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In Tablelands, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $335 million in 2015/16.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the Tablelands boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the Regional Council.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
Tablelands - Constant prices2015/162010/11Change
Industry
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$m%Queensland%$m%Queensland%2010/11 to 2015/16
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing13.41.43.110.81.13.3+2.6
Mining69.37.413.677.28.113.6-7.9
Manufacturing335.535.734.7329.534.736.3+6.0
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services7.00.71.76.90.71.6+0.1
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade56.16.02.951.25.42.7+4.9
Retail Trade2.90.30.92.20.20.7+0.7
Accommodation and Food Services20.52.24.125.92.73.4-5.4
Transport, Postal and Warehousing55.15.94.958.16.15.2-3.0
Information Media and Telecommunications40.04.34.139.04.14.0+1.0
Financial and Insurance Services102.610.98.6101.110.78.0+1.5
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services57.86.23.060.06.32.9-2.2
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services70.17.56.569.27.36.6+0.9
Administrative and Support Services14.81.61.418.62.01.5-3.8
Public Administration and Safety33.53.63.734.73.73.8-1.2
Education and Training17.61.91.714.21.51.5+3.3
Health Care and Social Assistance16.11.72.427.42.92.3-11.4
Arts and Recreation Services25.82.71.616.71.81.6+9.1
Other Services0.70.11.15.90.61.0-5.2

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, 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, Tablelands: 1.4% Mining, Tablelands: 7.4% Manufacturing, Tablelands: 35.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Tablelands: 0.7% Construction, Tablelands: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Tablelands: 6.0% Retail Trade, Tablelands: 0.3% Accommodation and Food Services, Tablelands: 2.2% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Tablelands: 5.9% Information Media and Telecommunications, Tablelands: 4.3% Financial and Insurance Services, Tablelands: 10.9% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Tablelands: 6.2% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Tablelands: 7.5% Administrative and Support Services, Tablelands: 1.6% Public Administration and Safety, Tablelands: 3.6% Education and Training, Tablelands: 1.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, Tablelands: 1.7% Arts and Recreation Services, Tablelands: 2.7% Other Services, Tablelands: 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, Tablelands: +$2.6 million Mining, Tablelands: -$7.9 million Manufacturing, Tablelands: +$6.0 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Tablelands: +$0.1 million Construction, Tablelands: 0 million Wholesale Trade, Tablelands: +$4.9 million Retail Trade, Tablelands: +$0.7 million Accommodation and Food Services, Tablelands: -$5.4 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Tablelands: -$3.0 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Tablelands: +$1.0 million Financial and Insurance Services, Tablelands: +$1.5 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Tablelands: -$2.2 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Tablelands: +$0.9 million Administrative and Support Services, Tablelands: -$3.8 million Public Administration and Safety, Tablelands: -$1.2 million Education and Training, Tablelands: +$3.3 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Tablelands: -$11.4 million Arts and Recreation Services, Tablelands: +$9.1 million Other Services, Tablelands: -$5.2 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 Tablelands in 2015/16 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($335 million or 35.7%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($103 million or 10.9%)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services ($70 million or 7.5%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $508 million in total or 54.1% of the total imports by total industry in Tablelands.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Queensland accounted for 34.7% in Manufacturing; 8.6% in Financial and Insurance Services; and 6.5% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services.

The major differences between total imports by industries in Tablelands and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (6.2% compared to 3.0%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Wholesale Trade (6.0% compared to 2.9%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Financial and Insurance Services (10.9% compared to 8.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Mining (7.4% compared to 13.6%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in Tablelands decreased by $9.9 million between 2010/11 and 2015/16.

There were no major changes in total imports by industries between 2010/11 and 2015/16 in Tablelands.

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