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Regional Impact of the Port of Gladstone

Working Paper 47 - Regional Impact of the Port of Gladstone

Publication Type:
Working Paper 47

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ISSN:
1440-9707

Release Date:
February 2001

This report presents the economic impact of the Port of Gladstone on the Fitzroy region in Queensland. At the time of writing, Gladstone Port was the fourth largest in Australia. By measuring both direct and flow-on effects, the study estimated that the port was responsible for 2.3% of all employment in the region, with a value added contribution of 3.0%.

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