Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside Port Macquarie-Hastings 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.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total exports by industry sector|
|Port Macquarie-Hastings Council area||2020/21||2015/16||Change|
|Industry||$m||%||New South Wales||$m||%||New South Wales||2015/16 - 2020/21|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||88.3||4.9||3.7||73.2||5.1||3.7||+15.0|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||812.7||44.8||2.3||544.4||38.2||2.5||+268.3|
|Accommodation and Food Services||121.5||6.7||2.6||117.3||8.2||3.0||+4.2|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||87.2||4.8||6.9||108.7||7.6||8.1||-21.6|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||8.9||0.5||6.4||8.3||0.6||5.3||+0.6|
|Financial and Insurance Services||14.6||0.8||16.0||16.9||1.2||16.2||-2.3|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||8.2||0.5||0.8||16.6||1.2||0.9||-8.4|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||18.8||1.0||9.8||24.9||1.7||8.7||-6.0|
|Administrative and Support Services||66.0||3.6||2.6||64.0||4.5||3.1||+2.0|
|Public Administration and Safety||11.7||0.6||5.0||10.7||0.8||4.6||+1.0|
|Education and Training||105.3||5.8||4.2||96.6||6.8||4.1||+8.8|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||114.3||6.3||4.4||83.0||5.8||3.7||+31.4|
|Arts and Recreation Services||2.8||0.2||1.1||4.6||0.3||1.3||-1.9|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2019/20 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 morePlease refer to specific data notes for more information
An analysis of the total exports by industry sectors in Port Macquarie-Hastings Council area in 2020/21 shows the three largest industries were:
- Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (813 million or 44.8%)
- Manufacturing (139 million or 7.7%)
- Other Services (137 million or 7.5%)
In combination these three industries accounted for 1,088 million in total or 60.0% of the total exports by industry in the Port Macquarie-Hastings Council area.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 2.3% in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services; 16.8% in Manufacturing and 1.5% in Other Services.
The major differences between the total exports by industries of Port Macquarie-Hastings Council area and New South Wales were:
- A larger percentage of total exports by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (44.8% compared to 2.3%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Financial and Insurance Services (0.8% compared to 16.0%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (7.7% compared to 16.8%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (1.0% compared to 9.8%)
The total total exports by industry in Port Macquarie-Hastings Council area $increased by 385 million between 2015/16 and 2020/21.
The largest changes in the total exports by industries between 2015/16 and 2020/21 in Port Macquarie-Hastings Council area were for:
- Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (+$268 million)
- Other Services (+$101 million)
- Health Care and Social Assistance (+$31 million)
- Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (+$15 million)