In Glenelg Shire, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $386 million in 2017/18.
Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the Glenelg Shire boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the Shire.Imports (international) includes the value of all imports to the area from outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, import data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total imports by industry sector|
|Glenelg Shire - Constant prices||2017/18||2012/13||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Victoria%||$m||%||Victoria%||2012/13 to 2017/18|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||20.8||1.6||3.6||11.0||0.8||3.9||+9.8||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||52.2||4.0||3.5||83.4||6.0||4.6||-31.3||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||25.2||2.0||2.4||18.1||1.3||2.5||+7.1||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||66.0||5.1||7.7||72.6||5.2||9.0||-6.6||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||42.8||3.3||4.2||46.0||3.3||4.0||-3.1||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||144.7||11.2||10.0||130.9||9.4||8.8||+13.7||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||13.4||1.0||0.8||6.1||0.4||0.7||+7.3||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||64.6||5.0||5.8||57.7||4.2||5.4||+6.8||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||21.9||1.7||1.6||20.5||1.5||1.7||+1.4||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||56.0||4.3||5.3||58.0||4.2||5.9||-2.0||24400||P|
|Education and Training||51.7||4.0||3.2||63.3||4.6||2.9||-11.6||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||55.8||4.3||4.4||67.8||4.9||4.3||-12.0||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||33.4||2.6||1.6||38.5||2.8||2.0||-5.1||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 Glenelg Shire in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:
- Manufacturing ($386 million or 29.9%)
- Financial and Insurance Services ($145 million or 11.2%)
- Mining ($104 million or 8.1%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $635 million in total or 49.2% of the total imports by total industry in Glenelg Shire.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Victoria accounted for 34.0% in Manufacturing; 10.0% in Financial and Insurance Services; and 3.9% in Mining.
The major differences between total imports by industries in Glenelg Shire and Victoria were:
- A larger percentage of total imports by Mining (8.1% compared to 3.9%)
- A larger percentage of total imports by Retail Trade (5.0% compared to 2.4%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (29.9% compared to 34.0%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (5.1% compared to 7.7%)
The total imports by industries in Glenelg Shire decreased by $95.2 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.
The largest change in total imports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in Glenelg Shire was for:
- Mining (-$61 million)