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In Penrith City, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $2,481 million in 2015/16.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the Penrith City 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
Penrith City - Constant prices2015/162010/11Change
Industry
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$m%Greater Sydney%$m%Greater Sydney%2010/11 to 2015/16
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing234.52.73.6191.13.24.1+43.4
Mining1,141.013.110.2644.610.911.1+496.4
Manufacturing2,481.328.628.21,815.330.730.2+666.0
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services404.04.73.3251.34.33.8+152.7
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade56.00.62.0127.62.21.9-71.6
Retail Trade204.62.41.687.41.51.4+117.2
Accommodation and Food Services543.56.33.3223.53.83.2+320.0
Transport, Postal and Warehousing363.74.27.6296.05.08.1+67.6
Information Media and Telecommunications448.35.24.4336.75.74.4+111.6
Financial and Insurance Services1,063.512.38.2826.814.06.8+236.7
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services767.68.89.3400.56.87.2+367.1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services599.66.94.9411.57.04.9+188.2
Administrative and Support Services102.71.21.894.81.61.9+7.9
Public Administration and Safety66.40.84.119.50.34.0+46.9
Education and Training29.60.32.235.60.62.0-5.9
Health Care and Social Assistance44.00.52.341.30.72.4+2.7
Arts and Recreation Services79.20.92.0103.61.82.1-24.4
Other Services51.40.60.84.20.10.6+47.3

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 2014-15 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, Greater Sydney: 3.6% Mining, Greater Sydney: 10.2% Manufacturing, Greater Sydney: 28.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Greater Sydney: 3.3% Construction, Greater Sydney: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Greater Sydney: 2.0% Retail Trade, Greater Sydney: 1.6% Accommodation and Food Services, Greater Sydney: 3.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Greater Sydney: 7.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, Greater Sydney: 4.4% Financial and Insurance Services, Greater Sydney: 8.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Greater Sydney: 9.3% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Greater Sydney: 4.9% Administrative and Support Services, Greater Sydney: 1.8% Public Administration and Safety, Greater Sydney: 4.1% Education and Training, Greater Sydney: 2.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, Greater Sydney: 2.3% Arts and Recreation Services, Greater Sydney: 2.0% Other Services, Greater Sydney: 0.8% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Penrith City: 2.7% Mining, Penrith City: 13.1% Manufacturing, Penrith City: 28.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Penrith City: 4.7% Construction, Penrith City: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Penrith City: 0.6% Retail Trade, Penrith City: 2.4% Accommodation and Food Services, Penrith City: 6.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Penrith City: 4.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, Penrith City: 5.2% Financial and Insurance Services, Penrith City: 12.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Penrith City: 8.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Penrith City: 6.9% Administrative and Support Services, Penrith City: 1.2% Public Administration and Safety, Penrith City: 0.8% Education and Training, Penrith City: 0.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, Penrith City: 0.5% Arts and Recreation Services, Penrith City: 0.9% Other Services, Penrith City: 0.6%
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, Penrith City: +$43.4 million Mining, Penrith City: +$496.4 million Manufacturing, Penrith City: +$666.0 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Penrith City: +$152.7 million Construction, Penrith City: 0 million Wholesale Trade, Penrith City: -$71.6 million Retail Trade, Penrith City: +$117.2 million Accommodation and Food Services, Penrith City: +$320.0 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Penrith City: +$67.6 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Penrith City: +$111.6 million Financial and Insurance Services, Penrith City: +$236.7 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Penrith City: +$367.1 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Penrith City: +$188.2 million Administrative and Support Services, Penrith City: +$7.9 million Public Administration and Safety, Penrith City: +$46.9 million Education and Training, Penrith City: -$5.9 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Penrith City: +$2.7 million Arts and Recreation Services, Penrith City: -$24.4 million Other Services, Penrith City: +$47.3 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 Penrith City in 2015/16 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($2,481 million or 28.6%)
  • Mining ($1,141 million or 13.1%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($1,064 million or 12.3%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $4,686 million in total or 54.0% of the total imports by total industry in Penrith City.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Greater Sydney accounted for 28.2% in Manufacturing; 10.2% in Mining; and 8.2% in Financial and Insurance Services.

The major differences between total imports by industries in Penrith City and Greater Sydney were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Financial and Insurance Services (12.3% compared to 8.2%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Accommodation and Food Services (6.3% compared to 3.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Public Administration and Safety (0.8% compared to 4.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (4.2% compared to 7.6%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in Penrith City increased by $2,769.5 million between 2010/11 and 2015/16.

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

  • Manufacturing (+$666 million)
  • Mining (+$496 million)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$367 million)
  • Accommodation and Food Services (+$320 million)

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