Cradle Coast Region
In the Cradle Coast Region, Manufacturing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $1,104 million in 2017/18.
Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside the Cradle Coast Region boundaries. Exports (domestic) include all exports from the area to other parts of Australia. Exports (international) includes all exports from the Region to countries outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, export data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total exports by industry sector|
|Cradle Coast Region - Constant prices||2017/18||2012/13||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Tasmania%||$m||%||Tasmania%||2012/13 to 2017/18|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||794.1||18.7||13.2||518.0||11.7||9.2||+276.2||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||34.3||0.8||3.9||68.4||1.6||6.8||-34.1||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||51.8||1.2||2.5||60.5||1.4||2.7||-8.7||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||329.5||7.8||4.8||453.2||10.3||6.0||-123.7||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||49.6||1.2||3.6||37.6||0.9||4.3||+12.0||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||47.1||1.1||6.6||13.8||0.3||5.0||+33.4||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||6.8||0.2||0.2||5.2||0.1||0.2||+1.6||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||12.0||0.3||0.9||10.3||0.2||1.1||+1.6||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||50.2||1.2||0.5||36.6||0.8||0.4||+13.6||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||64.1||1.5||7.3||63.5||1.4||7.2||+0.7||24400||P|
|Education and Training||139.3||3.3||6.3||122.6||2.8||6.2||+16.7||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||350.5||8.2||13.2||281.8||6.4||12.0||+68.8||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||24.7||0.6||2.6||10.3||0.2||2.2||+14.4||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 Cradle Coast Region in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:
- Manufacturing ($1,104 million or 26.0%)
- Mining ($945 million or 22.2%)
- Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($794 million or 18.7%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $2,844 million in total or 66.9% of the total exports by total industry in the Cradle Coast Region.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Tasmania accounted for 19.4% in Manufacturing; 7.1% in Mining; and 13.2% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing.
The major differences between total exports by industries in the Cradle Coast Region and Tasmania were:
- A larger percentage of total exports by Mining (22.2% compared to 7.1%)
- A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (26.0% compared to 19.4%)
- A larger percentage of total exports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (18.7% compared to 13.2%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Public Administration and Safety (1.5% compared to 7.3%)
The total exports by industries in the Cradle Coast Region decreased by $161.3 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.
The largest changes in total exports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in the Cradle Coast Region were for:
- Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (+$276 million)
- Manufacturing (-$220 million)
- Mining (-$218 million)
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing (-$124 million)