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Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region)

Exports

In the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region), Manufacturing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $7,710 million in 2019/20.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan 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.

Data source

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Total exports by industry sector
Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region)2019/202014/15Change
Industry$m%. Western Australia$m%. Western Australia2014/15 - 2019/20
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing205.10.63.3279.90.94.6-74.8
Mining5,709.517.555.85,245.617.349.4+463.9
Manufacturing7,709.623.614.67,310.824.216.6+398.8
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services600.61.81.8621.92.11.9-21.4
Construction77.30.20.190.30.30.2-13.0
Wholesale Trade3,701.311.32.42,995.59.92.5+705.8
Retail Trade1,272.13.91.5865.82.91.7+406.3
Accommodation and Food Services389.21.21.0454.71.51.4-65.5
Transport, Postal and Warehousing6,350.019.44.16,169.820.44.9+180.2
Information Media and Telecommunications259.00.80.8153.50.50.7+105.5
Financial and Insurance Services390.81.22.4260.30.92.4+130.5
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services797.52.40.7557.91.80.6+239.6
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services690.52.12.7654.72.23.5+35.7
Administrative and Support Services161.80.50.5274.10.91.1-112.3
Public Administration and Safety326.61.02.2595.92.02.6-269.3
Education and Training1,392.74.31.51,326.44.41.6+66.3
Health Care and Social Assistance818.72.53.1522.51.72.6+296.2
Arts and Recreation Services1,031.53.20.51,223.94.00.7-192.4
Other Services789.42.41.0659.22.21.1+130.3
Total industries32,673.2100.0100.030,262.8100.0100.0+2,410.5

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2018-19 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

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the total exports by industry sectors in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) in 2019/20 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing (7,710 million or 23.6%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (6,350 million or 19.4%)
  • Mining (5,710 million or 17.5%)

In combination these three industries accounted for 19,769 million in total or 60.5% of the total exports by industry in the the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region).

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Western Australia accounted for 14.6% in Manufacturing; 4.1% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing and 55.8% in Mining.

The major differences between the total exports by industries of the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) and Western Australia were:

  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Mining (17.5% compared to 55.8%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (19.4% compared to 4.1%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (23.6% compared to 14.6%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Wholesale Trade (11.3% compared to 2.4%)

Emerging groups

The total total exports by industry in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) $increased by 2,410 million between 2014/15 and 2019/20.

The largest changes in the total exports by industries between 2014/15 and 2019/20 in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) were for:

  • Wholesale Trade (+$706 million)
  • Mining (+$464 million)
  • Retail Trade (+$406 million)
  • Manufacturing (+$399 million)

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