Burwood Council area


In Burwood Council area, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $677 million in 2021/22.

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 area2021/222016/17Change
Industry$m%. New South Wales$m%. New South Wales2016/17 - 2021/22
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing74.
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services102.06.43.5111.16.53.4-9.1
Wholesale Trade118.37.53.3140.28.33.6-21.9
Retail Trade24.
Accommodation and Food Services22.41.41.537.72.22.9-15.3
Transport, Postal and Warehousing120.37.65.4152.59.07.4-32.2
Information Media and Telecommunications65.
Financial and Insurance Services48.53.19.662.33.78.9-13.8
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services21.11.30.517.51.00.6+3.5
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services70.24.46.673.84.36.3-3.6
Administrative and Support Services23.11.51.719.61.21.6+3.4
Public Administration and Safety76.84.86.863.03.75.7+13.8
Education and Training21.21.33.519.41.13.2+1.8
Health Care and Social Assistance29.61.94.924.71.54.0+4.9
Arts and Recreation Services43.42.71.538.92.31.5+4.5
Other Services12.
Total industries1,588.0100.0100.01,698.0100.0100.0-109.9

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2023. ©2023. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2020/21 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 2021/22 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($677 million or 42.6%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($120 million or 7.6%)
  • Wholesale Trade ($118 million or 7.5%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $915 million in total or 57.6% of the total imports by industry in the Burwood Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 33.6% in Manufacturing; 5.4% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing and 3.3% 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 (42.6% compared to 33.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Financial and Insurance Services (3.1% compared to 9.6%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Wholesale Trade (7.5% compared to 3.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Health Care and Social Assistance (1.9% compared to 4.9%)

Emerging groups

The total total imports by industry in Burwood Council area decreased by $-110 million between 2016/17 and 2021/22.

The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2016/17 and 2021/22 in Burwood Council area were for:

  • Manufacturing (+$19 million)
  • Public Administration and Safety (+$14 million)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (+$12 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$5 million)

Burwood Council

economic profile