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Exports

In Gladstone Regional Council area, Manufacturing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $1,799 million in 2017/18.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside Gladstone Regional Council area boundaries. Exports (domestic) include all exports from the area to other parts of Australia. Exports (international) includes all exports from the Regional 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
Gladstone Regional Council area - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Australia%$m%Australia%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing109.52.64.416.90.64.8+92.6
Mining592.014.013.144.61.711.4+547.3
Manufacturing1,799.142.617.01,629.961.320.3+169.3
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services282.56.73.688.83.34.3+193.7
Construction3.10.10.112.30.50.1-9.2
Wholesale Trade139.33.35.755.62.15.3+83.8
Retail Trade39.40.93.017.60.72.8+21.8
Accommodation and Food Services59.11.42.850.11.92.6+8.9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing750.417.88.6644.424.29.5+106.0
Information Media and Telecommunications1.90.04.22.20.13.5-0.3
Financial and Insurance Services7.10.210.45.70.29.4+1.4
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services71.41.70.811.50.40.8+59.9
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services109.12.66.628.41.16.4+80.7
Administrative and Support Services14.00.31.87.20.31.8+6.8
Public Administration and Safety22.80.56.310.90.46.4+11.9
Education and Training81.31.94.013.60.53.5+67.7
Health Care and Social Assistance103.22.44.89.40.43.9+93.9
Arts and Recreation Services1.60.01.61.20.01.7+0.4
Other Services33.00.81.47.70.31.5+25.3

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, Australia: 4.4% Mining, Australia: 13.1% Manufacturing, Australia: 17.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Australia: 3.6% Construction, Australia: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, Australia: 5.7% Retail Trade, Australia: 3.0% Accommodation and Food Services, Australia: 2.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Australia: 8.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, Australia: 4.2% Financial and Insurance Services, Australia: 10.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Australia: 0.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Australia: 6.6% Administrative and Support Services, Australia: 1.8% Public Administration and Safety, Australia: 6.3% Education and Training, Australia: 4.0% Health Care and Social Assistance, Australia: 4.8% Arts and Recreation Services, Australia: 1.6% Other Services, Australia: 1.4% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Gladstone Regional Council area: 2.6% Mining, Gladstone Regional Council area: 14.0% Manufacturing, Gladstone Regional Council area: 42.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 6.7% Construction, Gladstone Regional Council area: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, Gladstone Regional Council area: 3.3% Retail Trade, Gladstone Regional Council area: 0.9% Accommodation and Food Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 1.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Gladstone Regional Council area: 17.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, Gladstone Regional Council area: 0.0% Financial and Insurance Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 0.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 1.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 2.6% Administrative and Support Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 0.3% Public Administration and Safety, Gladstone Regional Council area: 0.5% Education and Training, Gladstone Regional Council area: 1.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, Gladstone Regional Council area: 2.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 0.0% Other Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: 0.8%
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, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$92.6 million Mining, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$547.3 million Manufacturing, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$169.3 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$193.7 million Construction, Gladstone Regional Council area: -$9.2 million Wholesale Trade, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$83.8 million Retail Trade, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$21.8 million Accommodation and Food Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$8.9 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$106.0 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Gladstone Regional Council area: -$0.3 million Financial and Insurance Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$1.4 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$59.9 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$80.7 million Administrative and Support Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$6.8 million Public Administration and Safety, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$11.9 million Education and Training, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$67.7 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$93.9 million Arts and Recreation Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$0.4 million Other Services, Gladstone Regional Council area: +$25.3 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 Gladstone Regional Council area in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($1,799 million or 42.6%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($750 million or 17.8%)
  • Mining ($592 million or 14.0%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $3,142 million in total or 74.4% of the total exports by total industry in Gladstone Regional Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Australia accounted for 17.0% in Manufacturing; 8.6% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing; and 13.1% in Mining.

The major differences between total exports by industries in Gladstone Regional Council area and Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (42.6% compared to 17.0%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (17.8% compared to 8.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Financial and Insurance Services (0.2% compared to 10.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Public Administration and Safety (0.5% compared to 6.3%)

Emerging groups

The total exports by industries in Gladstone Regional Council area increased by $1,561.8 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in total exports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in Gladstone Regional Council area were for:

  • Mining (+$547 million)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (+$194 million)
  • Manufacturing (+$169 million)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$106 million)

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