Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region)
In the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region), Manufacturing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $7,710 million in 2019/20.
Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) boundaries. Exports (domestic) include all exports from the area to other parts of Australia. Exports (international) includes all exports from the Region to countries outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, export data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total exports by industry sector|
|Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) - Constant prices||2019/20||2014/15||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Western Australia%||$m||%||Western Australia%||2014/15 to 2019/20|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||205.1||0.6||3.3||279.9||0.9||4.6||-74.8||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||600.6||1.8||1.8||621.9||2.1||1.9||-21.4||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||389.2||1.2||1.0||454.7||1.5||1.4||-65.5||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||6,350.0||19.4||4.1||6,169.8||20.4||4.9||+180.2||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||259.0||0.8||0.8||153.5||0.5||0.7||+105.5||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||390.8||1.2||2.4||260.3||0.9||2.4||+130.5||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||797.5||2.4||0.7||557.9||1.8||0.6||+239.6||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||690.5||2.1||2.7||654.7||2.2||3.5||+35.7||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||161.8||0.5||0.5||274.1||0.9||1.1||-112.3||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||326.6||1.0||2.2||595.9||2.0||2.6||-269.3||24400||P|
|Education and Training||1,392.7||4.3||1.5||1,326.4||4.4||1.6||+66.3||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||818.7||2.5||3.1||522.5||1.7||2.6||+296.2||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||1,031.5||3.2||0.5||1,223.9||4.0||0.7||-192.4||24700||P|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2021. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (opens a new window)(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
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%)
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)