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Sales to Vietnam boost Australia’s boxed wheat exports

by Liz Wells, 11 April 2018

AUSTRALIA’S February exports of containerised wheat totaled 191,116 tonnes, up 9 per cent from the revised January figure of 175,688t, according to the latest shipping data available from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).

The lift was largely due to increased sales to Vietnam, which totaled 48,441t for the month, up from 33,292t in January.

Table 1: Data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics showing export data for January and February 2018 and December 2017.

CONTAINERS Dec Jan Feb Tonnes
China 4557 5817 14261 24635
Fiji 2318 1821 3550 7689
French Polynesia 0 175 0 175
Hong Kong 24 24 24 72
India 23 0 0 23
Indonesia 5767 15435 11257 32459
Japan 0 2900 0 2900
Malaysia 23783 18103 19686 61572
Myanmar 24411 23918 23075 71404
New Caledonia 2988 3104 2882 8974
New Zealand 8588 9740 3584 21912
Papua New Guinea 796 478 673 1947
Philippines 16959 16942 20603 54504
Saudi Arabia 1420 500 2090 4010
Singapore 3002 3012 3458 9472
Solomon Islands 1175 1967 500 3642
South Korea 0 520 554 1074
Taiwan 19003 21382 18575 58960
Tanzania 0 260 245 505
Thailand 10085 16045 17658 43788
United Kingdom 0 253 0 253
Vietnam 29388 33292 48441 111121
TOTAL 154287 175688 191116 521091

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