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RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region

Exports

In the RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region, Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $778 million in 2017/18.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside the RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula 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 Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%South Australia%$m%South Australia%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing778.133.58.11,018.736.910.4-240.7
Mining301.913.03.6287.310.44.5+14.6
Manufacturing653.528.218.4891.332.321.5-237.7
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services44.01.97.337.01.36.6+7.0
Construction1.20.10.11.20.00.10
Wholesale Trade131.95.77.267.32.44.8+64.6
Retail Trade48.12.13.743.81.63.6+4.3
Accommodation and Food Services41.01.82.163.82.32.6-22.8
Transport, Postal and Warehousing117.05.07.4205.07.47.8-88.0
Information Media and Telecommunications5.60.23.92.70.12.6+2.9
Financial and Insurance Services7.30.37.87.80.37.5-0.6
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services13.20.60.65.30.20.9+7.9
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services5.90.33.85.90.23.80
Administrative and Support Services18.60.81.316.60.61.2+2.0
Public Administration and Safety39.41.77.711.80.47.5+27.7
Education and Training45.32.05.045.01.65.0+0.3
Health Care and Social Assistance39.41.79.128.11.07.0+11.3
Arts and Recreation Services1.10.01.01.10.01.0+0.1
Other Services27.31.21.820.50.71.5+6.8

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018. 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

Total exports by industry sector 2017/18
Total exports by industry sector 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, South Australia: 8.1% Mining, South Australia: 3.6% Manufacturing, South Australia: 18.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, South Australia: 7.3% Construction, South Australia: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, South Australia: 7.2% Retail Trade, South Australia: 3.7% Accommodation and Food Services, South Australia: 2.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, South Australia: 7.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, South Australia: 3.9% Financial and Insurance Services, South Australia: 7.8% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, South Australia: 0.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, South Australia: 3.8% Administrative and Support Services, South Australia: 1.3% Public Administration and Safety, South Australia: 7.7% Education and Training, South Australia: 5.0% Health Care and Social Assistance, South Australia: 9.1% Arts and Recreation Services, South Australia: 1.0% Other Services, South Australia: 1.8% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 33.5% Mining, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 13.0% Manufacturing, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 28.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 1.9% Construction, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 5.7% Retail Trade, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 2.1% Accommodation and Food Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 1.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 5.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 0.2% Financial and Insurance Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 0.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 0.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 0.3% Administrative and Support Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 0.8% Public Administration and Safety, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 1.7% Education and Training, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 2.0% Health Care and Social Assistance, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 1.7% Arts and Recreation Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 0.0% Other Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 1.2%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in total exports by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18
Change in total exports by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$240.7 million Mining, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$14.6 million Manufacturing, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$237.7 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$7.0 million Construction, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 0 million Wholesale Trade, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$64.6 million Retail Trade, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$4.3 million Accommodation and Food Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$22.8 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$88.0 million Information Media and Telecommunications, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$2.9 million Financial and Insurance Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: -$0.6 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$7.9 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: 0 million Administrative and Support Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$2.0 million Public Administration and Safety, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$27.7 million Education and Training, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$0.3 million Health Care and Social Assistance, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$11.3 million Arts and Recreation Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$0.1 million Other Services, RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region: +$6.8 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the total exports by industry sectors in RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($778 million or 33.5%)
  • Manufacturing ($654 million or 28.2%)
  • Mining ($302 million or 13.0%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $1,733 million in total or 74.7% of the total exports by total industry in the RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in South Australia accounted for 8.1% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 18.4% in Manufacturing; and 3.6% in Mining.

The major differences between total exports by industries in the RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region and South Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (33.5% compared to 8.1%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (28.2% compared to 18.4%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Mining (13.0% compared to 3.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Financial and Insurance Services (0.3% compared to 7.8%)

Emerging groups

The total exports by industries in the RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region decreased by $440.2 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in total exports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in the RDA Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula Region were for:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (-$241 million)
  • Manufacturing (-$238 million)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (-$88 million)
  • Wholesale Trade (+$65 million)

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