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Imports

In Broken Hill City, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $301 million in 2017/18.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the Broken Hill City 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
Broken Hill City - 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 Fishing6.80.73.06.30.83.2+0.4
Mining156.816.34.088.010.74.8+68.9
Manufacturing300.631.234.5246.329.932.9+54.3
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services10.81.13.515.71.94.0-4.8
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade62.06.44.344.05.33.9+17.9
Retail Trade25.22.62.628.43.52.3-3.3
Accommodation and Food Services22.52.33.222.12.73.2+0.4
Transport, Postal and Warehousing51.65.47.658.87.19.1-7.2
Information Media and Telecommunications39.14.14.537.44.54.2+1.7
Financial and Insurance Services90.29.310.396.611.79.7-6.4
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services8.30.90.88.11.00.7+0.1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services78.58.16.251.06.25.7+27.5
Administrative and Support Services16.61.71.85.30.61.7+11.3
Public Administration and Safety21.42.24.627.53.35.4-6.1
Education and Training15.11.62.312.11.52.8+3.0
Health Care and Social Assistance19.52.03.822.92.83.3-3.4
Arts and Recreation Services29.83.11.835.94.41.9-6.2
Other Services10.31.11.317.62.11.3-7.3

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, 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, Broken Hill City: 0.7% Mining, Broken Hill City: 16.3% Manufacturing, Broken Hill City: 31.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Broken Hill City: 1.1% Construction, Broken Hill City: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Broken Hill City: 6.4% Retail Trade, Broken Hill City: 2.6% Accommodation and Food Services, Broken Hill City: 2.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Broken Hill City: 5.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, Broken Hill City: 4.1% Financial and Insurance Services, Broken Hill City: 9.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Broken Hill City: 0.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Broken Hill City: 8.1% Administrative and Support Services, Broken Hill City: 1.7% Public Administration and Safety, Broken Hill City: 2.2% Education and Training, Broken Hill City: 1.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Broken Hill City: 2.0% Arts and Recreation Services, Broken Hill City: 3.1% Other Services, Broken Hill City: 1.1%
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, Broken Hill City: +$0.4 million Mining, Broken Hill City: +$68.9 million Manufacturing, Broken Hill City: +$54.3 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Broken Hill City: -$4.8 million Construction, Broken Hill City: 0 million Wholesale Trade, Broken Hill City: +$17.9 million Retail Trade, Broken Hill City: -$3.3 million Accommodation and Food Services, Broken Hill City: +$0.4 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Broken Hill City: -$7.2 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Broken Hill City: +$1.7 million Financial and Insurance Services, Broken Hill City: -$6.4 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Broken Hill City: +$0.1 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Broken Hill City: +$27.5 million Administrative and Support Services, Broken Hill City: +$11.3 million Public Administration and Safety, Broken Hill City: -$6.1 million Education and Training, Broken Hill City: +$3.0 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Broken Hill City: -$3.4 million Arts and Recreation Services, Broken Hill City: -$6.2 million Other Services, Broken Hill City: -$7.3 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 Broken Hill City in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($301 million or 31.2%)
  • Mining ($157 million or 16.3%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($90 million or 9.3%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $548 million in total or 56.7% of the total imports by total industry in Broken Hill City.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 34.5% in Manufacturing; 4.0% in Mining; and 10.3% in Financial and Insurance Services.

The major differences between total imports by industries in Broken Hill City and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Mining (16.3% compared to 4.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (31.2% compared to 34.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (1.1% compared to 3.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Public Administration and Safety (2.2% compared to 4.6%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in Broken Hill City increased by $140.8 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

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

  • Mining (+$69 million)
  • Manufacturing (+$54 million)

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