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Imports

In Ballina Shire, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $562 million in 2017/18.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the Ballina Shire boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the Shire.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
Ballina Shire - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%New South Wales%$m%New South Wales%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing18.51.03.014.31.03.2+4.2
Mining40.72.24.047.03.44.8-6.3
Manufacturing562.130.734.5468.934.432.9+93.3
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services61.23.33.534.22.54.0+27.0
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade129.57.14.383.86.13.9+45.8
Retail Trade77.34.22.623.81.72.3+53.5
Accommodation and Food Services47.92.63.238.02.83.2+9.9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing101.65.57.698.57.29.1+3.1
Information Media and Telecommunications95.35.24.556.34.14.2+39.0
Financial and Insurance Services247.413.510.3167.212.39.7+80.2
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services14.30.80.811.00.80.7+3.3
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services65.43.66.250.33.75.7+15.2
Administrative and Support Services23.61.31.817.21.31.7+6.4
Public Administration and Safety106.45.84.6106.37.85.4+0.1
Education and Training17.20.92.315.21.12.8+2.0
Health Care and Social Assistance93.95.13.863.54.73.3+30.4
Arts and Recreation Services63.93.51.837.72.81.9+26.2
Other Services65.43.61.331.52.31.3+33.9

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id 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

Total imports by industry sector 2017/18
Total imports by industry sector 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, New South Wales: 3.0% Mining, New South Wales: 4.0% Manufacturing, New South Wales: 34.5% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: 3.5% Construction, New South Wales: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, New South Wales: 4.3% Retail Trade, New South Wales: 2.6% Accommodation and Food Services, New South Wales: 3.2% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: 7.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, New South Wales: 4.5% Financial and Insurance Services, New South Wales: 10.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, New South Wales: 0.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, New South Wales: 6.2% Administrative and Support Services, New South Wales: 1.8% Public Administration and Safety, New South Wales: 4.6% Education and Training, New South Wales: 2.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, New South Wales: 3.8% Arts and Recreation Services, New South Wales: 1.8% Other Services, New South Wales: 1.3% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Ballina Shire: 1.0% Mining, Ballina Shire: 2.2% Manufacturing, Ballina Shire: 30.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Ballina Shire: 3.3% Construction, Ballina Shire: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Ballina Shire: 7.1% Retail Trade, Ballina Shire: 4.2% Accommodation and Food Services, Ballina Shire: 2.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Ballina Shire: 5.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, Ballina Shire: 5.2% Financial and Insurance Services, Ballina Shire: 13.5% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Ballina Shire: 0.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Ballina Shire: 3.6% Administrative and Support Services, Ballina Shire: 1.3% Public Administration and Safety, Ballina Shire: 5.8% Education and Training, Ballina Shire: 0.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, Ballina Shire: 5.1% Arts and Recreation Services, Ballina Shire: 3.5% Other Services, Ballina Shire: 3.6%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Ballina Shire: +$4.2 million Mining, Ballina Shire: -$6.3 million Manufacturing, Ballina Shire: +$93.3 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Ballina Shire: +$27.0 million Construction, Ballina Shire: 0 million Wholesale Trade, Ballina Shire: +$45.8 million Retail Trade, Ballina Shire: +$53.5 million Accommodation and Food Services, Ballina Shire: +$9.9 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Ballina Shire: +$3.1 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Ballina Shire: +$39.0 million Financial and Insurance Services, Ballina Shire: +$80.2 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Ballina Shire: +$3.3 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Ballina Shire: +$15.2 million Administrative and Support Services, Ballina Shire: +$6.4 million Public Administration and Safety, Ballina Shire: +$0.1 million Education and Training, Ballina Shire: +$2.0 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Ballina Shire: +$30.4 million Arts and Recreation Services, Ballina Shire: +$26.2 million Other Services, Ballina Shire: +$33.9 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the total imports by industry sectors in Ballina Shire in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($562 million or 30.7%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($247 million or 13.5%)
  • Wholesale Trade ($130 million or 7.1%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $939 million in total or 51.3% of the total imports by total industry in Ballina Shire.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 34.5% in Manufacturing; 10.3% in Financial and Insurance Services; and 4.3% in Wholesale Trade.

The major differences between total imports by industries in Ballina Shire and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Financial and Insurance Services (13.5% compared to 10.3%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Wholesale Trade (7.1% compared to 4.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (30.7% compared to 34.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (3.6% compared to 6.2%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in Ballina Shire increased by $466.9 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in Ballina Shire were for:

  • Manufacturing (+$93 million)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (+$80 million)
  • Retail Trade (+$54 million)

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