Georges River Council area


In Georges River Council area, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $2,121 million in 2022/23.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside Georges River 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
Georges River Council area2022/232016/17Change
Industry$m%. New South Wales$m%. New South Wales2016/17 - 2022/23
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing213.63.23.4180.92.93.8+32.7
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services186.52.83.1148.72.42.9+37.8
Wholesale Trade286.64.43.4257.54.13.6+29.2
Retail Trade291.84.42.0273.94.42.0+17.9
Accommodation and Food Services325.95.03.5460.47.35.5-134.6
Transport, Postal and Warehousing466.57.18.3468.07.56.4-1.6
Information Media and Telecommunications337.85.14.2316.65.03.9+21.2
Financial and Insurance Services282.24.38.2251.14.08.0+31.1
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services52.90.80.721.00.30.8+31.9
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services226.73.46.4173.22.85.9+53.5
Administrative and Support Services77.21.21.668.51.11.5+8.7
Public Administration and Safety697.110.65.6432.46.94.5+264.7
Education and Training310.64.72.6287.74.62.2+22.9
Health Care and Social Assistance270.04.14.3243.63.93.8+26.3
Arts and Recreation Services159.22.41.4150.12.41.6+9.1
Other Services73.
Total industries6,583.2100.0100.06,276.8100.0100.0+306.4

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2024. ©2023. Compiled and presented in 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 Georges River Council area in 2022/23 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($2,121 million or 32.2%)
  • Public Administration and Safety ($697 million or 10.6%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($466 million or 7.1%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $3,285 million in total or 49.9% of the total imports by industry in the Georges River Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 31.7% in Manufacturing; 5.6% in Public Administration and Safety and 8.3% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing.

The major differences between total imports by industries of Georges River Council area and New South Wales were:

  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Mining (3.1% compared to 8.3%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Public Administration and Safety (10.6% compared to 5.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Financial and Insurance Services (4.3% compared to 8.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (3.4% compared to 6.4%)

Emerging groups

The total total imports by industry in Georges River Council area increased by $306 million between 2016/17 and 2022/23.

The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2016/17 and 2022/23 in Georges River Council area were for:

  • Public Administration and Safety (+$265 million)
  • Manufacturing (+$141 million)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+$54 million)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (+$38 million)

Georges River Council

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