Tasmanian Food and Beverage Industry ScoreCard 2008-09

2008-09 Food & Beverage Industry ScoreCard Cover2008-09 was a particularly strong year for food production in Tasmania.

Some significant highlights were:
  • Value of food at Farm Gate/Beach = $1,416 million
  • Value of food once packed & processed = $2,717 million
  • Gross Value of Food Sales (overseas exports, net interstate trade & domestic sales) = $4,412 million
  • Net Food Revenue (Gross Food Revenue less imports) = $3,848 million
  • Overseas Exports = $572 million
  • Net Interstate Trade = $1,444 million (2.5 times overseas exports)
  • Food Retail & Food Service Sales in Tasmania = $2,312 million
  • Tasmania sold 74 per cent of the food produced (by value) to interstate and overseas customers i.e. a big net surplus.


Download the ScoreCard below:

Tasmanian Food and Beverage Industry ScoreCard 2008 - 09 (5.77 MB)


Contact

Agricultural Economist
Mary Bennett
GPO Box 44
Hobart TAS 7001
Phone: 03 6165 3163
Email: Mary.Bennett@dpipwe.tas.gov.au

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