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Mid North Region

Exports

In Mid North Region, Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $700 million in 2019/20.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside Mid North 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
Mid North Region - Constant prices2019/202014/15Change
Industry
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$m%Regional SA%$m%Regional SA%2014/15 to 2019/20
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing700.158.737.7896.967.838.2-196.8
Mining24.52.114.520.61.626.0+3.9
Manufacturing249.620.924.5247.518.720.1+2.2
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services27.62.34.126.42.02.0+1.2
Construction2.20.20.20.80.10.1+1.4
Wholesale Trade43.63.72.630.32.31.9+13.3
Retail Trade11.41.02.210.10.81.6+1.3
Accommodation and Food Services19.81.71.923.81.81.9-4.0
Transport, Postal and Warehousing15.41.33.526.22.03.4-10.8
Information Media and Telecommunications26.92.30.51.70.10.2+25.3
Financial and Insurance Services17.71.50.54.00.30.3+13.7
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services0.50.00.30.60.00.2-0.1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services3.30.30.43.10.20.2+0.2
Administrative and Support Services8.60.71.02.80.20.7+5.8
Public Administration and Safety11.30.91.314.01.10.7-2.8
Education and Training13.51.11.64.00.30.7+9.4
Health Care and Social Assistance9.50.82.15.30.41.1+4.2
Arts and Recreation Services0.80.10.20.30.00.1+0.5
Other Services5.90.50.73.60.30.4+2.4

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, Regional SA: 37.7% Mining, Regional SA: 14.5% Manufacturing, Regional SA: 24.5% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Regional SA: 4.1% Construction, Regional SA: 0.2% Wholesale Trade, Regional SA: 2.6% Retail Trade, Regional SA: 2.2% Accommodation and Food Services, Regional SA: 1.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Regional SA: 3.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, Regional SA: 0.5% Financial and Insurance Services, Regional SA: 0.5% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Regional SA: 0.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Regional SA: 0.4% Administrative and Support Services, Regional SA: 1.0% Public Administration and Safety, Regional SA: 1.3% Education and Training, Regional SA: 1.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Regional SA: 2.1% Arts and Recreation Services, Regional SA: 0.2% Other Services, Regional SA: 0.7% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Mid North Region: 58.7% Mining, Mid North Region: 2.1% Manufacturing, Mid North Region: 20.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Mid North Region: 2.3% Construction, Mid North Region: 0.2% Wholesale Trade, Mid North Region: 3.7% Retail Trade, Mid North Region: 1.0% Accommodation and Food Services, Mid North Region: 1.7% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Mid North Region: 1.3% Information Media and Telecommunications, Mid North Region: 2.3% Financial and Insurance Services, Mid North Region: 1.5% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Mid North Region: 0.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Mid North Region: 0.3% Administrative and Support Services, Mid North Region: 0.7% Public Administration and Safety, Mid North Region: 0.9% Education and Training, Mid North Region: 1.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, Mid North Region: 0.8% Arts and Recreation Services, Mid North Region: 0.1% Other Services, Mid North Region: 0.5%
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, Mid North Region: -$196.8 million Mining, Mid North Region: +$3.9 million Manufacturing, Mid North Region: +$2.2 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Mid North Region: +$1.2 million Construction, Mid North Region: +$1.4 million Wholesale Trade, Mid North Region: +$13.3 million Retail Trade, Mid North Region: +$1.3 million Accommodation and Food Services, Mid North Region: -$4.0 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Mid North Region: -$10.8 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Mid North Region: +$25.3 million Financial and Insurance Services, Mid North Region: +$13.7 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Mid North Region: -$0.1 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Mid North Region: +$0.2 million Administrative and Support Services, Mid North Region: +$5.8 million Public Administration and Safety, Mid North Region: -$2.8 million Education and Training, Mid North Region: +$9.4 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Mid North Region: +$4.2 million Arts and Recreation Services, Mid North Region: +$0.5 million Other Services, Mid North Region: +$2.4 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 Mid North Region in 2019/20 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($700 million or 58.7%)
  • Manufacturing ($250 million or 20.9%)
  • Wholesale Trade ($44 million or 3.7%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $993 million in total or 83.3% of the total exports by total industry in Mid North Region.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional SA accounted for 37.7% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 24.5% in Manufacturing; and 2.6% in Wholesale Trade.

The major differences between total exports by industries in Mid North Region and Regional SA were:

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (58.7% compared to 37.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Mining (2.1% compared to 14.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (20.9% compared to 24.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (1.3% compared to 3.5%)

Emerging groups

The total exports by industries in Mid North Region decreased by $129.7 million between 2014/15 and 2019/20.

The largest change in total exports by industries between 2014/15 and 2019/20 in Mid North Region was for:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (-$197 million)

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