In Balonne Shire, Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $231 million in 2017/18.
Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside Balonne Shire boundaries. Exports (domestic) include all exports from the area to other parts of Australia. Exports (international) includes all exports from the Region to countries outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, export data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total exports by industry sector|
|Balonne Shire - Constant prices||2017/18||2012/13||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Regional QLD%||$m||%||Regional QLD%||2012/13 to 2017/18|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||231.0||72.4||11.3||294.0||86.0||11.8||-63.0||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||0.8||0.2||4.1||5.3||1.5||4.9||-4.5||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||1.7||0.5||5.3||2.0||0.6||6.7||-0.2||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||9.1||2.8||6.8||11.7||3.4||9.1||-2.6||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||0.4||0.0||0.5||0.2||0.0||0.5||+0.2||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||0.4||0.0||1.1||0.5||0.1||1.0||-0.1||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||0.5||0.2||1.0||0.3||0.0||1.3||+0.2||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||0.3||0.0||0.8||0.4||0.0||0.7||0||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||0.2||0.0||2.4||0.2||0.0||0.8||0||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||0.9||0.3||3.2||1.0||0.3||3.1||-0.2||24400||P|
|Education and Training||6.0||1.9||2.2||4.3||1.3||2.0||+1.7||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||4.5||1.4||3.1||1.0||0.3||1.9||+3.5||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||0.0||0.0||1.6||0.0||0.0||1.9||0||24700||P|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (opens a new window), 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
An analysis of the total exports by industry sectors in Balonne Shire in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:
- Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($231 million or 72.4%)
- Mining ($34 million or 10.5%)
- Retail Trade ($12 million or 3.8%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $277 million in total or 86.8% of the total exports by total industry in Balonne Shire.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional QLD accounted for 11.3% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 37.0% in Mining; and 2.9% in Retail Trade.
The major differences between total exports by industries in Balonne Shire and Regional QLD were:
- A larger percentage of total exports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (72.4% compared to 11.3%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Mining (10.5% compared to 37.0%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (1.9% compared to 12.9%)
- A smaller percentage of total exports by Accommodation and Food Services (0.5% compared to 5.3%)
The total exports by industries in Balonne Shire decreased by $22.7 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.
The largest change in total exports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in Balonne Shire was for:
- Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (-$63 million)