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In the City of Albany, Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $432 million in 2018/19.

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.

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National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Total exports by industry sector
City of Albany2018/192013/14Change
Industry$m%. Western Australia$m%. Western Australia2013/14 - 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing432.142.84.3357.132.44.6+75.1
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services69.
Wholesale Trade45.
Retail Trade60.
Accommodation and Food Services30.03.01.463.45.71.7-33.4
Transport, Postal and Warehousing100.09.94.883.77.66.1+16.3
Information Media and Telecommunications8.
Financial and Insurance Services8.
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services6.
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services13.11.33.414.41.34.5-1.3
Administrative and Support Services4.20.40.514.81.31.4-10.7
Public Administration and Safety37.43.73.569.96.33.7-32.5
Education and Training41.24.12.334.03.12.0+7.2
Health Care and Social Assistance20.
Arts and Recreation Services2.40.20.710.40.90.9-7.9
Other Services20.32.01.331.62.91.3-11.2
Total industries1,008.8100.0100.01,102.8100.0100.0-94.1

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. Compiled and presented in by .id informed decisions. Data are based on a 2016-17 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 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (432 million or 42.8%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (100 million or 9.9%)
  • Manufacturing (91 million or 9.0%)

In combination these three industries accounted for 623 million in total or 61.7% of the total exports by industry in the the City of Albany.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Western Australia accounted for 4.3% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 4.8% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing and 16.1% in Manufacturing.

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 (1.6% compared to 45.8%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (42.8% compared to 4.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (9.0% compared to 16.1%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (9.9% compared to 4.8%)

Emerging groups

The total total exports by industry in the City of Albany $decreased by -94 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest changes in the total exports by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in the City of Albany were for:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (+$75 million)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$16 million)
  • Wholesale Trade (+$14 million)
  • Education and Training (+$7 million)

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