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In the City of Albany, Manufacturing had the largest domestic imports by industry, generating $444 million in 2018/19.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the City of Albany Plains boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the Region.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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National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Domestic imports
City of Albany2018/192013/14Change
Industry$m%. Western Australia$m%. Western Australia2013/14 - 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing5.
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services1.
Wholesale Trade4.
Retail Trade1.
Accommodation and Food Services25.
Transport, Postal and Warehousing25.14.43.730.85.63.6-5.6
Information Media and Telecommunications12.82.21.912.12.21.9+0.7
Financial and Insurance Services3.
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services3.
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services16.72.93.621.23.94.4-4.5
Administrative and Support Services3.
Public Administration and Safety0.
Education and Training1.
Health Care and Social Assistance3.
Arts and Recreation Services4.
Other Services1.
Total industries572.9100.0100.0548.5100.0100.0+24.4

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. Compiled and presented in by .id the population experts. Data are based on a 2016-17 price base for all years. NIEIR-ID data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and annual data releases adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.Learn more

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the domestic imports by industry sectors in the City of Albany in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($444 million or 77.4%)
  • Accommodation and Food Services ($26 million or 4.5%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($25 million or 4.4%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $495 million in total or 86.3% of the total domestic imports by industry in the the City of Albany.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Western Australia accounted for 74.3% in Manufacturing; 4.0% in Accommodation and Food Services and 3.7% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing.

The major differences between domestic imports by industries of the City of Albany and Western Australia were:

  • A smaller percentage of domestic imports by Mining (2.7% compared to 7.5%)
  • A larger percentage of domestic imports by Manufacturing (77.4% compared to 74.3%)
  • A larger percentage of domestic imports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (4.4% compared to 3.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of domestic imports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (2.9% compared to 3.6%)

Emerging groups

The total domestic imports by industry in the City of Albany increased by $24 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest changes in the domestic imports by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in the City of Albany were for:

  • Manufacturing (+$30 million)
  • Accommodation and Food Services (+$5 million)
  • Arts and Recreation Services (+$1 million)
  • Mining (+$1 million)

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