From 1999-2000 to 2000-01, manufacturing sales and service income (at current prices) in Tasmania decreased by $450.6 million (8.2%), from $5,494.2 million to $5,043.6 million. In 2000-01, Metal product manufacturing was the largest contributor to manufacturing sales and service income, closely followed by Wood and paper product manufacturing and Food, beverage and tobacco manufacturing.
From 1999-2000 to 2000-01, seven of the nine manufacturing subdivisions recorded decreases in sales and service income (current prices). Wood and paper product manufacturing recorded the larges decrease in dollar terms ($303.6 million).
The Metal product manufacturing subdivision recorded the largest increase in dollar terms ($161.8 million), followed by the Petroleum, coal, chemical and associated product manufacturing subdivision ($110.9 million).
MANUFACTURING SALES AND SERVICE INCOME, Tasmania(a)(b)
|Food, beverage and tobacco manufacturing|
|Textile, clothing, footwear and leather manufacturing|
|Wood and paper product manufacturing|
|Printing, publishing and recorded media|
|Petroleum, coal, chemical and associated product manufacturing|
|Non-metallic mineral product manufacturing|
|Metal product manufacturing|
|Machinery and equipment manufacturing|
(a) These data are for manufacturing management units, and represent a break in series from the manufacturing establishment data previously published.
(b) Value data are at current prices and therefore do not discount the impact of price changes.
Source: Manufacturing Industry, Australia (cat. no. 8221.0).