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Imports

In the City of Boroondara, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $2,628 million in 2018/19.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the City of Boroondara 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
City of Boroondara - Constant prices2018/192013/14Change
Industry
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$m%Greater Melbourne%$m%Greater Melbourne%2013/14 to 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing386.74.64.8312.53.85.3+74.1
Mining279.43.34.3250.93.14.2+28.5
Manufacturing2,628.431.533.62,644.732.534.5-16.3
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services301.93.63.5408.05.04.3-106.1
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade244.12.92.7298.63.72.2-54.5
Retail Trade207.12.52.1211.02.61.7-3.9
Accommodation and Food Services296.23.52.7243.13.02.6+53.1
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1,125.913.57.61,009.112.48.9+116.8
Information Media and Telecommunications444.35.34.3297.93.73.9+146.4
Financial and Insurance Services527.36.310.1491.76.08.6+35.6
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services88.11.10.887.01.10.7+1.1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services309.43.76.2249.73.15.4+59.8
Administrative and Support Services154.41.91.8140.91.72.0+13.6
Public Administration and Safety573.16.95.0634.07.85.8-60.9
Education and Training131.11.63.3141.11.72.6-10.0
Health Care and Social Assistance276.63.34.3410.25.03.9-133.6
Arts and Recreation Services90.11.11.1156.51.91.3-66.3
Other Services282.23.42.1157.91.91.9+124.3

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. 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 2018/19
Total imports by industry sector 2018/19 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Greater Melbourne: 4.8% Mining, Greater Melbourne: 4.3% Manufacturing, Greater Melbourne: 33.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Greater Melbourne: 3.5% Construction, Greater Melbourne: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Greater Melbourne: 2.7% Retail Trade, Greater Melbourne: 2.1% Accommodation and Food Services, Greater Melbourne: 2.7% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Greater Melbourne: 7.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, Greater Melbourne: 4.3% Financial and Insurance Services, Greater Melbourne: 10.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Greater Melbourne: 0.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Greater Melbourne: 6.2% Administrative and Support Services, Greater Melbourne: 1.8% Public Administration and Safety, Greater Melbourne: 5.0% Education and Training, Greater Melbourne: 3.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, Greater Melbourne: 4.3% Arts and Recreation Services, Greater Melbourne: 1.1% Other Services, Greater Melbourne: 2.1% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Boroondara: 4.6% Mining, City of Boroondara: 3.3% Manufacturing, City of Boroondara: 31.5% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Boroondara: 3.6% Construction, City of Boroondara: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, City of Boroondara: 2.9% Retail Trade, City of Boroondara: 2.5% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Boroondara: 3.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Boroondara: 13.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Boroondara: 5.3% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Boroondara: 6.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Boroondara: 1.1% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Boroondara: 3.7% Administrative and Support Services, City of Boroondara: 1.9% Public Administration and Safety, City of Boroondara: 6.9% Education and Training, City of Boroondara: 1.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Boroondara: 3.3% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Boroondara: 1.1% Other Services, City of Boroondara: 3.4%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2013/14 to 2018/19
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2013/14 to 2018/19 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Boroondara: +$74.1 million Mining, City of Boroondara: +$28.5 million Manufacturing, City of Boroondara: -$16.3 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Boroondara: -$106.1 million Construction, City of Boroondara: 0 million Wholesale Trade, City of Boroondara: -$54.5 million Retail Trade, City of Boroondara: -$3.9 million Accommodation and Food Services, City of Boroondara: +$53.1 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Boroondara: +$116.8 million Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Boroondara: +$146.4 million Financial and Insurance Services, City of Boroondara: +$35.6 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Boroondara: +$1.1 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Boroondara: +$59.8 million Administrative and Support Services, City of Boroondara: +$13.6 million Public Administration and Safety, City of Boroondara: -$60.9 million Education and Training, City of Boroondara: -$10.0 million Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Boroondara: -$133.6 million Arts and Recreation Services, City of Boroondara: -$66.3 million Other Services, City of Boroondara: +$124.3 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

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

  • Manufacturing ($2,628 million or 31.5%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($1,126 million or 13.5%)
  • Public Administration and Safety ($573 million or 6.9%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $4,327 million in total or 51.8% of the total imports by total industry in the City of Boroondara.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Greater Melbourne accounted for 33.6% in Manufacturing; 7.6% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing; and 5.0% in Public Administration and Safety.

The major differences between total imports by industries in the City of Boroondara and Greater Melbourne were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (13.5% compared to 7.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Financial and Insurance Services (6.3% compared to 10.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (3.7% compared to 6.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (31.5% compared to 33.6%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in the City of Boroondara increased by $201.8 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

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

  • Information Media and Telecommunications (+$146 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (-$134 million)
  • Other Services (+$124 million)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$117 million)

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