City of Albany


In the City of Albany, Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $486 million in 2021/22.

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

Data source

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Total exports by industry sector
City of Albany2021/222016/17Change
Industry$m%. Western Australia$m%. Western Australia2016/17 - 2021/22
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing485.526.94.9448.141.24.1+37.4
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services55.03.11.734.43.21.9+20.6
Wholesale Trade62.23.42.940.23.72.7+22.0
Retail Trade60.73.41.659.35.51.5+1.4
Accommodation and Food Services29.61.60.767.16.21.4-37.6
Transport, Postal and Warehousing57.33.23.783.87.74.8-26.5
Information Media and Telecommunications18.
Financial and Insurance Services8.
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services12.60.70.611.51.10.8+1.1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services12.
Administrative and Support Services12.
Public Administration and Safety30.11.72.733.43.12.7-3.3
Education and Training59.93.31.843.54.02.0+16.4
Health Care and Social Assistance37.
Arts and Recreation Services4.
Other Services54.03.01.316.91.61.0+37.1
Total industries1,802.1100.0100.01,086.7100.0100.0+715.4

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2023. ©2023. Compiled and presented in by .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2020/21 price base for all years. NIEIR-ID data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and annual data releases adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.Learn more

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the total exports by industry sectors in the City of Albany in 2021/22 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (486 million or 26.9%)
  • Manufacturing (466 million or 25.9%)
  • Mining (333 million or 18.5%)

In combination these three industries accounted for 1,285 million in total or 71.3% of the total exports by industry in the the City of Albany.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Western Australia accounted for 4.9% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 11.9% in Manufacturing and 54.9% in Mining.

The major differences between the total exports by industries of the City of Albany and Western Australia were:

  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Mining (18.5% compared to 54.9%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (26.9% compared to 4.9%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (25.9% compared to 11.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (0.7% compared to 3.0%)

Emerging groups

The total total exports by industry in the City of Albany $increased by 715 million between 2016/17 and 2021/22.

The largest changes in the total exports by industries between 2016/17 and 2021/22 in the City of Albany were for:

  • Manufacturing (+$325 million)
  • Mining (+$314 million)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (+$37 million)
  • Other Services (+$37 million)

City of Albany

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