Mineral fuels including oil: $4.2 billion
  2. Vegetables: $686.7 million
  3. Live trees and plants: $572.9 million
  4. Ores, slag, ash: $515.7 million
  5. Cotton: $248.5 million
  6. Gems, precious metals: $240.6 million
  7. Cereal, milk preparations: $201.8 million
  8. Wool: $162.9 million
  9. Aluminum: $136.3 million
10. Lead: $88.4 million
Top 10 Australian Exports to the UK

Australia's exports to United Kingdom amounted to $7.5 billion or 4% of its overall exports.

  1. Gems, precious metals: $5.5 billion
  2. Lead: $361.8 million
  3. Beverages: $270.7 million
  4. Medical, technical equipment: $252.4 million
  5. Meat: $136 million
  6. Electronic equipment: $123.9 million
  7. Live trees and plants: $113.9 million
  8. Machinery: $111.8 million
  9. Mineral fuels including oil: $102.4 million
10. Pharmaceuticals: $97.5 million
Top 10 Australian Exports to New Zealand

Australia's exports to New Zealand amounted to
$6.5 billion or 3.4% of its overall exports.

  1. Machinery: $806 million
  2. Electronic equipment: $489.7 million
  3. Vehicles: $449.9 million
  4. Medical, technical equipment: $405.5 million
  5. Live trees and plants: $391.1 million
  6. Pharmaceuticals: $236.9 million
  7. Paper: $220.4 million
  8. Plastics: $212.4 million
  9. Inorganic chemicals: $179.8 million
10. Mineral fuels including oil: $171.8 million
Top 10 Australian Exports to Taiwan

Australia's exports to Taiwan amounted to
$5.3 billion or 2.8% of its overall exports.

  1. Mineral fuels including oil: $2.4 billion
  2. Ores, slag, ash: $1.2 billion
  3. Copper: $281.1 million
  4. Meat: $233.1 million
  5. Aluminum: $228.6 million
  6. Zinc: $130.3 million
  7. Wood: $73.6 million
  8. Dairy, eggs, honey: $66.9 million
  9. Cereal, milk preparations: $60.6 million
10. Iron and steel: $41.7 million
Top 10 Australian Exports to Hong Kong

Australia's exports to Hong Kong amounted to
$5.2 billion or 2.7% of its overall exports.

  1. Gems, precious metals: $2.8 billion
  2. Electronic equipment: $302.2 million
  3. Other food preparations: $266.6 million
  4. Fruits, nuts: $186.2 million
  5. Fish: $165.3 million
  6. Meat: $146.5 million
  7. Machinery: $127.3 million
  8. Beverages: $110.3 million
  9. Organic chemicals: $95.6 million
10. Medical, technical equipment: $93.1 million
Top 10 Australian Exports to Singapore

Australia's exports to Singapore amounted to
$4.3 billion or 2.2% of its overall exports.

  1. Mineral fuels including oil: $1 billion
  2. Gems, precious metals: $615.1 million
  3. Live trees and plants: $603.6 million
  4. Machinery: $284.6 million
  5. Animal/vegetable fats and oils: $272.1 million
  6. Meat: $181.6 million
  7. Aircraft, spacecraft: $146 million
  8. Dairy, eggs, honey: $142.2 million
  9. Electronic equipment: $129.2 million
10. Medical, technical equipment: $115.2 million
Top 10 Australian Exports to Thailand

Australia's exports to Indonesia amounted to
$4 billion or 2.1% of its overall exports.

  1. Cereal, milk preparations: $727.1 million
  2. Mineral fuels including oil: $694 million
  3. Live animals: $540 million
  4. Meat: $300.3 million
  5. Machinery: $193.3 million
  6. Ores, slag, ash: $167.9 million
  7. Live trees and plants: $123.1 million
  8. Cotton: $121.1 million
  9. Dairy, eggs, honey: $113.7 million
10. Iron or steel products: $107.8 million
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Data source: Trade Map, International Trade Centre, www.intracen.org/marketanalysis