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Cradle Coast Region

Imports

In the Cradle Coast Region, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $1,839 million in 2018/19.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the Cradle Coast Region 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
Cradle Coast Region2018/192013/14Change
Industry$m%. Tasmania$m%. Tasmania2013/14 - 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing122.21.92.2233.63.93.8-111.3
Mining206.83.25.2200.03.36.6+6.8
Manufacturing1,839.128.829.41,805.429.829.3+33.7
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services185.22.93.2179.03.03.2+6.1
Construction000000--
Wholesale Trade290.64.64.4242.34.03.6+48.3
Retail Trade177.82.82.6189.43.12.7-11.6
Accommodation and Food Services264.64.14.7228.83.84.2+35.8
Transport, Postal and Warehousing354.15.56.4395.76.57.4-41.6
Information Media and Telecommunications235.03.73.6178.12.92.9+56.9
Financial and Insurance Services677.710.68.4595.89.88.0+81.9
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services78.11.21.159.11.01.0+19.0
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services513.98.06.9435.47.26.5+78.5
Administrative and Support Services119.81.92.5124.62.12.9-4.8
Public Administration and Safety405.26.36.0390.76.46.4+14.5
Education and Training165.92.62.3152.72.52.3+13.2
Health Care and Social Assistance558.08.78.2433.87.26.2+124.3
Arts and Recreation Services90.61.41.099.21.61.2-8.7
Other Services102.31.62.0122.12.01.9-19.7
Total industries6,386.9100.0100.06,065.7100.0100.0+321.3

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. 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

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the total imports by industry sectors in the Cradle Coast Region in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($1,839 million or 28.8%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($678 million or 10.6%)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance ($558 million or 8.7%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $3,075 million in total or 48.1% of the total imports by industry in the the Cradle Coast Region.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Tasmania accounted for 29.4% in Manufacturing; 8.4% in Financial and Insurance Services and 8.2% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

The major differences between total imports by industries of the Cradle Coast Region and Tasmania were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Financial and Insurance Services (10.6% compared to 8.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Mining (3.2% compared to 5.2%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (8.0% compared to 6.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (5.5% compared to 6.4%)

Emerging groups

The total total imports by industry in the Cradle Coast Region increased by $321 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in the Cradle Coast Region were for:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$124 million)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (+$82 million)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+$79 million)
  • Information Media and Telecommunications (+$57 million)

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