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In the City of Boroondara, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $2,134 million in 2014/15.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the City of Boroondara boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the City.Imports (international) includes the value of all imports to the area from outside Australia.

To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, import data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.

Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.

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Total imports by industry sector
City of Boroondara - Constant prices2014/152009/10Change
Industry
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$m%Greater Melbourne%$m%Greater Melbourne%2009/10 to 2014/15
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing239.34.44.6296.64.95.6-57.2
Mining505.89.29.5617.210.28.9-111.5
Manufacturing2,134.238.835.72,308.038.336.0-173.8
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services293.55.33.2313.85.23.6-20.3
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade24.80.51.124.90.41.1-0.1
Retail Trade32.60.61.932.40.51.8+0.2
Accommodation and Food Services261.24.84.9685.911.45.4-424.7
Transport, Postal and Warehousing292.95.36.0355.75.95.7-62.8
Information Media and Telecommunications146.42.74.6230.83.84.7-84.4
Financial and Insurance Services42.40.83.636.30.63.2+6.1
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services45.30.84.1113.71.93.5-68.5
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services72.31.34.463.61.14.6+8.6
Administrative and Support Services106.31.91.0157.12.61.5-50.8
Public Administration and Safety539.09.85.6504.98.46.0+34.1
Education and Training61.61.13.0122.12.03.0-60.5
Health Care and Social Assistance634.811.64.751.70.93.6+583.1
Arts and Recreation Services55.51.01.3104.71.71.0-49.2
Other Services7.40.10.99.30.20.9-1.8

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , the population experts.

Data is based on 2013-14 constant prices for all years. NIEIR data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and new data releases normally adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.

Total imports by industry sector 2014/15
Total imports by industry sector 2014/15 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Greater Melbourne: 4.6% Mining, Greater Melbourne: 9.5% Manufacturing, Greater Melbourne: 35.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Greater Melbourne: 3.2% Construction, Greater Melbourne: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Greater Melbourne: 1.1% Retail Trade, Greater Melbourne: 1.9% Accommodation and Food Services, Greater Melbourne: 4.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Greater Melbourne: 6.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, Greater Melbourne: 4.6% Financial and Insurance Services, Greater Melbourne: 3.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Greater Melbourne: 4.1% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Greater Melbourne: 4.4% Administrative and Support Services, Greater Melbourne: 1.0% Public Administration and Safety, Greater Melbourne: 5.6% Education and Training, Greater Melbourne: 3.0% Health Care and Social Assistance, Greater Melbourne: 4.7% Arts and Recreation Services, Greater Melbourne: 1.3% Other Services, Greater Melbourne: 0.9% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Boroondara: 4.4% Mining, City of Boroondara: 9.2% Manufacturing, City of Boroondara: 38.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Boroondara: 5.3% Construction, City of Boroondara: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, City of Boroondara: 0.5% Retail Trade, City of Boroondara: 0.6% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Boroondara: 4.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Boroondara: 5.3% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Boroondara: 2.7% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Boroondara: 0.8% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Boroondara: 0.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Boroondara: 1.3% Administrative and Support Services, City of Boroondara: 1.9% Public Administration and Safety, City of Boroondara: 9.8% Education and Training, City of Boroondara: 1.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Boroondara: 11.6% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Boroondara: 1.0% Other Services, City of Boroondara: 0.1%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2009/10 to 2014/15
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2009/10 to 2014/15 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Boroondara: -$57.2 million Mining, City of Boroondara: -$111.5 million Manufacturing, City of Boroondara: -$173.8 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Boroondara: -$20.3 million Construction, City of Boroondara: 0 million Wholesale Trade, City of Boroondara: -$0.1 million Retail Trade, City of Boroondara: +$0.2 million Accommodation and Food Services, City of Boroondara: -$424.7 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Boroondara: -$62.8 million Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Boroondara: -$84.4 million Financial and Insurance Services, City of Boroondara: +$6.1 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Boroondara: -$68.5 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Boroondara: +$8.6 million Administrative and Support Services, City of Boroondara: -$50.8 million Public Administration and Safety, City of Boroondara: +$34.1 million Education and Training, City of Boroondara: -$60.5 million Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Boroondara: +$583.1 million Arts and Recreation Services, City of Boroondara: -$49.2 million Other Services, City of Boroondara: -$1.8 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the total imports by industry sectors in City of Boroondara in 2014/15 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($2,134 million or 38.8%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($635 million or 11.6%)
  • Public Administration and Safety ($539 million or 9.8%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $3,308 million in total or 60.2% of the total imports by total industry in the City of Boroondara.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Greater Melbourne accounted for 35.7% in Manufacturing; 4.7% in Health Care and Social Assistance; and 5.6% in Public Administration and Safety.

The major differences between total imports by industries in the City of Boroondara and Greater Melbourne were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Health Care and Social Assistance (11.6% compared to 4.7%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Public Administration and Safety (9.8% compared to 5.6%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (38.8% compared to 35.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (0.8% compared to 4.1%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in the City of Boroondara decreased by $533.5 million between 2009/10 and 2014/15.

The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2009/10 and 2014/15 in the City of Boroondara were for:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$583 million)
  • Accommodation and Food Services (-$425 million)
  • Manufacturing (-$174 million)
  • Mining (-$111 million)

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