In the Gunnedah Shire, Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $217 million in 2018/19.
Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside the Gunnedah Shire boundaries. Exports (domestic) include all exports from the area to other parts of Australia. Exports (international) includes all exports from the Region to countries outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, export data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total exports by industry sector|
|Industry||$m||%||New South Wales||$m||%||New South Wales||2012/13 - 2018/19|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||217.2||37.2||3.3||208.8||28.9||4.1||+8.4|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||2.8||0.5||2.4||1.8||0.3||3.4||+1.0|
|Accommodation and Food Services||8.0||1.4||3.0||5.7||0.8||2.7||+2.3|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||54.6||9.4||8.2||27.3||3.8||9.1||+27.3|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||0.5||0.1||6.3||0.5||0.1||5.4||+0.0|
|Financial and Insurance Services||1.4||0.2||16.8||1.6||0.2||15.0||-0.2|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||0.7||0.1||1.4||1.4||0.2||0.7||-0.7|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||3.9||0.7||9.2||3.1||0.4||7.5||+0.7|
|Administrative and Support Services||10.6||1.8||2.8||2.8||0.4||2.9||+7.8|
|Public Administration and Safety||2.0||0.3||4.5||2.0||0.3||5.0||+0.0|
|Education and Training||3.2||0.5||3.8||3.2||0.4||3.4||+0.0|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||2.8||0.5||4.1||1.9||0.3||3.4||+0.9|
|Arts and Recreation Services||0.6||0.1||1.4||0.5||0.1||1.4||+0.2|
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 Gunnedah Shire in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:
- Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (217 million or 37.2%)
- Mining (170 million or 29.1%)
- Manufacturing (57 million or 9.7%)
In combination these three industries accounted for 443 million in total or 76.0% of the total exports by industry in the the Gunnedah Shire.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 3.3% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 6.3% in Mining and 15.7% in Manufacturing.
The major differences between the total exports by industries of the Gunnedah Shire and New South Wales were:
- A larger percentage of total exports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (37.2% compared to 3.3%)
- A larger percentage of total exports by Mining (29.1% compared to 6.3%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Financial and Insurance Services (0.2% compared to 16.8%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (0.7% compared to 9.2%)
The total total exports by industry in the Gunnedah Shire $decreased by -139 million between 2012/13 and 2018/19.
The largest changes in the total exports by industries between 2012/13 and 2018/19 in the Gunnedah Shire were for:
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$27 million)
- Manufacturing (+$25 million)
- Wholesale Trade (+$14 million)
- Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (+$8 million)