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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 prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Queensland%$m%Queensland%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing91.116.06.858.213.26.7+32.9
Mining217.438.222.328.76.516.8+188.7
Manufacturing170.029.915.7153.434.720.9+16.6
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services1.30.24.437.68.55.0-36.3
Construction0.80.10.10.90.20.10
Wholesale Trade3.00.53.65.41.24.5-2.5
Retail Trade5.91.03.217.03.83.2-11.1
Accommodation and Food Services15.72.83.533.27.54.3-17.5
Transport, Postal and Warehousing8.11.410.751.911.713.6-43.8
Information Media and Telecommunications0.80.10.91.00.20.6-0.2
Financial and Insurance Services3.00.53.62.80.62.7+0.2
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services3.70.61.214.83.31.2-11.1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services4.00.74.13.50.84.0+0.5
Administrative and Support Services8.11.42.31.80.40.8+6.3
Public Administration and Safety15.82.86.515.93.66.3-0.2
Education and Training10.01.83.68.92.03.0+1.2
Health Care and Social Assistance4.70.84.43.40.83.1+1.3
Arts and Recreation Services1.10.21.60.90.21.7+0.2
Other Services4.70.81.42.20.51.4+2.5

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, Queensland: 6.8% Mining, Queensland: 22.3% Manufacturing, Queensland: 15.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Queensland: 4.4% Construction, Queensland: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, Queensland: 3.6% Retail Trade, Queensland: 3.2% Accommodation and Food Services, Queensland: 3.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Queensland: 10.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, Queensland: 0.9% Financial and Insurance Services, Queensland: 3.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Queensland: 1.2% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Queensland: 4.1% Administrative and Support Services, Queensland: 2.3% Public Administration and Safety, Queensland: 6.5% Education and Training, Queensland: 3.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Queensland: 4.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Queensland: 1.6% Other Services, Queensland: 1.4% 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, 2012/13 to 2017/18
Change in total exports by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$32.9 million Mining, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$188.7 million Manufacturing, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$16.6 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$36.3 million Construction, Livingstone Shire Council area: 0 million Wholesale Trade, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$2.5 million Retail Trade, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$11.1 million Accommodation and Food Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$17.5 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$43.8 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$0.2 million Financial and Insurance Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$0.2 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$11.1 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$0.5 million Administrative and Support Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$6.3 million Public Administration and Safety, Livingstone Shire Council area: -$0.2 million Education and Training, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$1.2 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$1.3 million Arts and Recreation Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$0.2 million Other Services, Livingstone Shire Council area: +$2.5 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 Queensland accounted for 22.3% in Mining; 15.7% in Manufacturing; and 6.8% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing.

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

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Mining (38.2% compared to 22.3%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (29.9% compared to 15.7%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (16.0% compared to 6.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (1.4% compared to 10.7%)

Emerging groups

The total exports by industries in the Livingstone Shire Council area increased by $127.7 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest change in total exports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in the Livingstone Shire Council area was for:

  • Mining (+$189 million)

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