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Exports

In the Livingstone Shire Council area, Mining had the largest total exports by industry, generating $217 million in 2017/18.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside the Livingstone Shire Council area 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
Livingstone Shire Council area - Constant prices2017/182008/09Change
Industry
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$m%Regional QLD%$m%Regional QLD%2008/09 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing91.116.011.357.711.213.6+33.4
Mining217.438.237.024.64.829.1+192.8
Manufacturing170.029.912.9133.825.913.4+36.2
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services1.30.24.192.717.95.4-91.4
Construction0.80.10.10.80.10.1+0.1
Wholesale Trade3.00.51.810.82.13.0-7.8
Retail Trade5.91.02.917.63.43.7-11.7
Accommodation and Food Services15.72.85.339.77.76.6-24.0
Transport, Postal and Warehousing8.11.46.881.815.89.2-73.7
Information Media and Telecommunications0.80.10.51.40.30.4-0.6
Financial and Insurance Services3.00.51.12.40.50.6+0.6
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services3.70.61.012.02.30.7-8.3
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services4.00.70.83.10.60.9+0.9
Administrative and Support Services8.11.42.44.40.91.1+3.7
Public Administration and Safety15.82.83.26.61.33.9+9.2
Education and Training10.01.82.23.80.72.2+6.2
Health Care and Social Assistance4.70.83.110.01.92.0-5.3
Arts and Recreation Services1.10.21.611.22.22.1-10.1
Other Services4.70.81.82.10.41.9+2.6

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018. 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 more

Total exports by industry sector 2017/18
Total exports by industry sector 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Regional QLD: 11.3% Mining, Regional QLD: 37.0% Manufacturing, Regional QLD: 12.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Regional QLD: 4.1% Construction, Regional QLD: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, Regional QLD: 1.8% Retail Trade, Regional QLD: 2.9% Accommodation and Food Services, Regional QLD: 5.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Regional QLD: 6.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, Regional QLD: 0.5% Financial and Insurance Services, Regional QLD: 1.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Regional QLD: 1.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Regional QLD: 0.8% Administrative and Support Services, Regional QLD: 2.4% Public Administration and Safety, Regional QLD: 3.2% Education and Training, Regional QLD: 2.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, Regional QLD: 3.1% Arts and Recreation Services, Regional QLD: 1.6% Other Services, Regional QLD: 1.8% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Livingstone Shire Council area: 16.0% Mining, Livingstone Shire Council area: 38.2% Manufacturing, Livingstone Shire Council area: 29.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 0.2% Construction, Livingstone Shire Council area: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, Livingstone Shire Council area: 0.5% Retail Trade, Livingstone Shire Council area: 1.0% Accommodation and Food Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 2.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Livingstone Shire Council area: 1.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, Livingstone Shire Council area: 0.1% Financial and Insurance Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 0.5% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 0.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 0.7% Administrative and Support Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 1.4% Public Administration and Safety, Livingstone Shire Council area: 2.8% Education and Training, Livingstone Shire Council area: 1.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, Livingstone Shire Council area: 0.8% Arts and Recreation Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 0.2% Other Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: 0.8%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in total exports by industry sector, 2008/09 to 2017/18
Change in total exports by industry sector, 2008/09 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$33.4 million Mining, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$192.8 million Manufacturing, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$36.2 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$91.4 million Construction, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$0.1 million Wholesale Trade, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$7.8 million Retail Trade, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$11.7 million Accommodation and Food Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$24.0 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$73.7 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$0.6 million Financial and Insurance Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$0.6 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$8.3 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$0.9 million Administrative and Support Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$3.7 million Public Administration and Safety, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$9.2 million Education and Training, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$6.2 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$5.3 million Arts and Recreation Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$10.1 million Other Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$2.6 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the total exports by industry sectors in Livingstone Shire Council area in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Mining ($217 million or 38.2%)
  • Manufacturing ($170 million or 29.9%)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($91 million or 16.0%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $478 million in total or 84.1% of the total exports by total industry in the Livingstone Shire Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional QLD accounted for 37.0% in Mining; 12.9% in Manufacturing; and 11.3% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing.

The major differences between total exports by industries in the Livingstone Shire Council area and Regional QLD were:

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (29.9% compared to 12.9%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (16.0% compared to 11.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (1.4% compared to 6.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (0.2% compared to 4.1%)

Emerging groups

The total exports by industries in the Livingstone Shire Council area increased by $52.6 million between 2008/09 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in total exports by industries between 2008/09 and 2017/18 in the Livingstone Shire Council area were for:

  • Mining (+$193 million)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (-$91 million)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (-$74 million)

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