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Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region)

Exports

In the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region), Transport, Postal and Warehousing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $6,677 million in 2017/18.

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.

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Total exports by industry sector
Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Western Australia%$m%Western Australia%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing309.21.14.3347.51.24.4-38.3
Mining4,417.115.140.03,608.012.734.5+809.1
Manufacturing6,326.521.616.37,046.024.920.3-719.5
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services557.61.92.7563.82.02.5-6.2
Construction49.00.20.136.00.10.1+13.1
Wholesale Trade3,480.511.93.83,203.711.33.5+276.8
Retail Trade839.52.92.1722.72.62.3+116.8
Accommodation and Food Services407.41.41.7345.51.21.9+61.8
Transport, Postal and Warehousing6,676.522.86.96,437.622.77.0+238.9
Information Media and Telecommunications257.50.91.383.10.30.8+174.4
Financial and Insurance Services377.41.33.4172.60.62.0+204.8
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services599.82.00.9867.13.11.2-267.3
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services566.71.93.2600.52.15.8-33.9
Administrative and Support Services79.20.30.5269.51.01.5-190.3
Public Administration and Safety660.02.34.1721.62.54.0-61.7
Education and Training1,720.15.92.71,249.24.42.4+470.9
Health Care and Social Assistance699.32.44.0420.81.53.3+278.5
Arts and Recreation Services809.22.80.81,075.53.81.0-266.3
Other Services454.21.61.1534.11.91.4-79.9

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, Western Australia: 4.3% Mining, Western Australia: 40.0% Manufacturing, Western Australia: 16.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Western Australia: 2.7% Construction, Western Australia: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, Western Australia: 3.8% Retail Trade, Western Australia: 2.1% Accommodation and Food Services, Western Australia: 1.7% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Western Australia: 6.9% Information Media and Telecommunications, Western Australia: 1.3% Financial and Insurance Services, Western Australia: 3.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Western Australia: 0.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Western Australia: 3.2% Administrative and Support Services, Western Australia: 0.5% Public Administration and Safety, Western Australia: 4.1% Education and Training, Western Australia: 2.7% Health Care and Social Assistance, Western Australia: 4.0% Arts and Recreation Services, Western Australia: 0.8% Other Services, Western Australia: 1.1% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 1.1% Mining, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 15.1% Manufacturing, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 21.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 1.9% Construction, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 0.2% Wholesale Trade, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 11.9% Retail Trade, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 2.9% Accommodation and Food Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 1.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 22.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 0.9% Financial and Insurance Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 1.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 2.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 1.9% Administrative and Support Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 0.3% Public Administration and Safety, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 2.3% Education and Training, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 5.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 2.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 2.8% Other Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 1.6%
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, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$38.3 million Mining, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$809.1 million Manufacturing, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$719.5 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$6.2 million Construction, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$13.1 million Wholesale Trade, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$276.8 million Retail Trade, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$116.8 million Accommodation and Food Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$61.8 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$238.9 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$174.4 million Financial and Insurance Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$204.8 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$267.3 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$33.9 million Administrative and Support Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$190.3 million Public Administration and Safety, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$61.7 million Education and Training, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$470.9 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$278.5 million Arts and Recreation Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$266.3 million Other Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$79.9 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 Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($6,677 million or 22.8%)
  • Manufacturing ($6,327 million or 21.6%)
  • Mining ($4,417 million or 15.1%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $17,420 million in total or 59.5% of the total exports by total industry in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region).

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Western Australia accounted for 6.9% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing; 16.3% in Manufacturing; and 40.0% in Mining.

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

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (22.8% compared to 6.9%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Wholesale Trade (11.9% compared to 3.8%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (21.6% compared to 16.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Mining (15.1% compared to 40.0%)

Emerging groups

The total exports by industries in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) increased by $981.8 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in total exports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) were for:

  • Mining (+$809 million)
  • Manufacturing (-$720 million)
  • Education and Training (+$471 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$279 million)

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