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Northern Tasmania Region

Exports

In the Northern Tasmania Region, Manufacturing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $1,643 million in 2018/19.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside the Northern Tasmania Region 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
Northern Tasmania Region2018/192013/14Change
Industry$m%. Tasmania$m%. Tasmania2013/14 - 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing1,182.020.315.4735.113.110.7+446.9
Mining200.93.55.9525.39.49.2-324.4
Manufacturing1,643.228.319.31,653.729.422.7-10.4
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services58.01.04.4117.82.15.5-59.8
Construction6.80.10.15.10.10.1+1.7
Wholesale Trade192.23.32.0179.23.22.2+13.0
Retail Trade209.33.64.0248.94.44.1-39.6
Accommodation and Food Services193.13.33.0155.32.82.7+37.8
Transport, Postal and Warehousing215.23.75.6221.83.95.3-6.6
Information Media and Telecommunications177.83.14.8129.02.34.2+48.8
Financial and Insurance Services249.94.34.7335.66.04.5-85.7
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services17.80.30.316.50.30.2+1.3
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services32.00.51.128.80.51.0+3.1
Administrative and Support Services17.60.30.514.30.30.4+3.3
Public Administration and Safety48.80.85.6113.92.06.8-65.1
Education and Training356.26.16.1331.75.95.7+24.5
Health Care and Social Assistance803.113.813.4643.211.511.5+159.9
Arts and Recreation Services99.61.72.294.91.72.1+4.7
Other Services110.01.91.566.31.21.1+43.6
Total industries5,813.7100.0100.05,616.6100.0100.0+197.1

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 the Northern Tasmania Region in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing (1,643 million or 28.3%)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (1,182 million or 20.3%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (803 million or 13.8%)

In combination these three industries accounted for 3,628 million in total or 62.4% of the total exports by industry in the the Northern Tasmania Region.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Tasmania accounted for 19.3% in Manufacturing; 15.4% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing and 13.4% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

The major differences between the total exports by industries of the Northern Tasmania Region and Tasmania were:

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (28.3% compared to 19.3%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (20.3% compared to 15.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Public Administration and Safety (0.8% compared to 5.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (1.0% compared to 4.4%)

Emerging groups

The total total exports by industry in the Northern Tasmania Region $increased by 197 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest changes in the total exports by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in the Northern Tasmania Region were for:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (+$447 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$160 million)
  • Information Media and Telecommunications (+$49 million)
  • Other Services (+$44 million)

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