The live export of sheep and cattle makes a significant contribution to the Australian economy, returning almost $1 billion in 2002 and providing employment in services that support this industry. The live export trade provides important support for the sheep and cattle industries of Australia and is the only market outlet for producers in some areas of the country
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Live export trade, statisitics, Western Australia
Norris, R T, Norman, G J, and Meat and Livestock Australia. (2002), LIVE.214 National livestock exports mortality summary - 2002. Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia, Perth. Report.