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Northern Midlands Council area

Exports

In the Northern Midlands Council area, Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $327 million in 2018/19.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside the Northern Midlands Council area 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 Midlands Council area2018/192013/14Change
Industry$m%. Tasmania$m%. Tasmania2013/14 - 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing326.744.015.4186.933.010.7+139.8
Mining8.41.15.94.10.79.2+4.3
Manufacturing239.132.219.3226.340.022.7+12.8
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services0.70.14.41.10.25.5-0.4
Construction1.00.10.10.50.10.1+0.5
Wholesale Trade69.19.32.058.510.32.2+10.5
Retail Trade5.60.84.06.41.14.1-0.7
Accommodation and Food Services5.00.73.04.10.72.7+0.9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing61.08.25.660.110.65.3+0.9
Information Media and Telecommunications7.21.04.80.90.24.2+6.3
Financial and Insurance Services0.70.14.70.90.24.5-0.1
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services5.10.70.36.61.20.2-1.5
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services0.80.11.10.90.21.0-0.1
Administrative and Support Services1.30.20.50.70.10.4+0.6
Public Administration and Safety1.20.25.61.70.36.8-0.5
Education and Training1.30.26.11.10.25.7+0.2
Health Care and Social Assistance2.80.413.42.50.411.5+0.3
Arts and Recreation Services0.40.12.20.40.12.1+0.1
Other Services5.80.81.52.80.51.1+2.9
Total industries743.2100.0100.0566.5100.0100.0+176.8

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 Midlands Council area in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (327 million or 44.0%)
  • Manufacturing (239 million or 32.2%)
  • Wholesale Trade (69 million or 9.3%)

In combination these three industries accounted for 635 million in total or 85.4% of the total exports by industry in the the Northern Midlands Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Tasmania accounted for 15.4% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 19.3% in Manufacturing and 2.0% in Wholesale Trade.

The major differences between the total exports by industries of the Northern Midlands Council area and Tasmania were:

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (44.0% compared to 15.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Health Care and Social Assistance (0.4% compared to 13.4%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (32.2% compared to 19.3%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Wholesale Trade (9.3% compared to 2.0%)

Emerging groups

The total total exports by industry in the Northern Midlands Council area $increased by 177 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 Midlands Council area were for:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (+$140 million)
  • Manufacturing (+$13 million)
  • Wholesale Trade (+$11 million)
  • Information Media and Telecommunications (+$6 million)

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