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Imports

In the City of Boroondara, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $2,647 million in 2017/18.

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 prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Greater Melbourne%$m%Greater Melbourne%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing251.93.03.8225.12.84.4+26.9
Mining278.73.34.1291.53.74.8-12.8
Manufacturing2,647.431.634.52,412.930.533.2+234.5
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services345.24.13.7451.85.75.0-106.6
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade252.53.03.0255.63.22.4-3.1
Retail Trade89.31.11.883.51.11.5+5.8
Accommodation and Food Services259.53.12.4215.52.72.5+44.0
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1,106.813.28.11,135.414.39.4-28.6
Information Media and Telecommunications473.75.74.2303.63.84.0+170.1
Financial and Insurance Services848.010.19.8437.85.58.4+410.2
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services99.51.20.886.31.10.7+13.2
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services280.13.35.9232.12.95.5+48.0
Administrative and Support Services135.61.61.6118.41.51.7+17.2
Public Administration and Safety605.87.25.7669.28.46.3-63.4
Education and Training118.21.43.3300.53.82.9-182.3
Health Care and Social Assistance373.14.54.3380.44.84.0-7.3
Arts and Recreation Services112.61.31.4249.23.11.5-136.6
Other Services100.81.21.873.50.91.7+27.3

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, Greater Melbourne: 3.8% Mining, Greater Melbourne: 4.1% Manufacturing, Greater Melbourne: 34.5% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Greater Melbourne: 3.7% Construction, Greater Melbourne: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Greater Melbourne: 3.0% Retail Trade, Greater Melbourne: 1.8% Accommodation and Food Services, Greater Melbourne: 2.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Greater Melbourne: 8.1% Information Media and Telecommunications, Greater Melbourne: 4.2% Financial and Insurance Services, Greater Melbourne: 9.8% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Greater Melbourne: 0.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Greater Melbourne: 5.9% Administrative and Support Services, Greater Melbourne: 1.6% Public Administration and Safety, Greater Melbourne: 5.7% Education and Training, Greater Melbourne: 3.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, Greater Melbourne: 4.3% Arts and Recreation Services, Greater Melbourne: 1.4% Other Services, Greater Melbourne: 1.8% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Boroondara: 3.0% Mining, City of Boroondara: 3.3% Manufacturing, City of Boroondara: 31.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Boroondara: 4.1% Construction, City of Boroondara: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, City of Boroondara: 3.0% Retail Trade, City of Boroondara: 1.1% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Boroondara: 3.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Boroondara: 13.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Boroondara: 5.7% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Boroondara: 10.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Boroondara: 1.2% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Boroondara: 3.3% Administrative and Support Services, City of Boroondara: 1.6% Public Administration and Safety, City of Boroondara: 7.2% Education and Training, City of Boroondara: 1.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Boroondara: 4.5% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Boroondara: 1.3% Other Services, City of Boroondara: 1.2%
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, City of Boroondara: +$26.9 million Mining, City of Boroondara: -$12.8 million Manufacturing, City of Boroondara: +$234.5 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Boroondara: -$106.6 million Construction, City of Boroondara: 0 million Wholesale Trade, City of Boroondara: -$3.1 million Retail Trade, City of Boroondara: +$5.8 million Accommodation and Food Services, City of Boroondara: +$44.0 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Boroondara: -$28.6 million Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Boroondara: +$170.1 million Financial and Insurance Services, City of Boroondara: +$410.2 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Boroondara: +$13.2 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Boroondara: +$48.0 million Administrative and Support Services, City of Boroondara: +$17.2 million Public Administration and Safety, City of Boroondara: -$63.4 million Education and Training, City of Boroondara: -$182.3 million Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Boroondara: -$7.3 million Arts and Recreation Services, City of Boroondara: -$136.6 million Other Services, City of Boroondara: +$27.3 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 City of Boroondara in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($2,647 million or 31.6%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($1,107 million or 13.2%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($848 million or 10.1%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $4,602 million in total or 54.9% of the total imports by total industry in the City of Boroondara.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Greater Melbourne accounted for 34.5% in Manufacturing; 8.1% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing; and 9.8% in Financial and Insurance Services.

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 (13.2% compared to 8.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (31.6% compared to 34.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (3.3% compared to 5.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Education and Training (1.4% compared to 3.3%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in the City of Boroondara increased by $456.7 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in the City of Boroondara were for:

  • Financial and Insurance Services (+$410 million)
  • Manufacturing (+$234 million)
  • Education and Training (-$182 million)
  • Information Media and Telecommunications (+$170 million)

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