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In Burwood Council area, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $647 million in 2018/19.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside Burwood Council area 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
Burwood Council area2018/192013/14Change
Industry$m%. New South Wales$m%. New South Wales2013/14 - 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing65.83.93.866.25.14.2-0.4
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services111.26.73.391.77.03.2+19.5
Wholesale Trade125.
Retail Trade14.20.82.811.70.92.8+2.5
Accommodation and Food Services44.72.73.539.53.03.7+5.2
Transport, Postal and Warehousing151.99.17.0128.89.98.4+23.1
Information Media and Telecommunications85.15.14.433.12.53.9+52.0
Financial and Insurance Services96.85.810.455.44.29.6+41.4
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services19.91.20.618.11.40.7+1.8
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services87.45.26.555.64.35.8+31.8
Administrative and Support Services29.
Public Administration and Safety57.33.44.853.14.15.4+4.2
Education and Training16.91.02.415.51.22.8+1.4
Health Care and Social Assistance25.81.54.618.41.43.5+7.4
Arts and Recreation Services33.32.01.824.31.91.9+9.1
Other Services6.
Total industries1,670.0100.0100.01,306.9100.0100.0+363.1

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id informed decisions. 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

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the total imports by industry sectors in Burwood Council area in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($647 million or 38.8%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($152 million or 9.1%)
  • Wholesale Trade ($126 million or 7.5%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $925 million in total or 55.4% of the total imports by industry in the Burwood Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 32.2% in Manufacturing; 7.0% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing and 4.0% in Wholesale Trade.

The major differences between total imports by industries of Burwood Council area and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (38.8% compared to 32.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Financial and Insurance Services (5.8% compared to 10.4%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Wholesale Trade (7.5% compared to 4.0%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (6.7% compared to 3.3%)

Emerging groups

The total total imports by industry in Burwood Council area increased by $363 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in Burwood Council area were for:

  • Manufacturing (+$92 million)
  • Wholesale Trade (+$60 million)
  • Information Media and Telecommunications (+$52 million)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (+$41 million)

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