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In the City of Ipswich, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $2,130 million in 2015/16.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the City of Ipswich 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 Ipswich - Constant prices2015/162010/11Change
Industry
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$m%Queensland%$m%Queensland%2010/11 to 2015/16
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing506.07.13.1492.57.53.3+13.5
Mining954.213.313.6931.114.213.6+23.1
Manufacturing2,130.129.734.71,874.328.736.3+255.9
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services30.10.41.728.80.41.6+1.3
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade256.83.62.9208.73.22.7+48.0
Retail Trade7.80.10.96.10.10.7+1.7
Accommodation and Food Services113.41.64.187.81.33.4+25.7
Transport, Postal and Warehousing397.45.54.9342.65.25.2+54.8
Information Media and Telecommunications352.24.94.1357.75.54.0-5.6
Financial and Insurance Services643.99.08.6483.87.48.0+160.0
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services341.24.83.0302.44.62.9+38.7
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services472.96.66.5458.57.06.6+14.4
Administrative and Support Services96.81.31.4108.31.71.5-11.6
Public Administration and Safety257.13.63.7203.53.13.8+53.6
Education and Training161.12.21.7137.02.11.5+24.2
Health Care and Social Assistance171.72.42.4178.62.72.3-6.9
Arts and Recreation Services273.03.81.6271.94.21.6+1.2
Other Services5.50.11.163.01.01.0-57.5

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 2015-16 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 2015/16
Total imports by industry sector 2015/16 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Queensland: 3.1% Mining, Queensland: 13.6% Manufacturing, Queensland: 34.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Queensland: 1.7% Construction, Queensland: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Queensland: 2.9% Retail Trade, Queensland: 0.9% Accommodation and Food Services, Queensland: 4.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Queensland: 4.9% Information Media and Telecommunications, Queensland: 4.1% Financial and Insurance Services, Queensland: 8.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Queensland: 3.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Queensland: 6.5% Administrative and Support Services, Queensland: 1.4% Public Administration and Safety, Queensland: 3.7% Education and Training, Queensland: 1.7% Health Care and Social Assistance, Queensland: 2.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Queensland: 1.6% Other Services, Queensland: 1.1% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Ipswich: 7.1% Mining, City of Ipswich: 13.3% Manufacturing, City of Ipswich: 29.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Ipswich: 0.4% Construction, City of Ipswich: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, City of Ipswich: 3.6% Retail Trade, City of Ipswich: 0.1% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Ipswich: 1.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Ipswich: 5.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Ipswich: 4.9% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Ipswich: 9.0% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Ipswich: 4.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Ipswich: 6.6% Administrative and Support Services, City of Ipswich: 1.3% Public Administration and Safety, City of Ipswich: 3.6% Education and Training, City of Ipswich: 2.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Ipswich: 2.4% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Ipswich: 3.8% Other Services, City of Ipswich: 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, 2010/11 to 2015/16
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2010/11 to 2015/16 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Ipswich: +$13.5 million Mining, City of Ipswich: +$23.1 million Manufacturing, City of Ipswich: +$255.9 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Ipswich: +$1.3 million Construction, City of Ipswich: 0 million Wholesale Trade, City of Ipswich: +$48.0 million Retail Trade, City of Ipswich: +$1.7 million Accommodation and Food Services, City of Ipswich: +$25.7 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Ipswich: +$54.8 million Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Ipswich: -$5.6 million Financial and Insurance Services, City of Ipswich: +$160.0 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Ipswich: +$38.7 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Ipswich: +$14.4 million Administrative and Support Services, City of Ipswich: -$11.6 million Public Administration and Safety, City of Ipswich: +$53.6 million Education and Training, City of Ipswich: +$24.2 million Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Ipswich: -$6.9 million Arts and Recreation Services, City of Ipswich: +$1.2 million Other Services, City of Ipswich: -$57.5 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 Ipswich in 2015/16 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($2,130 million or 29.7%)
  • Mining ($954 million or 13.3%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($644 million or 9.0%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $3,728 million in total or 52.0% of the total imports by total industry in the City of Ipswich.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 34.7% in Manufacturing; 13.6% in Mining; and 8.6% in Financial and Insurance Services.

The major differences between total imports by industries in the City of Ipswich and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (7.1% compared to 3.1%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Arts and Recreation Services (3.8% compared to 1.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (29.7% compared to 34.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Accommodation and Food Services (1.6% compared to 4.1%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in the City of Ipswich increased by $634.6 million between 2010/11 and 2015/16.

The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2010/11 and 2015/16 in the City of Ipswich were for:

  • Manufacturing (+$256 million)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (+$160 million)
  • Other Services (-$57 million)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$55 million)

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