Overseas Trade Indexes (Prices): June 2009 quarter (provisional)

Embargoed until 10:45am  –  10 September 2009
Media release  – 
Terms of trade continue to fall

Highlights

  • The merchandise terms of trade fell 9.0 percent.
  • Merchandise export prices fell 11.6 percent and import prices fell 2.9 percent.
  • The services terms of trade rose 3.8 percent.
  • Services export prices fell 3.3 percent and import prices fell 6.9 percent.
 Graph, Services price and terms of trade indexes.
 
 Graph, Merchandise price and terms of trade indexes.
 
 Geoff Bascand 10 September 2009
 Government Statistician ISSN 1178-0339