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Southern Flinders Region

Exports

In Southern Flinders Region, Manufacturing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $456 million in 2017/18.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside Southern Flinders 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
Southern Flinders Region - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Regional SA%$m%Regional SA%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing261.724.033.4364.635.937.7-102.8
Mining5.40.514.08.70.915.2-3.4
Manufacturing456.141.927.3453.444.725.5+2.6
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services149.313.74.252.65.23.3+96.7
Construction0.40.00.10.50.00.0-0.1
Wholesale Trade63.55.84.933.23.32.6+30.3
Retail Trade8.60.81.69.40.91.5-0.7
Accommodation and Food Services7.00.61.415.81.62.6-8.8
Transport, Postal and Warehousing28.82.64.025.22.54.9+3.6
Information Media and Telecommunications13.11.20.61.40.10.2+11.7
Financial and Insurance Services3.20.30.33.90.40.3-0.7
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services0.50.00.40.80.10.7-0.3
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services2.20.20.31.70.20.2+0.5
Administrative and Support Services5.10.50.93.10.30.8+2.0
Public Administration and Safety3.90.41.63.50.30.9+0.4
Education and Training40.73.72.221.42.11.7+19.3
Health Care and Social Assistance28.62.61.79.91.01.1+18.7
Arts and Recreation Services1.20.10.21.20.10.2+0.1
Other Services9.50.90.84.10.40.6+5.4

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, 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, Southern Flinders Region: 24.0% Mining, Southern Flinders Region: 0.5% Manufacturing, Southern Flinders Region: 41.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Southern Flinders Region: 13.7% Construction, Southern Flinders Region: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Southern Flinders Region: 5.8% Retail Trade, Southern Flinders Region: 0.8% Accommodation and Food Services, Southern Flinders Region: 0.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Southern Flinders Region: 2.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, Southern Flinders Region: 1.2% Financial and Insurance Services, Southern Flinders Region: 0.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Southern Flinders Region: 0.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Southern Flinders Region: 0.2% Administrative and Support Services, Southern Flinders Region: 0.5% Public Administration and Safety, Southern Flinders Region: 0.4% Education and Training, Southern Flinders Region: 3.7% Health Care and Social Assistance, Southern Flinders Region: 2.6% Arts and Recreation Services, Southern Flinders Region: 0.1% Other Services, Southern Flinders Region: 0.9%
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, Southern Flinders Region: -$102.8 million Mining, Southern Flinders Region: -$3.4 million Manufacturing, Southern Flinders Region: +$2.6 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Southern Flinders Region: +$96.7 million Construction, Southern Flinders Region: -$0.1 million Wholesale Trade, Southern Flinders Region: +$30.3 million Retail Trade, Southern Flinders Region: -$0.7 million Accommodation and Food Services, Southern Flinders Region: -$8.8 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Southern Flinders Region: +$3.6 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Southern Flinders Region: +$11.7 million Financial and Insurance Services, Southern Flinders Region: -$0.7 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Southern Flinders Region: -$0.3 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Southern Flinders Region: +$0.5 million Administrative and Support Services, Southern Flinders Region: +$2.0 million Public Administration and Safety, Southern Flinders Region: +$0.4 million Education and Training, Southern Flinders Region: +$19.3 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Southern Flinders Region: +$18.7 million Arts and Recreation Services, Southern Flinders Region: +$0.1 million Other Services, Southern Flinders Region: +$5.4 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 Southern Flinders Region in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($456 million or 41.9%)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($262 million or 24.0%)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($149 million or 13.7%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $867 million in total or 79.7% of the total exports by total industry in Southern Flinders Region.

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

The major differences between total exports by industries in Southern Flinders Region and Regional SA were:

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (41.9% compared to 27.3%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (13.7% compared to 4.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Mining (0.5% compared to 14.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (24.0% compared to 33.4%)

Emerging groups

The total exports by industries in Southern Flinders Region increased by $74.4 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in total exports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in Southern Flinders Region were for:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (-$103 million)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (+$97 million)

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