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Exports

In Gunnedah Shire, Mining had the largest total exports by industry, generating $299 million in 2019/20.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside Gunnedah Shire boundaries. Exports (domestic) include all exports from the area to other parts of Australia. Exports (international) includes all exports from the Shire 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
Gunnedah Shire - Constant prices2019/202014/15Change
Industry
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$m%New South Wales%$m%New South Wales%2014/15 to 2019/20
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing105.017.13.1198.927.14.6-93.9
Mining299.248.87.0372.850.88.6-73.6
Manufacturing73.912.016.648.46.617.7+25.5
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services2.50.42.910.71.52.9-8.2
Construction0.70.10.20.50.10.1+0.2
Wholesale Trade43.27.06.011.11.55.5+32.2
Retail Trade5.20.82.54.00.52.3+1.2
Accommodation and Food Services6.21.02.86.80.92.9-0.6
Transport, Postal and Warehousing47.57.78.937.35.18.3+10.2
Information Media and Telecommunications1.20.26.10.50.05.0+0.7
Financial and Insurance Services1.50.316.11.50.216.10
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services1.30.21.34.90.70.8-3.6
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services3.40.69.74.10.68.3-0.7
Administrative and Support Services5.81.02.719.22.63.2-13.3
Public Administration and Safety1.90.33.91.90.34.4+0.1
Education and Training5.00.83.84.00.63.6+1.0
Health Care and Social Assistance2.70.43.92.40.33.2+0.3
Arts and Recreation Services0.30.01.30.30.01.30
Other Services6.81.11.24.10.61.2+2.7

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, New South Wales: 3.1% Mining, New South Wales: 7.0% Manufacturing, New South Wales: 16.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: 2.9% Construction, New South Wales: 0.2% Wholesale Trade, New South Wales: 6.0% Retail Trade, New South Wales: 2.5% Accommodation and Food Services, New South Wales: 2.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: 8.9% Information Media and Telecommunications, New South Wales: 6.1% Financial and Insurance Services, New South Wales: 16.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, New South Wales: 1.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, New South Wales: 9.7% Administrative and Support Services, New South Wales: 2.7% Public Administration and Safety, New South Wales: 3.9% Education and Training, New South Wales: 3.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, New South Wales: 3.9% Arts and Recreation Services, New South Wales: 1.3% Other Services, New South Wales: 1.2% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Gunnedah Shire: 17.1% Mining, Gunnedah Shire: 48.8% Manufacturing, Gunnedah Shire: 12.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Gunnedah Shire: 0.4% Construction, Gunnedah Shire: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, Gunnedah Shire: 7.0% Retail Trade, Gunnedah Shire: 0.8% Accommodation and Food Services, Gunnedah Shire: 1.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Gunnedah Shire: 7.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, Gunnedah Shire: 0.2% Financial and Insurance Services, Gunnedah Shire: 0.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Gunnedah Shire: 0.2% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Gunnedah Shire: 0.6% Administrative and Support Services, Gunnedah Shire: 1.0% Public Administration and Safety, Gunnedah Shire: 0.3% Education and Training, Gunnedah Shire: 0.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, Gunnedah Shire: 0.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Gunnedah Shire: 0.0% Other Services, Gunnedah Shire: 1.1%
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, Gunnedah Shire: -$93.9 million Mining, Gunnedah Shire: -$73.6 million Manufacturing, Gunnedah Shire: +$25.5 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Gunnedah Shire: -$8.2 million Construction, Gunnedah Shire: +$0.2 million Wholesale Trade, Gunnedah Shire: +$32.2 million Retail Trade, Gunnedah Shire: +$1.2 million Accommodation and Food Services, Gunnedah Shire: -$0.6 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Gunnedah Shire: +$10.2 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Gunnedah Shire: +$0.7 million Financial and Insurance Services, Gunnedah Shire: 0 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Gunnedah Shire: -$3.6 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Gunnedah Shire: -$0.7 million Administrative and Support Services, Gunnedah Shire: -$13.3 million Public Administration and Safety, Gunnedah Shire: +$0.1 million Education and Training, Gunnedah Shire: +$1.0 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Gunnedah Shire: +$0.3 million Arts and Recreation Services, Gunnedah Shire: 0 million Other Services, Gunnedah Shire: +$2.7 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 Gunnedah Shire in 2019/20 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Mining ($299 million or 48.8%)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($105 million or 17.1%)
  • Manufacturing ($74 million or 12.0%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $478 million in total or 77.9% of the total exports by total industry in Gunnedah Shire.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 7.0% in Mining; 3.1% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; and 16.6% in Manufacturing.

The major differences between total exports by industries in Gunnedah Shire and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Mining (48.8% compared to 7.0%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (17.1% compared to 3.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Financial and Insurance Services (0.3% compared to 16.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (0.6% compared to 9.7%)

Emerging groups

The total exports by industries in Gunnedah Shire decreased by $119.8 million between 2014/15 and 2019/20.

The largest changes in total exports by industries between 2014/15 and 2019/20 in Gunnedah Shire were for:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (-$94 million)
  • Mining (-$74 million)

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