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Exports

In City of Launceston, Health Care and Social Assistance had the largest total exports by industry, generating $729 million in 2017/18.

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

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Total exports by industry sector
City of Launceston - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Regional TAS%$m%Regional TAS%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing87.83.322.056.02.115.6+31.7
Mining56.42.112.6104.93.816.0-48.5
Manufacturing305.611.425.0393.914.428.1-88.3
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services19.10.70.8103.03.82.1-83.9
Construction1.30.00.11.20.00.1+0.1
Wholesale Trade49.31.82.095.73.52.7-46.4
Retail Trade240.48.93.3212.57.83.1+27.8
Accommodation and Food Services64.22.41.6105.13.92.3-40.9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing99.23.75.4129.44.77.3-30.2
Information Media and Telecommunications94.63.51.5130.44.81.7-35.8
Financial and Insurance Services379.914.14.0336.612.33.4+43.3
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services7.50.30.26.00.20.2+1.5
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services14.10.50.311.90.40.3+2.1
Administrative and Support Services7.20.30.67.10.30.50
Public Administration and Safety82.13.11.589.43.31.6-7.3
Education and Training312.111.64.6311.111.44.5+1.0
Health Care and Social Assistance728.627.110.7577.421.28.8+151.2
Arts and Recreation Services28.21.01.711.20.41.1+17.0
Other Services109.94.12.043.51.60.7+66.5

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, Regional TAS: 22.0% Mining, Regional TAS: 12.6% Manufacturing, Regional TAS: 25.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Regional TAS: 0.8% Construction, Regional TAS: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, Regional TAS: 2.0% Retail Trade, Regional TAS: 3.3% Accommodation and Food Services, Regional TAS: 1.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Regional TAS: 5.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, Regional TAS: 1.5% Financial and Insurance Services, Regional TAS: 4.0% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Regional TAS: 0.2% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Regional TAS: 0.3% Administrative and Support Services, Regional TAS: 0.6% Public Administration and Safety, Regional TAS: 1.5% Education and Training, Regional TAS: 4.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Regional TAS: 10.7% Arts and Recreation Services, Regional TAS: 1.7% Other Services, Regional TAS: 2.0% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Launceston: 3.3% Mining, City of Launceston: 2.1% Manufacturing, City of Launceston: 11.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Launceston: 0.7% Construction, City of Launceston: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, City of Launceston: 1.8% Retail Trade, City of Launceston: 8.9% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Launceston: 2.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Launceston: 3.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Launceston: 3.5% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Launceston: 14.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Launceston: 0.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Launceston: 0.5% Administrative and Support Services, City of Launceston: 0.3% Public Administration and Safety, City of Launceston: 3.1% Education and Training, City of Launceston: 11.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Launceston: 27.1% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Launceston: 1.0% Other Services, City of Launceston: 4.1%
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, City of Launceston: +$31.7 million Mining, City of Launceston: -$48.5 million Manufacturing, City of Launceston: -$88.3 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Launceston: -$83.9 million Construction, City of Launceston: +$0.1 million Wholesale Trade, City of Launceston: -$46.4 million Retail Trade, City of Launceston: +$27.8 million Accommodation and Food Services, City of Launceston: -$40.9 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Launceston: -$30.2 million Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Launceston: -$35.8 million Financial and Insurance Services, City of Launceston: +$43.3 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Launceston: +$1.5 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Launceston: +$2.1 million Administrative and Support Services, City of Launceston: 0 million Public Administration and Safety, City of Launceston: -$7.3 million Education and Training, City of Launceston: +$1.0 million Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Launceston: +$151.2 million Arts and Recreation Services, City of Launceston: +$17.0 million Other Services, City of Launceston: +$66.5 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 City of Launceston in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($729 million or 27.1%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($380 million or 14.1%)
  • Education and Training ($312 million or 11.6%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $1,421 million in total or 52.9% of the total exports by total industry in City of Launceston.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional TAS accounted for 10.7% in Health Care and Social Assistance; 4.0% in Financial and Insurance Services; and 4.6% in Education and Training.

The major differences between total exports by industries in City of Launceston and Regional TAS were:

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Health Care and Social Assistance (27.1% compared to 10.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (3.3% compared to 22.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (11.4% compared to 25.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Mining (2.1% compared to 12.6%)

Emerging groups

The total exports by industries in City of Launceston decreased by $39.2 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in total exports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in City of Launceston were for:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$151 million)
  • Manufacturing (-$88 million)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (-$84 million)
  • Other Services (+$66 million)

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