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Imports

In the Cumberland Council area, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $2,734 million in 2017/18.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the Cumberland Council area boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the Council.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
Cumberland Council area - Constant prices2017/182004/05Change
Industry
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$m%New South Wales%$m%New South Wales%2004/05 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing476.76.03.0619.18.84.0-142.3
Mining359.24.54.0547.67.75.3-188.4
Manufacturing2,733.834.434.62,040.128.832.6+693.8
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services366.94.63.6471.76.74.3-104.8
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade113.81.44.3105.11.54.2+8.8
Retail Trade67.00.82.655.60.82.1+11.3
Accommodation and Food Services164.82.13.1172.92.43.2-8.1
Transport, Postal and Warehousing401.15.07.4503.07.19.2-102.0
Information Media and Telecommunications283.53.64.5175.52.53.4+108.1
Financial and Insurance Services607.47.610.3655.09.38.7-47.6
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services36.10.50.835.70.50.7+0.4
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services732.69.26.2485.36.94.8+247.2
Administrative and Support Services205.72.61.8174.32.52.1+31.4
Public Administration and Safety660.78.34.6649.89.26.5+11.0
Education and Training173.72.22.3127.61.82.6+46.1
Health Care and Social Assistance373.34.73.8109.91.62.7+263.4
Arts and Recreation Services151.91.91.888.81.32.0+63.2
Other Services35.10.41.255.30.81.5-20.2

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: 34.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: 3.6% 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: 3.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: 7.4% 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: 1.2% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Cumberland Council area: 6.0% Mining, Cumberland Council area: 4.5% Manufacturing, Cumberland Council area: 34.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Cumberland Council area: 4.6% Construction, Cumberland Council area: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Cumberland Council area: 1.4% Retail Trade, Cumberland Council area: 0.8% Accommodation and Food Services, Cumberland Council area: 2.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Cumberland Council area: 5.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, Cumberland Council area: 3.6% Financial and Insurance Services, Cumberland Council area: 7.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Cumberland Council area: 0.5% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Cumberland Council area: 9.2% Administrative and Support Services, Cumberland Council area: 2.6% Public Administration and Safety, Cumberland Council area: 8.3% Education and Training, Cumberland Council area: 2.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, Cumberland Council area: 4.7% Arts and Recreation Services, Cumberland Council area: 1.9% Other Services, Cumberland Council area: 0.4%
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, 2004/05 to 2017/18
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2004/05 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Cumberland Council area: -$142.3 million Mining, Cumberland Council area: -$188.4 million Manufacturing, Cumberland Council area: +$693.8 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Cumberland Council area: -$104.8 million Construction, Cumberland Council area: 0 million Wholesale Trade, Cumberland Council area: +$8.8 million Retail Trade, Cumberland Council area: +$11.3 million Accommodation and Food Services, Cumberland Council area: -$8.1 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Cumberland Council area: -$102.0 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Cumberland Council area: +$108.1 million Financial and Insurance Services, Cumberland Council area: -$47.6 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Cumberland Council area: +$0.4 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Cumberland Council area: +$247.2 million Administrative and Support Services, Cumberland Council area: +$31.4 million Public Administration and Safety, Cumberland Council area: +$11.0 million Education and Training, Cumberland Council area: +$46.1 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Cumberland Council area: +$263.4 million Arts and Recreation Services, Cumberland Council area: +$63.2 million Other Services, Cumberland Council area: -$20.2 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 Cumberland Council area in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($2,734 million or 34.4%)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services ($733 million or 9.2%)
  • Public Administration and Safety ($661 million or 8.3%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $4,127 million in total or 52.0% of the total imports by total industry in the Cumberland Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 34.6% in Manufacturing; 6.2% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services; and 4.6% in Public Administration and Safety.

The major differences between total imports by industries in the Cumberland Council area and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Public Administration and Safety (8.3% compared to 4.6%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (9.2% compared to 6.2%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (6.0% compared to 3.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Wholesale Trade (1.4% compared to 4.3%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in the Cumberland Council area increased by $871.2 million between 2004/05 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2004/05 and 2017/18 in the Cumberland Council area were for:

  • Manufacturing (+$694 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$263 million)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+$247 million)
  • Mining (-$188 million)

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