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In Logan City, Manufacturing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $1,338 million in 2018/19.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside Logan City 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.

Data source

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Total exports by industry sector
Logan City2018/192013/14Change
Industry$m%. Queensland$m%. Queensland2013/14 - 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing60.61.35.486.81.96.9-26.2
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services59.81.33.749.01.13.5+10.8
Wholesale Trade566.112.03.8553.812.24.1+12.3
Retail Trade538.111.43.6598.413.23.7-60.3
Accommodation and Food Services89.71.93.393.12.13.7-3.4
Transport, Postal and Warehousing585.312.49.9512.611.310.5+72.8
Information Media and Telecommunications36.70.80.820.40.50.8+16.2
Financial and Insurance Services60.71.33.450.31.12.8+10.4
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services197.04.20.7226.35.01.2-29.3
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services89.71.93.578.71.73.8+11.0
Administrative and Support Services365.67.72.1131.92.91.0+233.7
Public Administration and Safety40.
Education and Training118.32.53.786.01.93.6+32.4
Health Care and Social Assistance117.
Arts and Recreation Services16.10.31.312.80.31.5+3.3
Other Services348.87.41.9289.36.42.0+59.4
Total industries4,721.4100.0100.04,527.1100.0100.0+194.2

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 more

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the total exports by industry sectors in Logan City in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing (1,338 million or 28.3%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (585 million or 12.4%)
  • Wholesale Trade (566 million or 12.0%)

In combination these three industries accounted for 2,489 million in total or 52.7% of the total exports by industry in the Logan City.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 15.2% in Manufacturing; 9.9% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing and 3.8% in Wholesale Trade.

The major differences between the total exports by industries of Logan City and Queensland were:

  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Mining (1.6% compared to 27.1%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (28.3% compared to 15.2%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Wholesale Trade (12.0% compared to 3.8%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Retail Trade (11.4% compared to 3.6%)

Emerging groups

The total total exports by industry in Logan City $increased by 194 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest changes in the total exports by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in Logan City were for:

  • Administrative and Support Services (+$234 million)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$73 million)
  • Other Services (+$59 million)
  • Mining (+$45 million)

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