Prospects and Challenges for the Hunter

The Hunter is Australia's seventh largest centre and largest regional economy at $37 billion. It has significant exposure to resources, agriculture, energy production, defence and service industry bases. Deloitte Access Economics identifies the prospects and challenges for the region's future.

Prospects and Challenges for the Hunter

This study has examined the longer term influences which are likely to shape the Hunter economy over the next two decades, both across the lower and upper parts of the region. The study contains a number of possible actions and priorities, relevant to both government and business, for enhancing the region’s economic potential going forward and to drive a more dynamic and sustainable region.

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