City of Darebin
In the City of Darebin, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $1,658 million in 2017/18.
Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the City of Darebin boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the City.Imports (international) includes the value of all imports to the area from outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, import data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total imports by industry sector|
|City of Darebin - Constant prices||2017/18||2012/13||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Greater Melbourne%||$m||%||Greater Melbourne%||2012/13 to 2017/18|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||219.0||4.2||3.8||211.9||5.2||4.4||+7.2||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||267.0||5.2||3.7||343.4||8.4||5.0||-76.3||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||121.8||2.4||2.4||94.2||2.3||2.5||+27.5||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||585.6||11.3||8.1||477.5||11.7||9.4||+108.1||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||265.7||5.1||4.2||182.1||4.5||4.0||+83.7||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||592.4||11.4||9.8||321.1||7.8||8.4||+271.3||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||20.5||0.4||0.8||14.9||0.4||0.7||+5.6||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||188.2||3.6||5.9||157.4||3.8||5.5||+30.7||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||44.0||0.9||1.6||86.2||2.1||1.7||-42.2||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||258.9||5.0||5.7||253.9||6.2||6.3||+5.0||24400||P|
|Education and Training||65.0||1.3||3.3||47.4||1.2||2.9||+17.6||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||374.3||7.2||4.3||229.1||5.6||4.0||+145.2||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||80.1||1.5||1.4||38.7||0.9||1.5||+41.4||24700||P|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (opens a new window), 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
An analysis of the total imports by industry sectors in City of Darebin in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:
- Manufacturing ($1,658 million or 32.0%)
- Financial and Insurance Services ($592 million or 11.4%)
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($586 million or 11.3%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $2,836 million in total or 54.8% of the total imports by total industry in the City of Darebin.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Greater Melbourne accounted for 34.5% in Manufacturing; 9.8% in Financial and Insurance Services; and 8.1% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing.
The major differences between total imports by industries in the City of Darebin and Greater Melbourne were:
- A larger percentage of total imports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (11.3% compared to 8.1%)
- A larger percentage of total imports by Health Care and Social Assistance (7.2% compared to 4.3%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (32.0% compared to 34.5%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (3.6% compared to 5.9%)
The total imports by industries in the City of Darebin increased by $1,087.3 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.
The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in the City of Darebin were for:
- Manufacturing (+$325 million)
- Financial and Insurance Services (+$271 million)
- Health Care and Social Assistance (+$145 million)
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$108 million)