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Cradle Coast Region

Imports

In the Cradle Coast Region, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $1,821 million in 2017/18.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the Cradle Coast Region 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.

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Total imports by industry sector
Cradle Coast Region - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Tasmania%$m%Tasmania%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing139.22.42.7176.33.03.1-37.2
Mining196.73.44.7191.33.35.6+5.4
Manufacturing1,821.331.332.11,719.029.630.3+102.4
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services209.83.63.7196.93.44.0+12.8
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade292.95.04.1241.14.23.1+51.7
Retail Trade175.13.02.7188.63.22.6-13.4
Accommodation and Food Services226.03.94.4211.93.64.0+14.0
Transport, Postal and Warehousing287.04.95.7405.97.07.5-118.9
Information Media and Telecommunications224.93.93.6201.33.53.3+23.6
Financial and Insurance Services544.99.48.1509.38.87.8+35.6
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services48.80.80.858.11.00.8-9.3
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services456.57.87.1439.97.66.7+16.7
Administrative and Support Services91.61.62.189.61.52.2+2.0
Public Administration and Safety369.36.36.1411.87.17.2-42.4
Education and Training134.22.32.3160.62.82.5-26.4
Health Care and Social Assistance406.57.06.8361.46.25.9+45.1
Arts and Recreation Services73.61.30.996.11.71.1-22.5
Other Services125.52.22.0149.92.62.2-24.4

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, Tasmania: 2.7% Mining, Tasmania: 4.7% Manufacturing, Tasmania: 32.1% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Tasmania: 3.7% Construction, Tasmania: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Tasmania: 4.1% Retail Trade, Tasmania: 2.7% Accommodation and Food Services, Tasmania: 4.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Tasmania: 5.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, Tasmania: 3.6% Financial and Insurance Services, Tasmania: 8.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Tasmania: 0.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Tasmania: 7.1% Administrative and Support Services, Tasmania: 2.1% Public Administration and Safety, Tasmania: 6.1% Education and Training, Tasmania: 2.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, Tasmania: 6.8% Arts and Recreation Services, Tasmania: 0.9% Other Services, Tasmania: 2.0% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Cradle Coast Region: 2.4% Mining, Cradle Coast Region: 3.4% Manufacturing, Cradle Coast Region: 31.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Cradle Coast Region: 3.6% Construction, Cradle Coast Region: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Cradle Coast Region: 5.0% Retail Trade, Cradle Coast Region: 3.0% Accommodation and Food Services, Cradle Coast Region: 3.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Cradle Coast Region: 4.9% Information Media and Telecommunications, Cradle Coast Region: 3.9% Financial and Insurance Services, Cradle Coast Region: 9.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Cradle Coast Region: 0.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Cradle Coast Region: 7.8% Administrative and Support Services, Cradle Coast Region: 1.6% Public Administration and Safety, Cradle Coast Region: 6.3% Education and Training, Cradle Coast Region: 2.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, Cradle Coast Region: 7.0% Arts and Recreation Services, Cradle Coast Region: 1.3% Other Services, Cradle Coast Region: 2.2%
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, Cradle Coast Region: -$37.2 million Mining, Cradle Coast Region: +$5.4 million Manufacturing, Cradle Coast Region: +$102.4 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Cradle Coast Region: +$12.8 million Construction, Cradle Coast Region: 0 million Wholesale Trade, Cradle Coast Region: +$51.7 million Retail Trade, Cradle Coast Region: -$13.4 million Accommodation and Food Services, Cradle Coast Region: +$14.0 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Cradle Coast Region: -$118.9 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Cradle Coast Region: +$23.6 million Financial and Insurance Services, Cradle Coast Region: +$35.6 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Cradle Coast Region: -$9.3 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Cradle Coast Region: +$16.7 million Administrative and Support Services, Cradle Coast Region: +$2.0 million Public Administration and Safety, Cradle Coast Region: -$42.4 million Education and Training, Cradle Coast Region: -$26.4 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Cradle Coast Region: +$45.1 million Arts and Recreation Services, Cradle Coast Region: -$22.5 million Other Services, Cradle Coast Region: -$24.4 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 Cradle Coast Region in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($1,821 million or 31.3%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($545 million or 9.4%)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services ($457 million or 7.8%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $2,823 million in total or 48.5% of the total imports by total industry in the Cradle Coast Region.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Tasmania accounted for 32.1% in Manufacturing; 8.1% in Financial and Insurance Services; and 7.1% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services.

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

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Financial and Insurance Services (9.4% compared to 8.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Mining (3.4% compared to 4.7%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in the Cradle Coast Region increased by $14.8 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in the Cradle Coast Region were for:

  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (-$119 million)
  • Manufacturing (+$102 million)
  • Wholesale Trade (+$52 million)

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