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In the Gunnedah Shire, Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $613 million in 2014/15.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside the Gunnedah Shire boundaries. Exports (domestic) include all exports from the area to other parts of Australia. Exports (international) includes all exports from the Shire to countries outside Australia.

To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, export data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.

Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.

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Total exports by industry sector
Gunnedah Shire - Constant prices2014/152009/10Change
Industry
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$m%New South Wales%$m%New South Wales%2009/10 to 2014/15
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing612.844.53.7367.634.53.7+245.2
Mining498.036.27.8463.243.57.2+34.8
Manufacturing77.35.617.693.48.822.8-16.1
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services1.80.12.22.20.22.6-0.4
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade2.70.25.52.50.25.3+0.2
Retail Trade6.80.52.13.40.31.9+3.4
Accommodation and Food Services21.71.62.311.51.12.1+10.2
Transport, Postal and Warehousing60.94.46.139.13.76.7+21.8
Information Media and Telecommunications1.50.17.31.70.26.2-0.1
Financial and Insurance Services6.30.516.75.80.514.1+0.5
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services50.83.74.624.02.33.1+26.8
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services0.90.16.61.00.17.2-0.1
Administrative and Support Services0.50.01.80.50.02.00
Public Administration and Safety5.30.45.625.52.45.8-20.2
Education and Training24.21.83.818.21.73.9+6.1
Health Care and Social Assistance3.70.34.13.20.33.8+0.5
Arts and Recreation Services0.70.11.00.60.10.8+0.1
Other Services0.70.11.20.70.10.90

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , the population experts.

Data is based on 2013-14 constant prices for all years. NIEIR data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and new data releases normally adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.

Total exports by industry sector 2014/15
Total exports by industry sector 2014/15 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, New South Wales: 3.7% Mining, New South Wales: 7.8% Manufacturing, New South Wales: 17.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: 2.2% Construction, New South Wales: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, New South Wales: 5.5% Retail Trade, New South Wales: 2.1% Accommodation and Food Services, New South Wales: 2.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: 6.1% Information Media and Telecommunications, New South Wales: 7.3% Financial and Insurance Services, New South Wales: 16.7% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, New South Wales: 4.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, New South Wales: 6.6% Administrative and Support Services, New South Wales: 1.8% Public Administration and Safety, New South Wales: 5.6% Education and Training, New South Wales: 3.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, New South Wales: 4.1% Arts and Recreation Services, New South Wales: 1.0% Other Services, New South Wales: 1.2% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Gunnedah Shire: 44.5% Mining, Gunnedah Shire: 36.2% Manufacturing, Gunnedah Shire: 5.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Gunnedah Shire: 0.1% Construction, Gunnedah Shire: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Gunnedah Shire: 0.2% Retail Trade, Gunnedah Shire: 0.5% Accommodation and Food Services, Gunnedah Shire: 1.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Gunnedah Shire: 4.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, Gunnedah Shire: 0.1% Financial and Insurance Services, Gunnedah Shire: 0.5% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Gunnedah Shire: 3.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Gunnedah Shire: 0.1% Administrative and Support Services, Gunnedah Shire: 0.0% Public Administration and Safety, Gunnedah Shire: 0.4% Education and Training, Gunnedah Shire: 1.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, Gunnedah Shire: 0.3% Arts and Recreation Services, Gunnedah Shire: 0.1% Other Services, Gunnedah Shire: 0.1%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in total exports by industry sector, 2009/10 to 2014/15
Change in total exports by industry sector, 2009/10 to 2014/15 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Gunnedah Shire: +$245.2 million Mining, Gunnedah Shire: +$34.8 million Manufacturing, Gunnedah Shire: -$16.1 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Gunnedah Shire: -$0.4 million Construction, Gunnedah Shire: 0 million Wholesale Trade, Gunnedah Shire: +$0.2 million Retail Trade, Gunnedah Shire: +$3.4 million Accommodation and Food Services, Gunnedah Shire: +$10.2 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Gunnedah Shire: +$21.8 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Gunnedah Shire: -$0.1 million Financial and Insurance Services, Gunnedah Shire: +$0.5 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Gunnedah Shire: +$26.8 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Gunnedah Shire: -$0.1 million Administrative and Support Services, Gunnedah Shire: 0 million Public Administration and Safety, Gunnedah Shire: -$20.2 million Education and Training, Gunnedah Shire: +$6.1 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Gunnedah Shire: +$0.5 million Arts and Recreation Services, Gunnedah Shire: +$0.1 million Other Services, Gunnedah Shire: 0 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the total exports by industry sectors in Gunnedah Shire in 2014/15 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($613 million or 44.5%)
  • Mining ($498 million or 36.2%)
  • Manufacturing ($77 million or 5.6%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $1,188 million in total or 86.3% of the total exports by total industry in the Gunnedah Shire.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 3.7% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 7.8% in Mining; and 17.6% in Manufacturing.

The major differences between total exports by industries in the Gunnedah Shire and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (44.5% compared to 3.7%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Mining (36.2% compared to 7.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Financial and Insurance Services (0.5% compared to 16.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (5.6% compared to 17.6%)

Emerging groups

The total exports by industries in the Gunnedah Shire increased by $312.7 million between 2009/10 and 2014/15.

The largest change in total exports by industries between 2009/10 and 2014/15 in the Gunnedah Shire was for:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (+$245 million)

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