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Exports

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.

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Total exports by industry sector
Cumberland Council area - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%New South Wales%$m%New South Wales%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing14.30.22.89.40.13.7+4.9
Mining48.20.65.00.50.05.0+47.7
Manufacturing3,552.242.115.34,018.351.017.9-466.1
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services49.50.62.447.90.64.2+1.6
Construction6.40.10.15.10.10.1+1.4
Wholesale Trade1,743.520.76.61,253.515.95.6+489.9
Retail Trade275.73.32.7176.92.22.4+98.8
Accommodation and Food Services123.81.53.232.20.42.6+91.7
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1,730.320.59.51,800.122.910.0-69.8
Information Media and Telecommunications21.40.36.719.60.25.9+1.8
Financial and Insurance Services274.63.317.638.90.516.2+235.7
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services105.71.30.973.00.90.6+32.7
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services48.10.69.363.90.87.9-15.8
Administrative and Support Services84.21.02.334.80.42.6+49.5
Public Administration and Safety31.30.45.248.60.65.2-17.3
Education and Training36.10.43.937.20.53.3-1.1
Health Care and Social Assistance66.00.83.626.60.33.4+39.4
Arts and Recreation Services63.10.71.337.30.51.4+25.8
Other Services163.61.91.5151.41.91.7+12.2

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, New South Wales: 2.8% Mining, New South Wales: 5.0% Manufacturing, New South Wales: 15.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: 2.4% Construction, New South Wales: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, New South Wales: 6.6% Retail Trade, New South Wales: 2.7% Accommodation and Food Services, New South Wales: 3.2% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: 9.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, New South Wales: 6.7% Financial and Insurance Services, New South Wales: 17.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, New South Wales: 0.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, New South Wales: 9.3% Administrative and Support Services, New South Wales: 2.3% Public Administration and Safety, New South Wales: 5.2% Education and Training, New South Wales: 3.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, New South Wales: 3.6% Arts and Recreation Services, New South Wales: 1.3% Other Services, New South Wales: 1.5% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Cumberland Council area: 0.2% Mining, Cumberland Council area: 0.6% Manufacturing, Cumberland Council area: 42.1% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Cumberland Council area: 0.6% Construction, Cumberland Council area: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, Cumberland Council area: 20.7% Retail Trade, Cumberland Council area: 3.3% Accommodation and Food Services, Cumberland Council area: 1.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Cumberland Council area: 20.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, Cumberland Council area: 0.3% Financial and Insurance Services, Cumberland Council area: 3.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Cumberland Council area: 1.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Cumberland Council area: 0.6% Administrative and Support Services, Cumberland Council area: 1.0% Public Administration and Safety, Cumberland Council area: 0.4% Education and Training, Cumberland Council area: 0.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, Cumberland Council area: 0.8% Arts and Recreation Services, Cumberland Council area: 0.7% Other Services, Cumberland Council area: 1.9%
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, Cumberland Council area: +$4.9 million Mining, Cumberland Council area: +$47.7 million Manufacturing, Cumberland Council area: -$466.1 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Cumberland Council area: +$1.6 million Construction, Cumberland Council area: +$1.4 million Wholesale Trade, Cumberland Council area: +$489.9 million Retail Trade, Cumberland Council area: +$98.8 million Accommodation and Food Services, Cumberland Council area: +$91.7 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Cumberland Council area: -$69.8 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Cumberland Council area: +$1.8 million Financial and Insurance Services, Cumberland Council area: +$235.7 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Cumberland Council area: +$32.7 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Cumberland Council area: -$15.8 million Administrative and Support Services, Cumberland Council area: +$49.5 million Public Administration and Safety, Cumberland Council area: -$17.3 million Education and Training, Cumberland Council area: -$1.1 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Cumberland Council area: +$39.4 million Arts and Recreation Services, Cumberland Council area: +$25.8 million Other Services, Cumberland Council area: +$12.2 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 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%)

Emerging groups

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)

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