NORTHERN TERRITORY

Document Sample
NORTHERN TERRITORY Powered By Docstoc
					                                                                                                                                                         Fact Sheet




                                                                                         NORTHERN TERRITORY

Recent economic indicators:
                                                                                                        2008-09                             2009-10
Estimated resident population (June):                                                                   226,207                              229,711
Real Gross State Product growth (%):                                                                          5.1                                 1.3
Real GSP per head growth (%):                                                                                 2.6                                 -0.9
GSP (current prices) (A$m):                                                                               16,658                              16,248
Proportion of Australian GDP (%):                                                                             1.3                                 1.3
Change in real final demand (%):                                                                              9.2                                 -5.0
Unemployment rate (%):                                                                                        3.6                                 3.4

Goods and services trade:
                                                                                                  Northern Territory's trade, 2010:
                    Northern Territory's trade with the world
                                      A$m                                                                                                   A$m
     8,000
                                                                                                                             Goods         Services              Total
     6,000                                                                                        Exports:                     5,411              883           6,294
                                                                                                  Imports:                     3,479              519           3,998
     4,000
                                                                                                                              % Share of Australian trade
     2,000
                                                                                                  Exports:                        2.3             1.7              2.2
                                                                                                  Imports:                        1.7             0.9              1.5
        0

             2005        2006        2007        2008            2009        2010                 Average annual goods and services export growth
                                       Exports                Imports
                                                                                                  over the last 5 Years:                15.2%


Goods trade:
Northern Territory's major exports, 2010:                                                         Northern Territory's major imports, 2010:
                                                                           A$m                                                                                   A$m
Natural gas                                                               2,184                   Natural gas                                                   1,651
Manganese ores and concentrates                                           1,006                   Refined petroleum                                               557
Zinc ores & concentrates                                                    249                   Non-electric engines & motors                                   110
Iron ore & concentrates                                                     191                   Trailers & semi-trailers                                        110
Live animals (excl seafood)                                                 184                   Pearls & gems                                                     87
Pearls & gems                                                               150                   Passenger motor vehicles                                          86
Crude petroleum                                                              75                   Goods vehicles                                                    41
Refined petroleum                                                            59                   Civil engineering equipment & parts                               34
Inorganic chemical elements                                                  57                   Tubes & pipes of iron or steel                                    33
Aluminium ores & conc (incl alumina)                                         41                   Measuring & analysing instruments                                 28


Northern Territory's principal export destinations, 2010:                                             Northern Territory's principal import sources, 2010:
                                                   A$m                  % Share                                                                  A$m        % Share
Japan                                             2,389                    44.2                   Singapore                                       544             15.6
China                                             1,265                    23.4                   Kuwait                                          320              9.2
United States                                           306                 5.7                   Japan                                           231              6.6
Indonesia                                               258                 4.8                   United States                                   114              3.3
Oman                                                    207                 3.8                   China                                            71              2.0

Services trade:
Northern Territory's major exports, 2010:                                                         Northern Territory's major imports, 2010:
                                                   A$m                  % Share                                                                  A$m        % Share
Government services                                     319                36.1                   Personal travel excl education                  263             50.7
Personal travel excl education                          304                34.4                   Passenger transport                             104             20.0
Business-related travel                                 133                15.1                   Freight transport                                93             17.9

                                                                          Compiled by the Market Information and Research Section DFAT using latest published ABS data.
Based on DFAT STARS database and ABS Catalogue Nos 6291.0.55.003, 5220.0, 3101.0 and 5368.0.                                                                 June 2011

				
DOCUMENT INFO