Overseas Merchandise Trade: December 2012

Revisions

Provisional values published on 10 January 2013 were updated. Merchandise trade statistics for the latest three months are provisional to allow for the inclusion of late data and amendments.

Trade data can be revised for many reasons. For more information see:

Why overseas merchandise trade data can change

Investigating how overseas merchandise trade data can change after publication 

Updates to overseas merchandise trade statistics




Published on 10 January 2013 Published on 29 January 2013 Change
$(million)(1)
Exports
(fob)
Imports
(cif)
Balance
(fob-cif)
Exports
(fob)
Imports
(cif)
Balance
(fob-cif)
Exports
(fob)
Imports
(cif)
Balance
(fob-cif)
Month:
Sep 2012 3,286 P 4,080 P  -793 P 3,287 F 4,078 F -791 F    1  -1     2
Oct 2012 3,512 P 4,178 P -666 P 3,463 P 4,178 P -715 P -49   0   -49
Nov 2012 3,814 P 4,514 P -700 P 3,827 P 4,417 P -590 P 13 -97 110
Year ended:
Sep 2012 46,747 P 47,641 P   -894 P 46,748 F 47,640 F    -891 F  1  -1   2
Oct 2012 46,373 P 47,706 P -1,334 P 46,325 P 47,705 P -1,380 P -48  -1  -46
Nov 2012 46,279 P 47,735 P -1,457 P 46,244 P 47,637 P -1,393 P -34 -98   64

1. Figures are calculated on unrounded data.
Symbols:
F final
P provisional
Source: Statistics New Zealand