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Business locations - Wholesale Trade

Wholesale Trade has 325 active and registered for GST businesses in Cairns. The largest subcategory within this is Commission-Based Wholesaling.

The Australian Business Register is a register of all business entities and sole traders in Australia, based on Australian Business Numbers (ABNs), maintained by the Australian Taxation Office.

Data from the ABR is useful in planning and economic development, to identify the spatial patterns of businesses across Cairns, clusters and change in business growth patterns across the area.

The raw business register dataset contains large numbers of ABNs which are not relevant to local government planning, including trusts, superannuation funds, non-active businesses and micro businesses not registered for GST. These have been filtered out of the data presented here, to provide a more meaningful dataset for Local Government Decision making.

Data are presented as aggregates of ABNs at the Destination Zone level, for the most recent time period. The distribution of industries shown here can be selected at the 1 or 2-digit ANZSIC classification level, and the table below the map shows a further breakdown into more detailed business categories. For more information, including actual business locations and name and address details, LGAs are entitled to access the raw ABR unit record dataset directly from the ATO.

Australian Business Register - filtered counts

Current at 3rd Jun 2019

Wholesale Trade
Cairns - Number of businesses by destination zone
Australian business register by industry sector
Wholesale TradeCairns
IndustryANZSIC codeNumber%
Other Agricultural Product Wholesaling3319103.1
Petroleum Product Wholesaling332151.5
Metal and Mineral Wholesaling332241.2
Industrial and Agricultural Chemical Product Wholesaling332382.5
Timber Wholesaling333161.8
Other Hardware Goods Wholesaling3339195.8
Agricultural and Construction Machinery Wholesaling341141.2
Other Specialised Industrial Machinery and Equipment Wholesaling3419134.0
Professional and Scientific Goods Wholesaling349161.8
Computer and Computer Peripheral Wholesaling349241.2
Telecommunication Goods Wholesaling349300.0
Other Electrical and Electronic Goods Wholesaling3494206.2
Other Machinery and Equipment Wholesaling nec3499123.7
Car Wholesaling3501103.1
Commercial Vehicle Wholesaling350230.9
Trailer and Other Motor Vehicle Wholesaling350330.9
Motor Vehicle New Parts Wholesaling3504175.2
Motor Vehicle Dismantling and Used Parts Wholesaling350541.2
General Line Grocery Wholesaling360130.9
Meat, Poultry and Smallgoods Wholesaling360261.8
Dairy Produce Wholesaling360330.9
Fish and Seafood Wholesaling3604278.3
Fruit and Vegetable Wholesaling360551.5
Liquor and Tobacco Product Wholesaling360600.0
Other Grocery Wholesaling3609247.4
Textile Product Wholesaling371151.5
Clothing and Footwear Wholesaling3712134.0
Pharmaceutical and Toiletry Goods Wholesaling3720103.1
Furniture and Floor Covering Wholesaling373130.9
Jewellery and Watch Wholesaling373261.8
Kitchen and Diningware Wholesaling373341.2
Toy and Sporting Goods Wholesaling373492.8
Paper Product Wholesaling373600.0
Other Goods Wholesaling nec3739226.8
Commission-Based Wholesaling38003711.4

Source: Australian Business Register. Compiled and presented in by .id , the population experts.