Major trading partners - Calendar year results


The Northern Territory (NT) is geographically located close to major Asian economies including China, Japan, Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand and as could be expected, these are the NT's major trading partners. The NT also relies on goods imports from the United States of America (USA) and the European Union (EU), which are also identified as key trading partners. In this section, analysis on the NT's major trading partners is provided by calendar year, for both exports and imports.

Icon showing Japan as the largest export market Infographic showing main commodities exported Infographic showing import market Infographic showing main commodities imported


China | Japan | Thailand | Malaysia | Singapore | United States of America | Indonesia | Korea | India | Vietnam | Europe

2018

The NT is geographically located close to major Asian economies including China, Japan, Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand, and as expected these are the NT’s major trading partners. The NT also relies on goods imports from the United States of America (USA) and the European Union, which are also identified as key trading partners.

Please note, some of the main items of trade have been confidentialised by the ABS due to sensitivity of specific commodities and limited sources of goods and merchandise, which makes suppliers easily identifiable.

Map 1: The Territory’s Major Goods Trading Partners, 20181, 2

1  Current prices.
2  This map is produced from various sources. Department of Treasury and Finance cannot guarantee the accuracy, currency or completeness of the information. To be used as a guide only.
3  Excluding special administrative regions (Macau and Hong Kong) and Taiwan.
Source: Department of Treasury and Finance, ABS, International Trade in Goods and Services, Cat. No. 5368.0

China

Japan

Taiwan

Thailand

Malaysia

Singapore

Canada

United States of America

Indonesia

Korea

India

Vietnam

European Union

The European Union consists of 28 member states, including Austria, Belgium (including Belgium Luxembourg), Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France (including the French Antilles), Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands (including the Netherlands Antilles), Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, and United Kingdom.