Goulburn Mulwaree Council area


In Goulburn Mulwaree Council area, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $481 million in 2021/22.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside Goulburn Mulwaree 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
Goulburn Mulwaree Council area2021/222016/17Change
Industry$m%. New South Wales$m%. New South Wales2016/17 - 2021/22
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing20.
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services48.33.33.528.42.43.4+19.9
Wholesale Trade62.74.33.372.96.23.6-10.3
Retail Trade45.
Accommodation and Food Services15.01.01.526.32.22.9-11.3
Transport, Postal and Warehousing52.33.65.468.75.87.4-16.4
Information Media and Telecommunications79.
Financial and Insurance Services201.113.99.6159.313.58.9+41.8
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services3.
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services131.49.16.6102.88.76.3+28.5
Administrative and Support Services28.72.01.726.92.31.6+1.8
Public Administration and Safety69.54.86.863.15.35.7+6.5
Education and Training40.12.83.529.42.53.2+10.7
Health Care and Social Assistance49.93.44.928.12.44.0+21.8
Arts and Recreation Services33.52.31.521.91.81.5+11.6
Other Services8.
Total industries1,450.2100.0100.01,184.3100.0100.0+265.9

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2022. ©2023. Compiled and presented in economy.id 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 Goulburn Mulwaree Council area in 2021/22 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($481 million or 33.2%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($201 million or 13.9%)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services ($131 million or 9.1%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $814 million in total or 56.1% of the total imports by industry in the Goulburn Mulwaree Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 33.6% in Manufacturing; 9.6% in Financial and Insurance Services and 6.6% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services.

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

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Financial and Insurance Services (13.9% compared to 9.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (1.4% compared to 5.0%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (9.1% compared to 6.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Public Administration and Safety (4.8% compared to 6.8%)

Emerging groups

The total total imports by industry in Goulburn Mulwaree Council area increased by $266 million between 2016/17 and 2021/22.

The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2016/17 and 2021/22 in Goulburn Mulwaree Council area were for:

  • Manufacturing (+$103 million)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (+$42 million)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+$29 million)
  • Retail Trade (+$26 million)

Goulburn Mulwaree

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