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Cradle Coast Region

Exports

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.

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Total exports by industry sector
Cradle Coast Region - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Tasmania%$m%Tasmania%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing792.518.813.2518.011.79.2+274.5
Mining945.522.47.11,163.926.49.2-218.4
Manufacturing1,104.526.219.41,323.730.020.8-219.2
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services34.40.83.968.41.66.8-34.0
Construction3.10.10.12.40.10.1+0.7
Wholesale Trade57.91.41.5125.42.82.0-67.5
Retail Trade93.92.24.488.72.03.9+5.2
Accommodation and Food Services51.91.22.560.51.42.7-8.6
Transport, Postal and Warehousing310.97.44.8453.210.36.0-142.3
Information Media and Telecommunications49.61.23.637.60.94.3+12.0
Financial and Insurance Services47.41.16.613.80.35.0+33.6
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services6.80.20.25.20.10.2+1.6
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services12.00.30.910.30.21.1+1.6
Administrative and Support Services50.51.20.536.60.80.4+13.8
Public Administration and Safety64.21.57.363.51.47.2+0.7
Education and Training137.63.36.3122.62.86.2+15.0
Health Care and Social Assistance342.78.113.2281.86.412.0+61.0
Arts and Recreation Services24.70.62.610.30.22.2+14.4
Other Services92.72.22.025.80.60.9+66.8

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , 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

Total exports by industry sector 2017/18
Total exports by industry sector 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Tasmania: 13.2% Mining, Tasmania: 7.1% Manufacturing, Tasmania: 19.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Tasmania: 3.9% Construction, Tasmania: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, Tasmania: 1.5% Retail Trade, Tasmania: 4.4% Accommodation and Food Services, Tasmania: 2.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Tasmania: 4.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, Tasmania: 3.6% Financial and Insurance Services, Tasmania: 6.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Tasmania: 0.2% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Tasmania: 0.9% Administrative and Support Services, Tasmania: 0.5% Public Administration and Safety, Tasmania: 7.3% Education and Training, Tasmania: 6.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, Tasmania: 13.2% Arts and Recreation Services, Tasmania: 2.6% Other Services, Tasmania: 2.0% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Cradle Coast Region: 18.8% Mining, Cradle Coast Region: 22.4% Manufacturing, Cradle Coast Region: 26.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Cradle Coast Region: 0.8% Construction, Cradle Coast Region: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, Cradle Coast Region: 1.4% Retail Trade, Cradle Coast Region: 2.2% Accommodation and Food Services, Cradle Coast Region: 1.2% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Cradle Coast Region: 7.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, Cradle Coast Region: 1.2% Financial and Insurance Services, Cradle Coast Region: 1.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Cradle Coast Region: 0.2% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Cradle Coast Region: 0.3% Administrative and Support Services, Cradle Coast Region: 1.2% Public Administration and Safety, Cradle Coast Region: 1.5% Education and Training, Cradle Coast Region: 3.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, Cradle Coast Region: 8.1% Arts and Recreation Services, Cradle Coast Region: 0.6% Other Services, Cradle Coast Region: 2.2%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in total exports by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18
Change in total exports by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Cradle Coast Region: +$274.5 million Mining, Cradle Coast Region: -$218.4 million Manufacturing, Cradle Coast Region: -$219.2 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Cradle Coast Region: -$34.0 million Construction, Cradle Coast Region: +$0.7 million Wholesale Trade, Cradle Coast Region: -$67.5 million Retail Trade, Cradle Coast Region: +$5.2 million Accommodation and Food Services, Cradle Coast Region: -$8.6 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Cradle Coast Region: -$142.3 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Cradle Coast Region: +$12.0 million Financial and Insurance Services, Cradle Coast Region: +$33.6 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Cradle Coast Region: +$1.6 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Cradle Coast Region: +$1.6 million Administrative and Support Services, Cradle Coast Region: +$13.8 million Public Administration and Safety, Cradle Coast Region: +$0.7 million Education and Training, Cradle Coast Region: +$15.0 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Cradle Coast Region: +$61.0 million Arts and Recreation Services, Cradle Coast Region: +$14.4 million Other Services, Cradle Coast Region: +$66.8 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

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 26.2%)
  • Mining ($945 million or 22.4%)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($792 million or 18.8%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $2,842 million in total or 67.3% 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 (22.4% compared to 7.1%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (26.2% compared to 19.4%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (18.8% compared to 13.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Public Administration and Safety (1.5% compared to 7.3%)

Emerging groups

The total exports by industries in the Cradle Coast Region decreased by $189.0 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 (+$275 million)
  • Manufacturing (-$219 million)
  • Mining (-$218 million)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (-$142 million)

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