Cumberland Council area
In the Cumberland Council area, Manufacturing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $3,552 million in 2017/18.
Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside the Cumberland Council area boundaries. Exports (domestic) include all exports from the area to other parts of Australia. Exports (international) includes all exports from the Council to countries outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, export data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total exports by industry sector|
|Cumberland Council area - Constant prices||2017/18||2012/13||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||New South Wales%||$m||%||New South Wales%||2012/13 to 2017/18|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||14.3||0.2||2.8||9.4||0.1||3.7||+4.9||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||49.5||0.6||2.4||47.9||0.6||4.2||+1.6||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||123.8||1.5||3.2||32.2||0.4||2.6||+91.7||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||1,730.3||20.5||9.5||1,800.1||22.9||10.0||-69.8||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||21.4||0.3||6.7||19.6||0.2||5.9||+1.8||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||274.6||3.3||17.6||38.9||0.5||16.2||+235.7||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||105.7||1.3||0.9||73.0||0.9||0.6||+32.7||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||48.1||0.6||9.3||63.9||0.8||7.9||-15.8||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||84.2||1.0||2.3||34.8||0.4||2.6||+49.5||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||31.3||0.4||5.2||48.6||0.6||5.2||-17.3||24400||P|
|Education and Training||36.1||0.4||3.9||37.2||0.5||3.3||-1.1||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||66.0||0.8||3.6||26.6||0.3||3.4||+39.4||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||63.1||0.7||1.3||37.3||0.5||1.4||+25.8||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 Cumberland Council area in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:
- Manufacturing ($3,552 million or 42.1%)
- Wholesale Trade ($1,743 million or 20.7%)
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($1,730 million or 20.5%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $7,026 million in total or 83.3% of the total exports by total industry in the Cumberland Council area.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 15.3% in Manufacturing; 6.6% in Wholesale Trade; and 9.5% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing.
The major differences between total exports by industries in the Cumberland Council area and New South Wales were:
- A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (42.1% compared to 15.3%)
- A larger percentage of total exports by Wholesale Trade (20.7% compared to 6.6%)
- A larger percentage of total exports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (20.5% compared to 9.5%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Financial and Insurance Services (3.3% compared to 17.6%)
The total exports by industries in the Cumberland Council area increased by $563.2 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.
The largest changes in total exports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in the Cumberland Council area were for:
- Wholesale Trade (+$490 million)
- Manufacturing (-$466 million)
- Financial and Insurance Services (+$236 million)
- Retail Trade (+$99 million)