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RDA Murraylands and Riverland region

Exports

In the RDA Murraylands and Riverland region, Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $1,816 million in 2019/20.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside the RDA Murraylands and Riverland 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.

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Total exports by industry sector
RDA Murraylands and Riverland region - Constant prices2019/202014/15Change
Industry
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$m%South Australia%$m%South Australia%2014/15 to 2019/20
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing1,816.152.99.72,161.861.211.8-345.7
Mining8.30.25.624.80.79.1-16.5
Manufacturing683.619.919.5584.716.621.9+98.9
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services133.43.96.9107.73.05.5+25.8
Construction7.00.20.23.30.10.1+3.7
Wholesale Trade159.64.75.0144.64.14.2+15.1
Retail Trade59.31.73.163.91.83.3-4.6
Accommodation and Food Services57.31.72.465.61.92.6-8.3
Transport, Postal and Warehousing200.35.86.0165.04.76.6+35.3
Information Media and Telecommunications18.20.53.45.90.22.3+12.2
Financial and Insurance Services11.10.37.811.10.37.40
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services7.50.21.07.40.20.6+0.1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services11.30.34.37.50.23.5+3.8
Administrative and Support Services40.41.21.441.01.21.3-0.6
Public Administration and Safety63.71.97.138.41.16.9+25.3
Education and Training44.31.34.822.20.64.0+22.1
Health Care and Social Assistance71.62.19.350.61.46.7+21.0
Arts and Recreation Services25.30.70.911.60.30.9+13.7
Other Services12.80.41.513.20.41.4-0.4

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 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

Total exports by industry sector 2019/20
Total exports by industry sector 2019/20 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, South Australia: 9.7% Mining, South Australia: 5.6% Manufacturing, South Australia: 19.5% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, South Australia: 6.9% Construction, South Australia: 0.2% Wholesale Trade, South Australia: 5.0% Retail Trade, South Australia: 3.1% Accommodation and Food Services, South Australia: 2.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, South Australia: 6.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, South Australia: 3.4% Financial and Insurance Services, South Australia: 7.8% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, South Australia: 1.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, South Australia: 4.3% Administrative and Support Services, South Australia: 1.4% Public Administration and Safety, South Australia: 7.1% Education and Training, South Australia: 4.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, South Australia: 9.3% Arts and Recreation Services, South Australia: 0.9% Other Services, South Australia: 1.5% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: 52.9% Mining, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: 0.2% Manufacturing, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: 19.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: 3.9% Construction, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: 0.2% Wholesale Trade, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: 4.7% Retail Trade, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: 1.7% Accommodation and Food Services, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: 1.7% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: 5.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: 0.5% Financial and Insurance Services, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: 0.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: 0.2% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: 0.3% Administrative and Support Services, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: 1.2% Public Administration and Safety, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: 1.9% Education and Training, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: 1.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: 2.1% Arts and Recreation Services, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: 0.7% Other Services, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: 0.4%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in total exports by industry sector, 2014/15 to 2019/20
Change in total exports by industry sector, 2014/15 to 2019/20 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: -$345.7 million Mining, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: -$16.5 million Manufacturing, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: +$98.9 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: +$25.8 million Construction, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: +$3.7 million Wholesale Trade, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: +$15.1 million Retail Trade, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: -$4.6 million Accommodation and Food Services, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: -$8.3 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: +$35.3 million Information Media and Telecommunications, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: +$12.2 million Financial and Insurance Services, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: 0 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: +$0.1 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: +$3.8 million Administrative and Support Services, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: -$0.6 million Public Administration and Safety, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: +$25.3 million Education and Training, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: +$22.1 million Health Care and Social Assistance, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: +$21.0 million Arts and Recreation Services, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: +$13.7 million Other Services, RDA Murraylands and Riverland region: -$0.4 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the total exports by industry sectors in RDA Murraylands and Riverland region in 2019/20 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($1,816 million or 52.9%)
  • Manufacturing ($684 million or 19.9%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($200 million or 5.8%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $2,700 million in total or 78.7% of the total exports by total industry in the RDA Murraylands and Riverland region.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in South Australia accounted for 9.7% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 19.5% in Manufacturing; and 6.0% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing.

The major differences between total exports by industries in the RDA Murraylands and Riverland region and South Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (52.9% compared to 9.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Financial and Insurance Services (0.3% compared to 7.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Health Care and Social Assistance (2.1% compared to 9.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Mining (0.2% compared to 5.6%)

Emerging groups

The total exports by industries in the RDA Murraylands and Riverland region decreased by $99.3 million between 2014/15 and 2019/20.

The largest changes in total exports by industries between 2014/15 and 2019/20 in the RDA Murraylands and Riverland region were for:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (-$346 million)
  • Manufacturing (+$99 million)

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