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Net Foreign Assets (Local Currency) rose 61.7% to AUD -138 bil in Australia in 2019

Net Foreign Assets (Local Currency) (AUD bil), 2019
Banking | Australia | January 1, 2021
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Net foreign assets rose 61.7% to AUD -138 bil in Australia in 2019, according to the National Central Bank.

Historically, net foreign assets in Australia reached an all time high of AUD 12.3 bil in 1983 and an all time low of AUD -379 bil in 2009. When compared to Australia's main peers, net foreign assets in Indonesia amounted to IDR 1,506,619 bil, MYR 286 bil in Malaysia, NZD -90.8 bil in New Zealand and PGK 7.67 bil in Papua New Guinea in 2019.

Australia has been ranked 139th within the group of 144 countries we follow in terms of net foreign assets, 26 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Net Foreign Assets (Local Currency) Unit 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Australia AUD bil -334 -333 -326 -316 -322
Cambodia KHR bil 18,545 22,343 21,492 26,347 38,425
Indonesia IDR bil 1,011,355 1,107,547 1,176,638 1,297,502 1,541,793
Malaysia MYR bil 337 326 360 349 333
New Zealand NZD bil ... ... -81.8 -78.8 -73.2 -79.8 -76.2
Papua New Guinea PGK bil 8.27 6.83 5.88 4.93 5.50
Philippines PHP bil 3,575 3,752 3,999 4,309 4,403
Singapore SGD bil 290 290 302 314 316
Thailand THB bil 5,009 5,043 5,875 6,154 6,412
Vietnam VND bil 610,318 823,168 833,468 946,391 1,262,004