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Exports

In Cook Shire, Mining had the largest total exports by industry, generating $329 million in 2019/20.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside Cook Shire boundaries. Exports (domestic) include all exports from the area to other parts of Australia. Exports (international) includes all exports from the Shire Council 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
Cook Shire - Constant prices2019/202014/15Change
Industry
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$m%Queensland%$m%Queensland%2014/15 to 2019/20
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing26.14.95.846.711.58.3-20.6
Mining328.961.731.9205.350.525.0+123.6
Manufacturing52.19.816.257.714.221.4-5.6
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services1.60.33.03.50.92.9-1.9
Construction0.60.10.20.80.20.2-0.2
Wholesale Trade20.83.93.80.60.14.0+20.2
Retail Trade3.30.62.62.80.72.8+0.5
Accommodation and Food Services22.04.12.938.79.53.2-16.7
Transport, Postal and Warehousing13.02.49.83.10.89.3+9.9
Information Media and Telecommunications0.00.01.00.00.00.70
Financial and Insurance Services0.00.02.90.00.02.60
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services0.00.01.20.30.01.2-0.3
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services0.80.23.02.20.64.1-1.4
Administrative and Support Services0.60.11.10.70.20.9-0.1
Public Administration and Safety27.85.24.726.66.54.7+1.2
Education and Training15.62.93.14.51.13.0+11.1
Health Care and Social Assistance7.71.44.33.10.83.2+4.6
Arts and Recreation Services11.62.21.19.42.31.2+2.2
Other Services0.60.11.20.40.01.3+0.2

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021. Compiled and presented in economy.id 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

Total exports by industry sector 2019/20
Total exports by industry sector 2019/20 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Queensland: 5.8% Mining, Queensland: 31.9% Manufacturing, Queensland: 16.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Queensland: 3.0% Construction, Queensland: 0.2% Wholesale Trade, Queensland: 3.8% Retail Trade, Queensland: 2.6% Accommodation and Food Services, Queensland: 2.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Queensland: 9.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, Queensland: 1.0% Financial and Insurance Services, Queensland: 2.9% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Queensland: 1.2% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Queensland: 3.0% Administrative and Support Services, Queensland: 1.1% Public Administration and Safety, Queensland: 4.7% Education and Training, Queensland: 3.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, Queensland: 4.3% Arts and Recreation Services, Queensland: 1.1% Other Services, Queensland: 1.2% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Cook Shire: 4.9% Mining, Cook Shire: 61.7% Manufacturing, Cook Shire: 9.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Cook Shire: 0.3% Construction, Cook Shire: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, Cook Shire: 3.9% Retail Trade, Cook Shire: 0.6% Accommodation and Food Services, Cook Shire: 4.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Cook Shire: 2.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, Cook Shire: 0.0% Financial and Insurance Services, Cook Shire: 0.0% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Cook Shire: 0.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Cook Shire: 0.2% Administrative and Support Services, Cook Shire: 0.1% Public Administration and Safety, Cook Shire: 5.2% Education and Training, Cook Shire: 2.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, Cook Shire: 1.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Cook Shire: 2.2% Other Services, Cook Shire: 0.1%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in total exports by industry sector, 2014/15 to 2019/20
Change in total exports by industry sector, 2014/15 to 2019/20 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Cook Shire: -$20.6 million Mining, Cook Shire: +$123.6 million Manufacturing, Cook Shire: -$5.6 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Cook Shire: -$1.9 million Construction, Cook Shire: -$0.2 million Wholesale Trade, Cook Shire: +$20.2 million Retail Trade, Cook Shire: +$0.5 million Accommodation and Food Services, Cook Shire: -$16.7 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Cook Shire: +$9.9 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Cook Shire: 0 million Financial and Insurance Services, Cook Shire: 0 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Cook Shire: -$0.3 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Cook Shire: -$1.4 million Administrative and Support Services, Cook Shire: -$0.1 million Public Administration and Safety, Cook Shire: +$1.2 million Education and Training, Cook Shire: +$11.1 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Cook Shire: +$4.6 million Arts and Recreation Services, Cook Shire: +$2.2 million Other Services, Cook Shire: +$0.2 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the total exports by industry sectors in Cook Shire in 2019/20 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Mining ($329 million or 61.7%)
  • Manufacturing ($52 million or 9.8%)
  • Public Administration and Safety ($28 million or 5.2%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $409 million in total or 76.7% of the total exports by total industry in Cook Shire.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 31.9% in Mining; 16.2% in Manufacturing; and 4.7% in Public Administration and Safety.

The major differences between total exports by industries in Cook Shire and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Mining (61.7% compared to 31.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (2.4% compared to 9.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (9.8% compared to 16.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Health Care and Social Assistance (1.4% compared to 4.3%)

Emerging groups

The total exports by industries in Cook Shire increased by $126.6 million between 2014/15 and 2019/20.

The largest change in total exports by industries between 2014/15 and 2019/20 in Cook Shire was for:

  • Mining (+$124 million)

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