SUBDIVISION 48 - WATER TRANSPORT
In the 2010-11 financial year, Total income of the Water Transport industry subdivision was $4.5b, of which $3.8b (84.0%) represented Total income from transport services. Income from water freight transport services amounted to $1.7b (44.7% of Total income from transport services). A further $1.5b (39.5%) was derived from Other income from transport services.
The Water Transport industry subdivision incurred Total expenses of $4.3b in the financial year 2010-11, the major item being Payments to contractors and other businesses for transport services of $1.7b (39.6%). Labour costs of $0.9b represented 20.8% of Total expenses.