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Exports

In the Inner West Council area, Manufacturing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $940 million in 2019/20.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside the Inner West Council area boundaries. Exports (domestic) include all exports from the area to other parts of Australia. Exports (international) includes all exports from the Council 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
Inner West Council area - Constant prices2019/202007/08Change
Industry
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$m%Australia%$m%Australia%2007/08 to 2019/20
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing3.50.14.312.80.45.9-9.2
Mining0.40.020.50.10.012.2+0.3
Manufacturing939.724.717.3839.723.323.5+100.0
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services3.30.13.33.00.13.8+0.3
Construction13.40.40.27.80.20.2+5.6
Wholesale Trade380.810.04.8513.114.25.1-132.3
Retail Trade117.13.12.476.92.12.6+40.2
Accommodation and Food Services272.97.22.3146.84.12.9+126.1
Transport, Postal and Warehousing221.85.87.4285.47.99.1-63.7
Information Media and Telecommunications215.65.73.6150.84.22.8+64.9
Financial and Insurance Services58.01.59.338.81.17.6+19.1
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services40.91.10.951.81.40.7-10.9
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services502.613.26.2450.712.55.8+51.9
Administrative and Support Services224.95.91.9250.97.02.5-26.0
Public Administration and Safety68.71.84.9101.52.85.9-32.8
Education and Training215.55.73.3194.55.43.3+20.9
Health Care and Social Assistance245.86.54.5220.26.13.3+25.6
Arts and Recreation Services63.71.71.455.41.51.5+8.3
Other Services212.95.61.2204.85.71.5+8.1

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, Australia: 4.3% Mining, Australia: 20.5% Manufacturing, Australia: 17.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Australia: 3.3% Construction, Australia: 0.2% Wholesale Trade, Australia: 4.8% Retail Trade, Australia: 2.4% Accommodation and Food Services, Australia: 2.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Australia: 7.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, Australia: 3.6% Financial and Insurance Services, Australia: 9.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Australia: 0.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Australia: 6.2% Administrative and Support Services, Australia: 1.9% Public Administration and Safety, Australia: 4.9% Education and Training, Australia: 3.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, Australia: 4.5% Arts and Recreation Services, Australia: 1.4% Other Services, Australia: 1.2% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Inner West Council area: 0.1% Mining, Inner West Council area: 0.0% Manufacturing, Inner West Council area: 24.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Inner West Council area: 0.1% Construction, Inner West Council area: 0.4% Wholesale Trade, Inner West Council area: 10.0% Retail Trade, Inner West Council area: 3.1% Accommodation and Food Services, Inner West Council area: 7.2% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Inner West Council area: 5.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, Inner West Council area: 5.7% Financial and Insurance Services, Inner West Council area: 1.5% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Inner West Council area: 1.1% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Inner West Council area: 13.2% Administrative and Support Services, Inner West Council area: 5.9% Public Administration and Safety, Inner West Council area: 1.8% Education and Training, Inner West Council area: 5.7% Health Care and Social Assistance, Inner West Council area: 6.5% Arts and Recreation Services, Inner West Council area: 1.7% Other Services, Inner West Council area: 5.6%
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, 2007/08 to 2019/20
Change in total exports by industry sector, 2007/08 to 2019/20 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Inner West Council area: -$9.2 million Mining, Inner West Council area: +$0.3 million Manufacturing, Inner West Council area: +$100.0 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Inner West Council area: +$0.3 million Construction, Inner West Council area: +$5.6 million Wholesale Trade, Inner West Council area: -$132.3 million Retail Trade, Inner West Council area: +$40.2 million Accommodation and Food Services, Inner West Council area: +$126.1 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Inner West Council area: -$63.7 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Inner West Council area: +$64.9 million Financial and Insurance Services, Inner West Council area: +$19.1 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Inner West Council area: -$10.9 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Inner West Council area: +$51.9 million Administrative and Support Services, Inner West Council area: -$26.0 million Public Administration and Safety, Inner West Council area: -$32.8 million Education and Training, Inner West Council area: +$20.9 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Inner West Council area: +$25.6 million Arts and Recreation Services, Inner West Council area: +$8.3 million Other Services, Inner West Council area: +$8.1 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 Inner West Council area in 2019/20 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($940 million or 24.7%)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services ($503 million or 13.2%)
  • Wholesale Trade ($381 million or 10.0%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $1,823 million in total or 48.0% of the total exports by total industry in the Inner West Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Australia accounted for 17.3% in Manufacturing; 6.2% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services; and 4.8% in Wholesale Trade.

The major differences between total exports by industries in the Inner West Council area and Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (24.7% compared to 17.3%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (13.2% compared to 6.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Mining (0.0% compared to 20.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Financial and Insurance Services (1.5% compared to 9.3%)

Emerging groups

The total exports by industries in the Inner West Council area increased by $196.5 million between 2007/08 and 2019/20.

The largest changes in total exports by industries between 2007/08 and 2019/20 in the Inner West Council area were for:

  • Wholesale Trade (-$132 million)
  • Accommodation and Food Services (+$126 million)
  • Manufacturing (+$100 million)
  • Information Media and Telecommunications (+$65 million)

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