Bega Valley Shire


In Bega Valley Shire, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $632 million in 2022/23.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside Bega Valley Shire 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.

Data source

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Total imports
Bega Valley Shire2022/232016/17Change
Industry$m%. New South Wales$m%. New South Wales2016/17 - 2022/23
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing111.05.83.495.95.83.8+15.1
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services25.
Wholesale Trade106.25.53.496.25.83.6+10.0
Retail Trade17.
Accommodation and Food Services51.82.73.562.33.85.5-10.5
Transport, Postal and Warehousing137.17.28.380.44.96.4+56.8
Information Media and Telecommunications100.
Financial and Insurance Services208.610.98.2191.611.68.0+17.0
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services11.10.60.716.41.00.8-5.3
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services105.15.56.478.54.85.9+26.6
Administrative and Support Services15.00.81.616.51.01.5-1.6
Public Administration and Safety121.36.35.687.85.34.5+33.5
Education and Training48.92.52.645.82.82.2+3.1
Health Care and Social Assistance115.96.04.384.45.13.8+31.6
Arts and Recreation Services38.72.01.427.01.61.6+11.6
Other Services11.
Total industries1,917.5100.0100.01,649.0100.0100.0+268.6

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2024. ©2023. Compiled and presented in by .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2020/21 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 total imports by industry sectors in Bega Valley Shire in 2022/23 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($632 million or 32.9%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($209 million or 10.9%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($137 million or 7.2%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $977 million in total or 51.0% of the total imports by industry in the Bega Valley Shire.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 31.7% in Manufacturing; 8.2% in Financial and Insurance Services and 8.3% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing.

The major differences between total imports by industries of Bega Valley Shire and New South Wales were:

  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Mining (3.2% compared to 8.3%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Financial and Insurance Services (10.9% compared to 8.2%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (5.8% compared to 3.4%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Wholesale Trade (5.5% compared to 3.4%)

Emerging groups

The total total imports by industry in Bega Valley Shire increased by $269 million between 2016/17 and 2022/23.

The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2016/17 and 2022/23 in Bega Valley Shire were for:

  • Manufacturing (+$97 million)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$57 million)
  • Public Administration and Safety (+$34 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$32 million)

Bega Valley Shire

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