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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.

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Total exports by industry sector
Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) - Constant prices2019/202014/15Change
Industry
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$m%Western Australia%$m%Western Australia%2014/15 to 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

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 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 2019/20
Total exports by industry sector 2019/20 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Western Australia: 3.3% Mining, Western Australia: 55.8% Manufacturing, Western Australia: 14.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Western Australia: 1.8% Construction, Western Australia: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, Western Australia: 2.4% Retail Trade, Western Australia: 1.5% Accommodation and Food Services, Western Australia: 1.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Western Australia: 4.1% Information Media and Telecommunications, Western Australia: 0.8% Financial and Insurance Services, Western Australia: 2.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Western Australia: 0.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Western Australia: 2.7% Administrative and Support Services, Western Australia: 0.5% Public Administration and Safety, Western Australia: 2.2% Education and Training, Western Australia: 1.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, Western Australia: 3.1% Arts and Recreation Services, Western Australia: 0.5% Other Services, Western Australia: 1.0% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 0.6% Mining, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 17.5% Manufacturing, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 23.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 1.8% Construction, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 0.2% Wholesale Trade, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 11.3% Retail Trade, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 3.9% Accommodation and Food Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 1.2% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 19.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 0.8% Financial and Insurance Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 1.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 2.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 2.1% Administrative and Support Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 0.5% Public Administration and Safety, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 1.0% Education and Training, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 4.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 2.5% Arts and Recreation Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 3.2% Other Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 2.4%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in total exports by industry sector, 2014/15 to 2019/20
Change in total exports by industry sector, 2014/15 to 2019/20 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$74.8 million Mining, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$463.9 million Manufacturing, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$398.8 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$21.4 million Construction, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$13.0 million Wholesale Trade, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$705.8 million Retail Trade, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$406.3 million Accommodation and Food Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$65.5 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$180.2 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$105.5 million Financial and Insurance Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$130.5 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$239.6 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$35.7 million Administrative and Support Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$112.3 million Public Administration and Safety, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$269.3 million Education and Training, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$66.3 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$296.2 million Arts and Recreation Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$192.4 million Other Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$130.3 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021
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 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 total industry in 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 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 (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%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Mining (17.5% compared to 55.8%)

Emerging groups

The total exports by industries in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) increased by $2,410.5 million between 2014/15 and 2019/20.

The largest changes in 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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