City of Brimbank
In the City of Brimbank, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $2,503 million in 2017/18.
Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the City of Brimbank boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the City.Imports (international) includes the value of all imports to the area from outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, import data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total imports by industry sector|
|City of Brimbank - Constant prices||2017/18||2012/13||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Greater Melbourne%||$m||%||Greater Melbourne%||2012/13 to 2017/18|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||534.5||7.4||3.8||520.4||7.1||4.4||+14.1||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||249.6||3.5||3.7||169.7||2.3||5.0||+79.9||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||145.4||2.0||2.4||225.6||3.1||2.5||-80.2||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||286.2||4.0||8.1||385.2||5.2||9.4||-98.9||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||279.6||3.9||4.2||288.8||3.9||4.0||-9.2||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||792.0||11.0||9.8||839.7||11.4||8.4||-47.6||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||27.5||0.4||0.8||23.9||0.3||0.7||+3.5||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||665.0||9.2||5.9||617.2||8.4||5.5||+47.8||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||76.3||1.1||1.6||123.9||1.7||1.7||-47.7||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||534.2||7.4||5.7||622.8||8.5||6.3||-88.6||24400||P|
|Education and Training||138.5||1.9||3.3||144.2||2.0||2.9||-5.6||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||173.0||2.4||4.3||338.1||4.6||4.0||-165.2||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||87.0||1.2||1.4||162.3||2.2||1.5||-75.3||24700||P|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (opens a new window), 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
An analysis of the total imports by industry sectors in City of Brimbank in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:
- Manufacturing ($2,503 million or 34.7%)
- Financial and Insurance Services ($792 million or 11.0%)
- Professional, Scientific and Technical Services ($665 million or 9.2%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $3,960 million in total or 54.9% of the total imports by total industry in the City of Brimbank.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Greater Melbourne accounted for 34.5% in Manufacturing; 9.8% in Financial and Insurance Services; and 5.9% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services.
The major differences between total imports by industries in the City of Brimbank and Greater Melbourne were:
- A larger percentage of total imports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (7.4% compared to 3.8%)
- A larger percentage of total imports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (9.2% compared to 5.9%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (4.0% compared to 8.1%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Health Care and Social Assistance (2.4% compared to 4.3%)
The total imports by industries in the City of Brimbank decreased by $138.4 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 Brimbank were for:
- Manufacturing (+$457 million)
- Health Care and Social Assistance (-$165 million)
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing (-$99 million)
- Mining (-$95 million)