Trade dashboard

The Trades dashboard is an initiative by NSW Department of Industry to bring greater transparency to the water markets participants in relation to information on the dealings in the water markets. Information shown in the dashboard include:

  • Water Source summary
  • Weighted average price and volume of Allocation trades
  • List of Allocation trades
  • Weighted average price and volume of Entitlement trades
  • List of Entitlement trades
  • Inter-valley water movement by means of Allocation trades.

This dashboard is presented in Tableau to enable user interaction and allow customisation of report to suit the user’s needs.

Despite all endeavours to ensure that the data used to produce this dashboard is timely and accurate, NSW Department of Industry accepts no liability resulting from the use of information contained in this dashboard. It is the user’s responsibility to ensure that the use of information in this dashboard is appropriate for the user’s intended purpose.

Currently, the department updates this dashboard at least weekly. The underlying data on the dashboard can be downloaded by clicking the download icon link in the lower right corner of the toolbar. Users should also read the explanatory notes below the dashboard before relying on this dashboard.

Explanatory notes

Allocation Trade History dashboard

Trade prices are all greater than $1 per ML. A maximum limit is applied equal to the mean plus three times the standard deviation of the trade price. Trade within irrigation corporations are included.

List of Allocation Trades dashboard

Trade prices are all greater than $1 per ML. A maximum limit is applied equal to the mean plus three times the standard deviation of the trade price. Trade within irrigation corporations are included.

Entitlement Trade History and List of Entitlement Trades dashboard

Trade prices are all greater than $1 per ML. Only includes 71Q trades.

Inter-valley Trade Flows

Negative values indicate volumes traded out of water source; positive values indicate volumes traded into water source.
*Due to limited access to Queensland trades data, Border Rivers inter-valley allocation trades figures will be updated at the closing, which is after 30 June, of each water year.

Disclaimer: The information contained in this publication is based on knowledge and understanding at the time of writing and may not be accurate, current or complete. The State of New South Wales (including the NSW Department of Industry), the author and the publisher take no responsibility, and will accept no liability, for the accuracy, currency, reliability or correctness of any information included in the dashboard (including material provided by third parties). Readers should make their own inquiries and rely on their own advice when making decisions related to material contained in this publication.

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