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Exports

In the City of South Perth, Mining had the largest total exports by industry, generating $296 million in 2016/17.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside the City of South Perth boundaries. Exports (domestic) include all exports from the area to other parts of Australia. Exports (international) includes all exports from the City 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
City of South Perth - Constant prices2016/172011/12Change
Industry
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$m%Western Australia%$m%Western Australia%2011/12 to 2016/17
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing17.81.44.512.61.14.5+5.2
Mining296.122.541.6355.531.334.4-59.4
Manufacturing8.30.616.517.71.620.7-9.3
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services1.00.12.30.20.03.1+0.9
Construction1.50.10.11.00.10.1+0.5
Wholesale Trade1.70.13.31.90.23.5-0.2
Retail Trade4.90.42.05.40.52.1-0.6
Accommodation and Food Services90.06.81.693.18.21.8-3.1
Transport, Postal and Warehousing6.00.56.03.70.36.5+2.3
Information Media and Telecommunications2.10.21.11.40.10.9+0.7
Financial and Insurance Services228.617.43.184.67.51.9+144.0
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services8.90.71.310.50.91.1-1.6
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services243.218.52.7255.122.55.2-12.0
Administrative and Support Services5.10.40.94.90.41.6+0.2
Public Administration and Safety84.86.43.7103.89.14.1-19.0
Education and Training69.25.32.858.75.22.6+10.5
Health Care and Social Assistance117.89.04.455.94.93.5+62.0
Arts and Recreation Services119.29.10.860.25.30.9+58.9
Other Services8.90.71.28.20.71.4+0.7

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , the population experts.

Data are based on a 2015-16 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 2016/17
Total exports by industry sector 2016/17 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Western Australia: 4.5% Mining, Western Australia: 41.6% Manufacturing, Western Australia: 16.5% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Western Australia: 2.3% Construction, Western Australia: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, Western Australia: 3.3% Retail Trade, Western Australia: 2.0% Accommodation and Food Services, Western Australia: 1.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Western Australia: 6.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, Western Australia: 1.1% Financial and Insurance Services, Western Australia: 3.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Western Australia: 1.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Western Australia: 2.7% Administrative and Support Services, Western Australia: 0.9% Public Administration and Safety, Western Australia: 3.7% Education and Training, Western Australia: 2.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, Western Australia: 4.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Western Australia: 0.8% Other Services, Western Australia: 1.2% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of South Perth: 1.4% Mining, City of South Perth: 22.5% Manufacturing, City of South Perth: 0.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of South Perth: 0.1% Construction, City of South Perth: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, City of South Perth: 0.1% Retail Trade, City of South Perth: 0.4% Accommodation and Food Services, City of South Perth: 6.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of South Perth: 0.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of South Perth: 0.2% Financial and Insurance Services, City of South Perth: 17.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of South Perth: 0.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of South Perth: 18.5% Administrative and Support Services, City of South Perth: 0.4% Public Administration and Safety, City of South Perth: 6.4% Education and Training, City of South Perth: 5.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of South Perth: 9.0% Arts and Recreation Services, City of South Perth: 9.1% Other Services, City of South Perth: 0.7%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in total exports by industry sector, 2011/12 to 2016/17
Change in total exports by industry sector, 2011/12 to 2016/17 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of South Perth: +$5.2 million Mining, City of South Perth: -$59.4 million Manufacturing, City of South Perth: -$9.3 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of South Perth: +$0.9 million Construction, City of South Perth: +$0.5 million Wholesale Trade, City of South Perth: -$0.2 million Retail Trade, City of South Perth: -$0.6 million Accommodation and Food Services, City of South Perth: -$3.1 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of South Perth: +$2.3 million Information Media and Telecommunications, City of South Perth: +$0.7 million Financial and Insurance Services, City of South Perth: +$144.0 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of South Perth: -$1.6 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of South Perth: -$12.0 million Administrative and Support Services, City of South Perth: +$0.2 million Public Administration and Safety, City of South Perth: -$19.0 million Education and Training, City of South Perth: +$10.5 million Health Care and Social Assistance, City of South Perth: +$62.0 million Arts and Recreation Services, City of South Perth: +$58.9 million Other Services, City of South Perth: +$0.7 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the total exports by industry sectors in City of South Perth in 2016/17 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Mining ($296 million or 22.5%)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services ($243 million or 18.5%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($229 million or 17.4%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $768 million in total or 58.4% of the total exports by total industry in the City of South Perth.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Western Australia accounted for 41.6% in Mining; 2.7% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services; and 3.1% in Financial and Insurance Services.

The major differences between total exports by industries in the City of South Perth and Western Australia were:

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (18.5% compared to 2.7%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Financial and Insurance Services (17.4% compared to 3.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Mining (22.5% compared to 41.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (0.6% compared to 16.5%)

Emerging groups

The total exports by industries in the City of South Perth increased by $180.7 million between 2011/12 and 2016/17.

The largest changes in total exports by industries between 2011/12 and 2016/17 in the City of South Perth were for:

  • Financial and Insurance Services (+$144 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$62 million)
  • Mining (-$59 million)
  • Arts and Recreation Services (+$59 million)

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