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Wakefield Regional Council area

Exports

In Wakefield Regional Council area, Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $137 million in 2017/18.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside Wakefield 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
Wakefield 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 Fishing137.245.633.4179.258.137.7-42.0
Mining0.00.014.00.00.015.20
Manufacturing111.337.027.365.321.225.5+46.0
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services0.70.24.22.00.73.3-1.3
Construction0.10.00.10.10.00.00
Wholesale Trade26.08.74.918.05.82.6+8.0
Retail Trade1.60.51.62.40.81.5-0.8
Accommodation and Food Services1.00.31.41.20.42.6-0.2
Transport, Postal and Warehousing5.81.94.018.56.04.9-12.7
Information Media and Telecommunications2.30.80.60.30.00.2+2.1
Financial and Insurance Services0.40.00.30.40.00.30
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services0.20.00.40.20.00.7+0.1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services0.30.00.30.30.00.20
Administrative and Support Services0.60.20.90.20.00.8+0.4
Public Administration and Safety4.41.51.613.54.40.9-9.1
Education and Training7.22.42.25.71.81.7+1.5
Health Care and Social Assistance1.20.41.71.00.31.1+0.2
Arts and Recreation Services0.20.00.20.10.00.2+0.1
Other Services0.30.00.80.30.00.60

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, Wakefield Regional Council area: 45.6% Mining, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0.0% Manufacturing, Wakefield Regional Council area: 37.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0.2% Construction, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Wakefield Regional Council area: 8.7% Retail Trade, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0.5% Accommodation and Food Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Wakefield Regional Council area: 1.9% Information Media and Telecommunications, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0.8% Financial and Insurance Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0.0% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0.0% Administrative and Support Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0.2% Public Administration and Safety, Wakefield Regional Council area: 1.5% Education and Training, Wakefield Regional Council area: 2.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0.0% Other Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0.0%
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, Wakefield Regional Council area: -$42.0 million Mining, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0 million Manufacturing, Wakefield Regional Council area: +$46.0 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: -$1.3 million Construction, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0 million Wholesale Trade, Wakefield Regional Council area: +$8.0 million Retail Trade, Wakefield Regional Council area: -$0.8 million Accommodation and Food Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: -$0.2 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Wakefield Regional Council area: -$12.7 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Wakefield Regional Council area: +$2.1 million Financial and Insurance Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: +$0.1 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0 million Administrative and Support Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: +$0.4 million Public Administration and Safety, Wakefield Regional Council area: -$9.1 million Education and Training, Wakefield Regional Council area: +$1.5 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Wakefield Regional Council area: +$0.2 million Arts and Recreation Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: +$0.1 million Other Services, Wakefield Regional Council area: 0 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 Wakefield Regional Council area in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($137 million or 45.6%)
  • Manufacturing ($111 million or 37.0%)
  • Wholesale Trade ($26 million or 8.7%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $275 million in total or 91.3% of the total exports by total industry in Wakefield Regional Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional SA accounted for 33.4% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; 27.3% in Manufacturing; and 4.9% in Wholesale Trade.

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

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (45.6% compared to 33.4%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (37.0% compared to 27.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Mining (0.0% compared to 14.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (0.2% compared to 4.2%)

Emerging groups

The total exports by industries in Wakefield Regional Council area decreased by $7.8 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

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

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