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In The Hills Shire, Manufacturing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $971 million in 2015/16.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside The Hills 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
The Hills Shire - Constant prices2015/162010/11Change
Industry
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$m%New South Wales%$m%New South Wales%2010/11 to 2015/16
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing54.11.32.859.71.53.3-5.6
Mining4.20.17.82.50.17.6+1.7
Manufacturing971.124.013.21,170.030.217.3-199.0
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services0.20.02.50.20.02.70
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade714.017.75.9583.415.05.2+130.6
Retail Trade814.120.12.0538.213.91.7+275.9
Accommodation and Food Services91.92.33.0152.83.92.6-60.9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing108.52.77.95.80.28.6+102.7
Information Media and Telecommunications44.31.16.939.31.06.4+4.9
Financial and Insurance Services62.71.515.455.71.413.3+7.0
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services11.10.39.57.70.26.6+3.5
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services787.219.57.4860.422.27.8-73.2
Administrative and Support Services39.81.02.253.31.42.6-13.5
Public Administration and Safety0.00.04.70.00.05.20
Education and Training35.50.93.157.71.53.3-22.1
Health Care and Social Assistance88.32.23.382.22.13.5+6.1
Arts and Recreation Services8.20.21.18.30.20.9-0.1
Other Services208.85.21.3200.35.21.3+8.5

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 2015-16 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 2015/16
Total exports by industry sector 2015/16 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, New South Wales: 2.8% Mining, New South Wales: 7.8% Manufacturing, New South Wales: 13.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: 2.5% Construction, New South Wales: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, New South Wales: 5.9% Retail Trade, New South Wales: 2.0% Accommodation and Food Services, New South Wales: 3.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: 7.9% Information Media and Telecommunications, New South Wales: 6.9% Financial and Insurance Services, New South Wales: 15.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, New South Wales: 9.5% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, New South Wales: 7.4% Administrative and Support Services, New South Wales: 2.2% Public Administration and Safety, New South Wales: 4.7% Education and Training, New South Wales: 3.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, New South Wales: 3.3% Arts and Recreation Services, New South Wales: 1.1% Other Services, New South Wales: 1.3% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, The Hills Shire: 1.3% Mining, The Hills Shire: 0.1% Manufacturing, The Hills Shire: 24.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, The Hills Shire: 0.0% Construction, The Hills Shire: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, The Hills Shire: 17.7% Retail Trade, The Hills Shire: 20.1% Accommodation and Food Services, The Hills Shire: 2.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, The Hills Shire: 2.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, The Hills Shire: 1.1% Financial and Insurance Services, The Hills Shire: 1.5% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, The Hills Shire: 0.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, The Hills Shire: 19.5% Administrative and Support Services, The Hills Shire: 1.0% Public Administration and Safety, The Hills Shire: 0.0% Education and Training, The Hills Shire: 0.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, The Hills Shire: 2.2% Arts and Recreation Services, The Hills Shire: 0.2% Other Services, The Hills Shire: 5.2%
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, 2010/11 to 2015/16
Change in total exports by industry sector, 2010/11 to 2015/16 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, The Hills Shire: -$5.6 million Mining, The Hills Shire: +$1.7 million Manufacturing, The Hills Shire: -$199.0 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, The Hills Shire: 0 million Construction, The Hills Shire: 0 million Wholesale Trade, The Hills Shire: +$130.6 million Retail Trade, The Hills Shire: +$275.9 million Accommodation and Food Services, The Hills Shire: -$60.9 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, The Hills Shire: +$102.7 million Information Media and Telecommunications, The Hills Shire: +$4.9 million Financial and Insurance Services, The Hills Shire: +$7.0 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, The Hills Shire: +$3.5 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, The Hills Shire: -$73.2 million Administrative and Support Services, The Hills Shire: -$13.5 million Public Administration and Safety, The Hills Shire: 0 million Education and Training, The Hills Shire: -$22.1 million Health Care and Social Assistance, The Hills Shire: +$6.1 million Arts and Recreation Services, The Hills Shire: -$0.1 million Other Services, The Hills Shire: +$8.5 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 The Hills Shire in 2015/16 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($971 million or 24.0%)
  • Retail Trade ($814 million or 20.1%)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services ($787 million or 19.5%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $2,572 million in total or 63.6% of the total exports by total industry in The Hills Shire.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 13.2% in Manufacturing; 2.0% in Retail Trade; and 7.4% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services.

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

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Retail Trade (20.1% compared to 2.0%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (19.5% compared to 7.4%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Wholesale Trade (17.7% compared to 5.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Financial and Insurance Services (1.5% compared to 15.4%)

Emerging groups

The total exports by industries in The Hills Shire increased by $166.4 million between 2010/11 and 2015/16.

The largest changes in total exports by industries between 2010/11 and 2015/16 in The Hills Shire were for:

  • Retail Trade (+$276 million)
  • Manufacturing (-$199 million)
  • Wholesale Trade (+$131 million)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$103 million)

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