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RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region

Exports

In the RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region, Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $1,800 million in 2017/18.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside the RDA Wide Bay Burnett 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 Wide Bay Burnett Region - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Queensland%$m%Queensland%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing1,800.027.46.81,497.223.76.7+302.8
Mining977.814.922.3506.88.016.8+471.0
Manufacturing1,691.225.715.71,658.926.320.9+32.3
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services454.56.94.4996.015.85.0-541.6
Construction7.40.10.19.20.10.1-1.7
Wholesale Trade56.50.93.6112.61.84.5-56.1
Retail Trade141.02.13.2128.22.03.2+12.8
Accommodation and Food Services297.54.53.5360.45.74.3-62.9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing436.46.610.7445.57.113.6-9.1
Information Media and Telecommunications30.80.50.918.00.30.6+12.7
Financial and Insurance Services34.40.53.636.10.62.7-1.8
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services19.10.31.238.30.61.2-19.2
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services42.60.64.136.80.64.0+5.8
Administrative and Support Services89.91.42.323.10.40.8+66.8
Public Administration and Safety61.00.96.545.90.76.3+15.1
Education and Training116.41.83.6190.73.03.0-74.3
Health Care and Social Assistance95.21.44.469.91.13.1+25.3
Arts and Recreation Services80.51.21.617.90.31.7+62.6
Other Services148.62.31.4122.21.91.4+26.4

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, Queensland: 6.8% Mining, Queensland: 22.3% Manufacturing, Queensland: 15.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Queensland: 4.4% Construction, Queensland: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, Queensland: 3.6% Retail Trade, Queensland: 3.2% Accommodation and Food Services, Queensland: 3.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Queensland: 10.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, Queensland: 0.9% Financial and Insurance Services, Queensland: 3.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Queensland: 1.2% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Queensland: 4.1% Administrative and Support Services, Queensland: 2.3% Public Administration and Safety, Queensland: 6.5% Education and Training, Queensland: 3.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Queensland: 4.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Queensland: 1.6% Other Services, Queensland: 1.4% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 27.4% Mining, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 14.9% Manufacturing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 25.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 6.9% Construction, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 0.9% Retail Trade, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 2.1% Accommodation and Food Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 4.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 6.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 0.5% Financial and Insurance Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 0.5% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 0.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 0.6% Administrative and Support Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 1.4% Public Administration and Safety, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 0.9% Education and Training, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 1.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 1.4% Arts and Recreation Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 1.2% Other Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: 2.3%
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 Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$302.8 million Mining, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$471.0 million Manufacturing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$32.3 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$541.6 million Construction, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$1.7 million Wholesale Trade, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$56.1 million Retail Trade, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$12.8 million Accommodation and Food Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$62.9 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$9.1 million Information Media and Telecommunications, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$12.7 million Financial and Insurance Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$1.8 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$19.2 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$5.8 million Administrative and Support Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$66.8 million Public Administration and Safety, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$15.1 million Education and Training, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: -$74.3 million Health Care and Social Assistance, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$25.3 million Arts and Recreation Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$62.6 million Other Services, RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region: +$26.4 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 Wide Bay Burnett Region in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($1,800 million or 27.4%)
  • Manufacturing ($1,691 million or 25.7%)
  • Mining ($978 million or 14.9%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $4,469 million in total or 67.9% of the total exports by total industry in the RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 6.8% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 15.7% in Manufacturing; and 22.3% in Mining.

The major differences between total exports by industries in the RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (27.4% compared to 6.8%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (25.7% compared to 15.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Mining (14.9% compared to 22.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Public Administration and Safety (0.9% compared to 6.5%)

Emerging groups

The total exports by industries in the RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region increased by $266.9 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in total exports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in the RDA Wide Bay Burnett Region were for:

  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (-$542 million)
  • Mining (+$471 million)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (+$303 million)
  • Education and Training (-$74 million)

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