Primary industry and fisheries economic profile

The Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade's annual economic overview provides an in-depth report on the primary industry and fisheries sectors in the Northern Territory (NT).

The primary industry sector includes:

  • cattle - interstate movements, live export and slaughter
  • other livestock - buffalo, crocodiles, horses, camels, donkeys and goats
  • horticulture - fruit, vegetables, nursery, cut flowers and turf
  • mixed farming - field crops, hay and seeds, and forestry.

The fisheries sector includes:

  • wild catch harvest - including the Northern Prawn Fleet (Territory catch only)
  • aquaculture.

Read the NT primary industry and fisheries economic overview 2019-20 PDF (1.9 MB).

Previous editions

To get previous editions of the economic overview do a publications search for 'economic outlook'.


Last updated: 16 May 2022

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