Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region)
In the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region), Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $10,167 million in 2019/20.
Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the Region.Imports (international) includes the value of all imports to the area from outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, import data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total imports by industry sector|
|Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) - Constant prices||2019/20||2014/15||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Western Australia%||$m||%||Western Australia%||2014/15 to 2019/20|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||815.4||2.4||1.9||1,087.1||3.3||2.6||-271.7||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||1,100.6||3.2||3.9||698.1||2.1||3.1||+402.6||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||885.2||2.6||2.4||821.1||2.5||2.3||+64.1||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||2,768.1||8.1||6.4||1,878.9||5.6||5.3||+889.2||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||1,331.2||3.9||3.1||1,236.4||3.7||2.8||+94.9||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||3,164.2||9.2||9.5||3,067.1||9.2||8.9||+97.0||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||124.4||0.4||1.3||154.2||0.5||1.1||-29.8||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||2,732.8||8.0||7.0||2,717.7||8.1||8.1||+15.1||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||898.8||2.6||1.9||656.7||2.0||1.8||+242.1||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||2,194.9||6.4||4.9||1,982.2||5.9||4.9||+212.7||24400||P|
|Education and Training||1,103.5||3.2||2.3||1,085.9||3.3||2.3||+17.6||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||2,566.2||7.5||5.1||1,813.5||5.4||3.9||+752.7||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||556.0||1.6||1.2||392.4||1.2||1.0||+163.6||24700||P|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2021. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (opens a new window)(informed decisions).
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 Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) in 2019/20 shows the three largest industries were:
- Manufacturing ($10,167 million or 29.6%)
- Financial and Insurance Services ($3,164 million or 9.2%)
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($2,768 million or 8.1%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $16,099 million in total or 46.9% of the total imports by total industry in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region).
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Western Australia accounted for 27.7% in Manufacturing; 9.5% in Financial and Insurance Services; and 6.4% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing.
The major differences between total imports by industries in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) and Western Australia were:
- A larger percentage of total imports by Health Care and Social Assistance (7.5% compared to 5.1%)
- A larger percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (29.6% compared to 27.7%)
- A larger percentage of total imports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (8.1% compared to 6.4%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Mining (5.8% compared to 15.0%)
The total imports by industries in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) increased by $964.7 million between 2014/15 and 2019/20.
The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2014/15 and 2019/20 in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) were for:
- Mining (-$1,417 million)
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$889 million)
- Health Care and Social Assistance (+$753 million)
- Manufacturing (-$510 million)