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Australia: MNI Survey Of August Trade Balance Median +A$800M

     SYDNEY (MNI) - The following is a table detailing individual economists'
forecasts for Australia's international trade balance for August. The data will
be released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics Thursday at 1130 hours local
time (1230 hours GMT).
                             Balance on Goods and Services
                 (Amount in billions, Seasonally Adjusted)
Median Forecast                                       +0.8
High Forecast                                         +1.4
Low Forecast                                          +0.5
Mean                                                  +0.9
No of Responses                                         14
Previous Report                                     +0.460
ANZ                                                   +0.9
NAB                                                   +0.8
Westpac                                               +0.5
CBA                                                   +1.2
JP Morgan                                             +0.8
TD Securities                                         +1.4
RBC Capital                                           +1.2
StanChart                                             +0.8
St George                                             +1.2
BankAM-ML                                             +1.3
Deutsche Bank                                         +0.8
Moody's                                              +0.87
UBS                                                   +0.7
Macquarie                                             +0.5
--MNI Sydney Bureau; tel: +61 2-9716-5467; email:

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