In Cardinia Shire, Manufacturing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $409 million in 2017/18.
Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside Cardinia Shire boundaries. Exports (domestic) include all exports from the area to other parts of Australia. Exports (international) includes all exports from the Shire to countries outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, export data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total exports by industry sector|
|Cardinia Shire - Constant prices||2017/18||2012/13||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Greater Melbourne%||$m||%||Greater Melbourne%||2012/13 to 2017/18|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||52.1||6.1||0.3||249.0||29.0||0.5||-196.9||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||31.5||3.7||4.0||54.3||6.3||4.1||-22.8||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||34.3||4.0||2.6||9.9||1.2||1.9||+24.4||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||105.7||12.3||9.0||127.9||14.9||10.4||-22.1||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||7.6||0.9||6.6||5.4||0.6||5.2||+2.2||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||7.5||0.9||14.0||5.6||0.7||13.8||+1.9||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||4.9||0.6||0.6||4.7||0.5||0.6||+0.2||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||13.5||1.6||9.3||10.1||1.2||9.1||+3.4||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||20.8||2.4||2.3||20.0||2.3||2.3||+0.9||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||6.4||0.7||5.0||5.5||0.6||5.4||+0.9||24400||P|
|Education and Training||11.7||1.4||4.8||10.5||1.2||4.4||+1.1||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||12.1||1.4||5.6||8.5||1.0||4.2||+3.6||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||31.5||3.7||2.8||3.9||0.5||3.0||+27.7||24700||P|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.
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
An analysis of the total exports by industry sectors in Cardinia Shire in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:
- Manufacturing ($409 million or 47.7%)
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($106 million or 12.3%)
- Retail Trade ($62 million or 7.2%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $577 million in total or 67.2% of the total exports by total industry in Cardinia Shire.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Greater Melbourne accounted for 18.8% in Manufacturing; 9.0% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing; and 4.1% in Retail Trade.
The major differences between total exports by industries in Cardinia Shire and Greater Melbourne were:
- A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (47.7% compared to 18.8%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Financial and Insurance Services (0.9% compared to 14.0%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (1.6% compared to 9.3%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Wholesale Trade (1.6% compared to 8.5%)
The total exports by industries in Cardinia Shire decreased by $1.9 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.
The largest changes in total exports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in Cardinia Shire were for:
- Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (-$197 million)
- Manufacturing (+$144 million)