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Port Pirie Regional Council area

Exports

In Port Pirie Regional Council area, Manufacturing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $436 million in 2017/18.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside Port Pirie Regional Council area 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
Port Pirie Regional Council area - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Regional SA%$m%Regional SA%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing58.88.733.482.213.337.7-23.3
Mining2.10.314.07.21.215.2-5.1
Manufacturing435.964.727.3430.269.425.5+5.7
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services68.110.14.229.54.83.3+38.6
Construction0.20.00.10.30.00.0-0.1
Wholesale Trade8.51.34.92.40.42.6+6.1
Retail Trade7.01.01.68.21.31.5-1.1
Accommodation and Food Services3.60.51.412.22.02.6-8.6
Transport, Postal and Warehousing6.51.04.016.22.64.9-9.7
Information Media and Telecommunications9.91.50.61.00.20.2+8.9
Financial and Insurance Services1.70.30.32.00.30.3-0.3
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services0.40.00.40.70.10.7-0.3
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services1.60.20.31.20.20.2+0.4
Administrative and Support Services4.40.70.92.30.40.8+2.2
Public Administration and Safety2.80.41.62.50.40.9+0.3
Education and Training27.74.12.211.31.81.7+16.4
Health Care and Social Assistance25.23.71.77.31.21.1+17.9
Arts and Recreation Services0.30.00.20.10.00.2+0.2
Other Services8.81.30.83.10.50.6+5.7

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, Regional SA: 33.4% Mining, Regional SA: 14.0% Manufacturing, Regional SA: 27.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Regional SA: 4.2% Construction, Regional SA: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, Regional SA: 4.9% Retail Trade, Regional SA: 1.6% Accommodation and Food Services, Regional SA: 1.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Regional SA: 4.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, Regional SA: 0.6% Financial and Insurance Services, Regional SA: 0.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Regional SA: 0.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Regional SA: 0.3% Administrative and Support Services, Regional SA: 0.9% Public Administration and Safety, Regional SA: 1.6% Education and Training, Regional SA: 2.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, Regional SA: 1.7% Arts and Recreation Services, Regional SA: 0.2% Other Services, Regional SA: 0.8% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 8.7% Mining, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 0.3% Manufacturing, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 64.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 10.1% Construction, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 1.3% Retail Trade, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 1.0% Accommodation and Food Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 0.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 1.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 1.5% Financial and Insurance Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 0.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 0.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 0.2% Administrative and Support Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 0.7% Public Administration and Safety, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 0.4% Education and Training, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 4.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 3.7% Arts and Recreation Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 0.0% Other Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 1.3%
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, Port Pirie Regional Council area: -$23.3 million Mining, Port Pirie Regional Council area: -$5.1 million Manufacturing, Port Pirie Regional Council area: +$5.7 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: +$38.6 million Construction, Port Pirie Regional Council area: -$0.1 million Wholesale Trade, Port Pirie Regional Council area: +$6.1 million Retail Trade, Port Pirie Regional Council area: -$1.1 million Accommodation and Food Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: -$8.6 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Port Pirie Regional Council area: -$9.7 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Port Pirie Regional Council area: +$8.9 million Financial and Insurance Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: -$0.3 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: -$0.3 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: +$0.4 million Administrative and Support Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: +$2.2 million Public Administration and Safety, Port Pirie Regional Council area: +$0.3 million Education and Training, Port Pirie Regional Council area: +$16.4 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Port Pirie Regional Council area: +$17.9 million Arts and Recreation Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: +$0.2 million Other Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: +$5.7 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 Port Pirie Regional Council area in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($436 million or 64.7%)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($68 million or 10.1%)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($59 million or 8.7%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $563 million in total or 83.5% of the total exports by total industry in Port Pirie Regional Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional SA accounted for 27.3% in Manufacturing; 4.2% in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services; and 33.4% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing.

The major differences between total exports by industries in Port Pirie Regional Council area and Regional SA were:

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (64.7% compared to 27.3%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (10.1% compared to 4.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (8.7% compared to 33.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Mining (0.3% compared to 14.0%)

Emerging groups

The total exports by industries in Port Pirie Regional Council area increased by $53.7 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

There were no major changes in total exports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in Port Pirie Regional Council area.

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