In the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region), Manufacturing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $6,741 million in 2018/19.
Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) boundaries. Exports (domestic) include all exports from the area to other parts of Australia. Exports (international) includes all exports from the Region to countries outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, export data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total exports by industry sector|
|Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region)||2018/19||2013/14||Change|
|Industry||$m||%||Western Australia||$m||%||Western Australia||2013/14 - 2018/19|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||367.6||1.3||4.3||409.1||1.4||4.6||-41.5|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||546.3||1.9||2.2||548.6||1.8||2.0||-2.3|
|Accommodation and Food Services||429.5||1.5||1.4||400.7||1.3||1.7||+28.7|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||5,277.3||18.3||4.8||6,253.3||21.1||6.1||-976.0|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||318.6||1.1||1.0||167.6||0.6||0.8||+151.0|
|Financial and Insurance Services||450.6||1.6||2.8||204.4||0.7||2.0||+246.3|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||602.7||2.1||0.6||703.9||2.4||0.8||-101.2|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||708.3||2.5||3.4||658.8||2.2||4.5||+49.5|
|Administrative and Support Services||150.3||0.5||0.5||316.0||1.1||1.4||-165.7|
|Public Administration and Safety||689.1||2.4||3.5||804.1||2.7||3.7||-115.0|
|Education and Training||1,540.6||5.3||2.3||1,334.4||4.5||2.0||+206.2|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||643.5||2.2||4.0||499.6||1.7||3.1||+143.9|
|Arts and Recreation Services||900.8||3.1||0.7||1,256.8||4.2||0.9||-355.9|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. 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 morePlease refer to specific data notes for more information
An analysis of the total exports by industry sectors in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:
- Manufacturing (6,741 million or 23.4%)
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing (5,277 million or 18.3%)
- Mining (4,033 million or 14.0%)
In combination these three industries accounted for 16,051 million in total or 55.6% 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 16.1% in Manufacturing; 4.8% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing and 45.8% 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 (14.0% compared to 45.8%)
- A larger percentage of total exports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (18.3% compared to 4.8%)
- A larger percentage of total exports by Wholesale Trade (12.3% compared to 3.1%)
- A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (23.4% compared to 16.1%)
The total total exports by industry in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) $decreased by -839 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.
The largest changes in the total exports by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) were for:
- Wholesale Trade (+$468 million)
- Retail Trade (+$285 million)
- Financial and Insurance Services (+$246 million)
- Education and Training (+$206 million)