Redland City


In Redland City, Manufacturing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $765 million in 2020/21.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside Redland City 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.

Data source

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Total exports by industry sector
Redland City2020/212015/16Change
Industry$m%. Queensland$m%. Queensland2015/16 - 2020/21
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing33.51.56.347.13.06.9-13.6
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services86.83.94.587.55.64.8-0.6
Wholesale Trade77.43.54.477.44.93.7+0.0
Retail Trade52.42.42.584.45.42.7-32.0
Accommodation and Food Services44.32.02.755.03.53.5-10.7
Transport, Postal and Warehousing576.625.98.0139.48.98.8+437.2
Information Media and Telecommunications34.
Financial and Insurance Services24.81.13.427.31.72.9-2.5
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services30.91.40.727.11.70.9+3.8
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services38.61.73.448.93.14.2-10.3
Administrative and Support Services95.74.31.479.65.11.0+16.1
Public Administration and Safety19.60.95.815.21.05.1+4.4
Education and Training61.62.83.434.62.23.5+27.1
Health Care and Social Assistance46.42.14.948.33.13.3-1.9
Arts and Recreation Services7.
Other Services101.84.61.556.83.61.5+45.0
Total industries2,226.9100.0100.01,572.8100.0100.0+654.1

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021. Compiled and presented in by .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2018-19 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

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the total exports by industry sectors in Redland City in 2020/21 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing (765 million or 34.4%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (577 million or 25.9%)
  • Mining (120 million or 5.4%)

In combination these three industries accounted for 1,462 million in total or 65.6% of the total exports by industry in the Redland City.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 16.1% in Manufacturing; 8.0% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing and 28.6% in Mining.

The major differences between the total exports by industries of Redland City and Queensland were:

  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Mining (5.4% compared to 28.6%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (34.4% compared to 16.1%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (25.9% compared to 8.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Public Administration and Safety (0.9% compared to 5.8%)

Emerging groups

The total total exports by industry in Redland City $increased by 654 million between 2015/16 and 2020/21.

The largest changes in the total exports by industries between 2015/16 and 2020/21 in Redland City were for:

  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$437 million)
  • Manufacturing (+$109 million)
  • Mining (+$66 million)
  • Other Services (+$45 million)

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