In the Greater Burnie Economic Region, Manufacturing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $474 million in 2018/19.
Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside the Greater Burnie Economic Region boundaries. Exports (domestic) include all exports from the area to other parts of Australia. Exports (international) includes all exports from the Region to countries outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, export data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total exports by industry sector|
|Greater Burnie Economic Region||2018/19||2013/14||Change|
|Industry||$m||%||Tasmania||$m||%||Tasmania||2013/14 - 2018/19|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||355.4||17.3||15.4||184.8||9.4||10.7||+170.6|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||2.9||0.1||4.4||3.2||0.2||5.5||-0.2|
|Accommodation and Food Services||27.9||1.4||3.0||21.6||1.1||2.7||+6.2|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||171.5||8.4||5.6||151.0||7.7||5.3||+20.5|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||44.5||2.2||4.8||18.9||1.0||4.2||+25.6|
|Financial and Insurance Services||13.0||0.6||4.7||11.3||0.6||4.5||+1.8|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||4.5||0.2||0.3||3.1||0.2||0.2||+1.3|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||7.8||0.4||1.1||7.1||0.4||1.0||+0.7|
|Administrative and Support Services||40.0||1.9||0.5||26.9||1.4||0.4||+13.0|
|Public Administration and Safety||39.8||1.9||5.6||60.6||3.1||6.8||-20.8|
|Education and Training||84.0||4.1||6.1||76.6||3.9||5.7||+7.4|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||248.0||12.1||13.4||187.4||9.5||11.5||+60.6|
|Arts and Recreation Services||1.5||0.1||2.2||1.9||0.1||2.1||-0.4|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. 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 morePlease refer to specific data notes for more information
An analysis of the total exports by industry sectors in the Greater Burnie Economic Region in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:
- Manufacturing (474 million or 23.1%)
- Mining (379 million or 18.5%)
- Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (355 million or 17.3%)
In combination these three industries accounted for 1,208 million in total or 58.9% of the total exports by industry in the the Greater Burnie Economic Region.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Tasmania accounted for 19.3% in Manufacturing; 5.9% in Mining and 15.4% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing.
The major differences between the total exports by industries of the Greater Burnie Economic Region and Tasmania were:
- A larger percentage of total exports by Mining (18.5% compared to 5.9%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (0.1% compared to 4.4%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Financial and Insurance Services (0.6% compared to 4.7%)
- A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (23.1% compared to 19.3%)
The total total exports by industry in the Greater Burnie Economic Region $increased by 90 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.
The largest changes in the total exports by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in the Greater Burnie Economic Region were for:
- Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (+$171 million)
- Health Care and Social Assistance (+$61 million)
- Information Media and Telecommunications (+$26 million)
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$21 million)