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Exports

In the Northern Beaches Council area, Manufacturing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $1,983 million in 2017/18.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside the Northern Beaches 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
Northern Beaches Council area - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%New South Wales%$m%New South Wales%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing142.62.12.870.11.23.7+72.5
Mining2.30.05.015.40.35.0-13.1
Manufacturing1,983.229.315.21,786.530.617.9+196.7
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services21.30.32.454.60.94.2-33.3
Construction5.10.10.13.40.10.1+1.7
Wholesale Trade1,333.319.76.61,383.223.75.6-49.9
Retail Trade494.17.32.7401.56.92.4+92.6
Accommodation and Food Services179.62.73.2132.22.32.6+47.4
Transport, Postal and Warehousing48.30.79.642.90.710.0+5.4
Information Media and Telecommunications365.75.46.7176.13.05.9+189.6
Financial and Insurance Services165.62.417.6125.22.116.2+40.4
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services84.91.30.933.50.60.6+51.4
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services900.513.39.3999.917.17.9-99.4
Administrative and Support Services263.43.92.3181.23.12.6+82.2
Public Administration and Safety29.80.45.228.60.55.2+1.2
Education and Training116.61.73.9103.11.83.3+13.5
Health Care and Social Assistance405.56.03.682.81.43.4+322.7
Arts and Recreation Services124.01.81.336.00.61.4+88.0
Other Services96.81.41.5184.93.21.7-88.2

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, New South Wales: 2.8% Mining, New South Wales: 5.0% Manufacturing, New South Wales: 15.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: 2.4% Construction, New South Wales: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, New South Wales: 6.6% Retail Trade, New South Wales: 2.7% Accommodation and Food Services, New South Wales: 3.2% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: 9.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, New South Wales: 6.7% Financial and Insurance Services, New South Wales: 17.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, New South Wales: 0.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, New South Wales: 9.3% Administrative and Support Services, New South Wales: 2.3% Public Administration and Safety, New South Wales: 5.2% Education and Training, New South Wales: 3.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, New South Wales: 3.6% Arts and Recreation Services, New South Wales: 1.3% Other Services, New South Wales: 1.5% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Northern Beaches Council area: 2.1% Mining, Northern Beaches Council area: 0.0% Manufacturing, Northern Beaches Council area: 29.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Northern Beaches Council area: 0.3% Construction, Northern Beaches Council area: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, Northern Beaches Council area: 19.7% Retail Trade, Northern Beaches Council area: 7.3% Accommodation and Food Services, Northern Beaches Council area: 2.7% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Northern Beaches Council area: 0.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, Northern Beaches Council area: 5.4% Financial and Insurance Services, Northern Beaches Council area: 2.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Northern Beaches Council area: 1.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Northern Beaches Council area: 13.3% Administrative and Support Services, Northern Beaches Council area: 3.9% Public Administration and Safety, Northern Beaches Council area: 0.4% Education and Training, Northern Beaches Council area: 1.7% Health Care and Social Assistance, Northern Beaches Council area: 6.0% Arts and Recreation Services, Northern Beaches Council area: 1.8% Other Services, Northern Beaches Council area: 1.4%
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, Northern Beaches Council area: +$72.5 million Mining, Northern Beaches Council area: -$13.1 million Manufacturing, Northern Beaches Council area: +$196.7 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Northern Beaches Council area: -$33.3 million Construction, Northern Beaches Council area: +$1.7 million Wholesale Trade, Northern Beaches Council area: -$49.9 million Retail Trade, Northern Beaches Council area: +$92.6 million Accommodation and Food Services, Northern Beaches Council area: +$47.4 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Northern Beaches Council area: +$5.4 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Northern Beaches Council area: +$189.6 million Financial and Insurance Services, Northern Beaches Council area: +$40.4 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Northern Beaches Council area: +$51.4 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Northern Beaches Council area: -$99.4 million Administrative and Support Services, Northern Beaches Council area: +$82.2 million Public Administration and Safety, Northern Beaches Council area: +$1.2 million Education and Training, Northern Beaches Council area: +$13.5 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Northern Beaches Council area: +$322.7 million Arts and Recreation Services, Northern Beaches Council area: +$88.0 million Other Services, Northern Beaches Council area: -$88.2 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 Northern Beaches Council area in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($1,983 million or 29.3%)
  • Wholesale Trade ($1,333 million or 19.7%)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services ($901 million or 13.3%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $4,217 million in total or 62.4% of the total exports by total industry in the Northern Beaches Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 15.2% in Manufacturing; 6.6% in Wholesale Trade; and 9.3% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services.

The major differences between total exports by industries in the Northern Beaches Council area and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (29.3% compared to 15.2%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Wholesale Trade (19.7% compared to 6.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Financial and Insurance Services (2.4% compared to 17.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (0.7% compared to 9.6%)

Emerging groups

The total exports by industries in the Northern Beaches Council area increased by $921.5 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in total exports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in the Northern Beaches Council area were for:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$323 million)
  • Manufacturing (+$197 million)
  • Information Media and Telecommunications (+$190 million)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (-$99 million)

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