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Exports

In the Sydney Eastern Suburbs, Education and Training had the largest total exports by industry, generating $1,505 million in 2017/18.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside the Sydney Eastern Suburbs 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
Sydney Eastern Suburbs - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%New South Wales%$m%New South Wales%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing9.50.12.822.60.43.7-13.0
Mining16.60.25.02.80.05.0+13.8
Manufacturing232.13.415.3231.53.917.9+0.6
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services13.90.22.416.50.34.2-2.7
Construction5.80.10.14.90.10.1+0.9
Wholesale Trade48.90.76.680.31.45.6-31.4
Retail Trade348.65.12.7257.84.42.4+90.8
Accommodation and Food Services477.17.03.2214.53.62.6+262.6
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1,019.715.09.5963.316.310.0+56.4
Information Media and Telecommunications226.83.36.7132.82.25.9+94.0
Financial and Insurance Services208.93.117.6139.32.416.2+69.6
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services50.60.70.941.80.70.6+8.9
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services694.310.29.3484.58.27.9+209.8
Administrative and Support Services292.24.32.3404.86.82.6-112.6
Public Administration and Safety425.16.25.2427.17.25.2-1.9
Education and Training1,504.822.13.91,324.322.43.3+180.4
Health Care and Social Assistance834.312.23.6781.313.23.4+53.1
Arts and Recreation Services243.13.61.3205.23.51.4+37.9
Other Services162.42.41.5178.33.01.7-15.9

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, New South Wales: 2.8% Mining, New South Wales: 5.0% Manufacturing, New South Wales: 15.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: 2.4% Construction, New South Wales: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, New South Wales: 6.6% Retail Trade, New South Wales: 2.7% Accommodation and Food Services, New South Wales: 3.2% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: 9.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, New South Wales: 6.7% Financial and Insurance Services, New South Wales: 17.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, New South Wales: 0.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, New South Wales: 9.3% Administrative and Support Services, New South Wales: 2.3% Public Administration and Safety, New South Wales: 5.2% Education and Training, New South Wales: 3.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, New South Wales: 3.6% Arts and Recreation Services, New South Wales: 1.3% Other Services, New South Wales: 1.5% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 0.1% Mining, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 0.2% Manufacturing, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 3.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 0.2% Construction, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 0.1% Wholesale Trade, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 0.7% Retail Trade, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 5.1% Accommodation and Food Services, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 7.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 15.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 3.3% Financial and Insurance Services, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 3.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 0.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 10.2% Administrative and Support Services, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 4.3% Public Administration and Safety, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 6.2% Education and Training, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 22.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 12.2% Arts and Recreation Services, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 3.6% Other Services, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: 2.4%
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, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: -$13.0 million Mining, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: +$13.8 million Manufacturing, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: +$0.6 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: -$2.7 million Construction, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: +$0.9 million Wholesale Trade, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: -$31.4 million Retail Trade, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: +$90.8 million Accommodation and Food Services, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: +$262.6 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: +$56.4 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: +$94.0 million Financial and Insurance Services, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: +$69.6 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: +$8.9 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: +$209.8 million Administrative and Support Services, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: -$112.6 million Public Administration and Safety, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: -$1.9 million Education and Training, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: +$180.4 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: +$53.1 million Arts and Recreation Services, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: +$37.9 million Other Services, Sydney Eastern Suburbs: -$15.9 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 Sydney Eastern Suburbs in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Education and Training ($1,505 million or 22.1%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($1,020 million or 15.0%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($834 million or 12.2%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $3,359 million in total or 49.3% of the total exports by total industry in the Sydney Eastern Suburbs.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 3.9% in Education and Training; 9.5% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing; and 3.6% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

The major differences between total exports by industries in the Sydney Eastern Suburbs and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Education and Training (22.1% compared to 3.9%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Health Care and Social Assistance (12.2% compared to 3.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Financial and Insurance Services (3.1% compared to 17.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (3.4% compared to 15.3%)

Emerging groups

The total exports by industries in the Sydney Eastern Suburbs increased by $901.3 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in total exports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in the Sydney Eastern Suburbs were for:

  • Accommodation and Food Services (+$263 million)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+$210 million)
  • Education and Training (+$180 million)
  • Administrative and Support Services (-$113 million)

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