EconSearch Completed Project

Project: Economic Impact of the Port of Geelong (2015)

Client: Victorian Regional Channels Authority

Summary: The study measured the impact of port-related activity in the Port of Geelong ports on the economy of the Barwon region and Victoria for 2014/15. Impacts were also estimated for forecast trade volumes out to the year 2034/35 for low, medium and high scenarios. Port impact was measured in terms of output, value added, household income and employment. The analysis also considered the contribution of Port users to the local economy.

Report: Click here to access the Victorian Regional Channels Authority website and the report.