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Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region)

Imports

In the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region), Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $10,626 million in 2017/18.

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.

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Total imports by industry sector
Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Western Australia%$m%Western Australia%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing479.31.61.4725.02.21.7-245.6
Mining2,177.97.110.92,025.26.15.1+152.7
Manufacturing10,625.934.432.511,978.936.136.5-1,353.0
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services840.12.73.61,124.63.44.6-284.5
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade1,012.73.34.01,257.93.84.4-245.2
Retail Trade444.21.41.9612.61.82.1-168.4
Accommodation and Food Services621.72.02.5727.62.22.3-105.9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing2,243.17.36.32,364.17.17.8-121.0
Information Media and Telecommunications1,210.23.93.61,302.73.93.4-92.5
Financial and Insurance Services3,088.910.09.33,131.39.48.9-42.4
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services198.50.60.9158.60.51.1+39.9
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services2,946.09.57.42,581.37.87.6+364.6
Administrative and Support Services775.72.51.9535.31.61.5+240.4
Public Administration and Safety1,531.85.04.51,724.05.24.8-192.2
Education and Training648.22.11.9841.72.51.9-193.6
Health Care and Social Assistance1,443.94.74.61,407.24.23.6+36.7
Arts and Recreation Services320.91.01.2342.31.01.0-21.4
Other Services242.60.81.6366.51.11.8-123.9

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , 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

Total imports by industry sector 2017/18
Total imports by industry sector 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Western Australia: 1.4% Mining, Western Australia: 10.9% Manufacturing, Western Australia: 32.5% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Western Australia: 3.6% Construction, Western Australia: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Western Australia: 4.0% Retail Trade, Western Australia: 1.9% Accommodation and Food Services, Western Australia: 2.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Western Australia: 6.3% Information Media and Telecommunications, Western Australia: 3.6% Financial and Insurance Services, Western Australia: 9.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Western Australia: 0.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Western Australia: 7.4% Administrative and Support Services, Western Australia: 1.9% Public Administration and Safety, Western Australia: 4.5% Education and Training, Western Australia: 1.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, Western Australia: 4.6% Arts and Recreation Services, Western Australia: 1.2% Other Services, Western Australia: 1.6% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 1.6% Mining, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 7.1% Manufacturing, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 34.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 2.7% Construction, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 3.3% Retail Trade, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 1.4% Accommodation and Food Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 2.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 7.3% Information Media and Telecommunications, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 3.9% Financial and Insurance Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 10.0% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 0.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 9.5% Administrative and Support Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 2.5% Public Administration and Safety, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 5.0% Education and Training, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 2.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 4.7% Arts and Recreation Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 1.0% Other Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 0.8%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$245.6 million Mining, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$152.7 million Manufacturing, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$1,353.0 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$284.5 million Construction, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): 0 million Wholesale Trade, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$245.2 million Retail Trade, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$168.4 million Accommodation and Food Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$105.9 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$121.0 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$92.5 million Financial and Insurance Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$42.4 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$39.9 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$364.6 million Administrative and Support Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$240.4 million Public Administration and Safety, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$192.2 million Education and Training, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$193.6 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): +$36.7 million Arts and Recreation Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$21.4 million Other Services, Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region): -$123.9 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the total imports by industry sectors in Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($10,626 million or 34.4%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($3,089 million or 10.0%)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services ($2,946 million or 9.5%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $16,661 million in total or 54.0% 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 32.5% in Manufacturing; 9.3% in Financial and Insurance Services; and 7.4% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services.

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 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (9.5% compared to 7.4%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (34.4% compared to 32.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Mining (7.1% compared to 10.9%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) decreased by $2,355.2 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in the Grow South East (South East Metropolitan Region) were for:

  • Manufacturing (-$1,353 million)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+$365 million)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (-$285 million)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (-$246 million)

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