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West Tamar Council area

Exports

In West Tamar Council area, Mining had the largest total exports by industry, generating $58 million in 2016/17.

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

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Total exports by industry sector
West Tamar Council area - Constant prices2016/172011/12Change
Industry
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$m%Regional TAS%$m%Regional TAS%2011/12 to 2016/17
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing35.216.917.234.911.116.1+0.3
Mining58.428.011.1191.860.812.9-133.3
Manufacturing17.18.226.032.710.330.6-15.5
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services41.319.81.81.70.52.2+39.6
Construction0.30.00.10.30.00.00
Wholesale Trade1.00.53.21.70.52.2-0.7
Retail Trade1.90.93.32.80.93.1-0.9
Accommodation and Food Services6.63.22.28.02.52.6-1.4
Transport, Postal and Warehousing9.84.77.114.84.76.5-4.9
Information Media and Telecommunications1.00.52.00.80.21.8+0.3
Financial and Insurance Services0.70.34.31.60.53.9-1.0
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services0.60.30.30.70.20.10
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services1.30.60.31.50.50.3-0.2
Administrative and Support Services0.60.30.51.00.30.5-0.4
Public Administration and Safety1.10.51.51.00.31.7+0.1
Education and Training2.71.34.75.81.84.5-3.1
Health Care and Social Assistance27.713.312.111.03.58.9+16.7
Arts and Recreation Services0.40.01.42.60.81.1-2.2
Other Services0.80.41.01.00.30.8-0.2

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , the population experts.

Data are based on a 2015-16 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 2016/17
Total exports by industry sector 2016/17 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Regional TAS: 17.2% Mining, Regional TAS: 11.1% Manufacturing, Regional TAS: 26.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Regional TAS: 1.8% Construction, Regional TAS: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, Regional TAS: 3.2% Retail Trade, Regional TAS: 3.3% Accommodation and Food Services, Regional TAS: 2.2% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Regional TAS: 7.1% Information Media and Telecommunications, Regional TAS: 2.0% Financial and Insurance Services, Regional TAS: 4.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Regional TAS: 0.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Regional TAS: 0.3% Administrative and Support Services, Regional TAS: 0.5% Public Administration and Safety, Regional TAS: 1.5% Education and Training, Regional TAS: 4.7% Health Care and Social Assistance, Regional TAS: 12.1% Arts and Recreation Services, Regional TAS: 1.4% Other Services, Regional TAS: 1.0% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, West Tamar Council area: 16.9% Mining, West Tamar Council area: 28.0% Manufacturing, West Tamar Council area: 8.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, West Tamar Council area: 19.8% Construction, West Tamar Council area: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, West Tamar Council area: 0.5% Retail Trade, West Tamar Council area: 0.9% Accommodation and Food Services, West Tamar Council area: 3.2% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, West Tamar Council area: 4.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, West Tamar Council area: 0.5% Financial and Insurance Services, West Tamar Council area: 0.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, West Tamar Council area: 0.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, West Tamar Council area: 0.6% Administrative and Support Services, West Tamar Council area: 0.3% Public Administration and Safety, West Tamar Council area: 0.5% Education and Training, West Tamar Council area: 1.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, West Tamar Council area: 13.3% Arts and Recreation Services, West Tamar Council area: 0.0% Other Services, West Tamar Council area: 0.4%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in total exports by industry sector, 2011/12 to 2016/17
Change in total exports by industry sector, 2011/12 to 2016/17 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, West Tamar Council area: +$0.3 million Mining, West Tamar Council area: -$133.3 million Manufacturing, West Tamar Council area: -$15.5 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, West Tamar Council area: +$39.6 million Construction, West Tamar Council area: 0 million Wholesale Trade, West Tamar Council area: -$0.7 million Retail Trade, West Tamar Council area: -$0.9 million Accommodation and Food Services, West Tamar Council area: -$1.4 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, West Tamar Council area: -$4.9 million Information Media and Telecommunications, West Tamar Council area: +$0.3 million Financial and Insurance Services, West Tamar Council area: -$1.0 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, West Tamar Council area: 0 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, West Tamar Council area: -$0.2 million Administrative and Support Services, West Tamar Council area: -$0.4 million Public Administration and Safety, West Tamar Council area: +$0.1 million Education and Training, West Tamar Council area: -$3.1 million Health Care and Social Assistance, West Tamar Council area: +$16.7 million Arts and Recreation Services, West Tamar Council area: -$2.2 million Other Services, West Tamar Council area: -$0.2 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the total exports by industry sectors in West Tamar Council area in 2016/17 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Mining ($58 million or 28.0%)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($41 million or 19.8%)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($35 million or 16.9%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $135 million in total or 64.7% of the total exports by total industry in West Tamar Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional TAS accounted for 11.1% in Mining; 1.8% in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services; and 17.2% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing.

The major differences between total exports by industries in West Tamar Council area and Regional TAS were:

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (19.8% compared to 1.8%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Mining (28.0% compared to 11.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (8.2% compared to 26.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Financial and Insurance Services (0.3% compared to 4.3%)

Emerging groups

The total exports by industries in West Tamar Council area decreased by $107.0 million between 2011/12 and 2016/17.

The largest change in total exports by industries between 2011/12 and 2016/17 in West Tamar Council area was for:

  • Mining (-$133 million)

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