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City of South Perth

Imports

In City of South Perth, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $702 million in 2018/19.

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
City of South Perth - Constant prices2018/192013/14Change
Industry
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$m%Greater Perth%$m%Greater Perth%2013/14 to 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing13.90.62.122.80.82.6-8.9
Mining46.41.97.878.52.78.2-32.0
Manufacturing701.728.330.6878.330.835.1-176.6
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services102.14.13.6106.03.73.3-4.0
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade89.43.62.5115.94.13.2-26.5
Retail Trade84.33.41.7108.73.81.8-24.4
Accommodation and Food Services53.02.12.743.41.52.6+9.6
Transport, Postal and Warehousing187.57.66.4332.411.67.7-145.0
Information Media and Telecommunications132.75.44.2100.53.53.3+32.3
Financial and Insurance Services276.311.19.8320.811.28.6-44.5
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services30.31.21.524.70.91.1+5.5
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services125.55.16.287.43.16.2+38.0
Administrative and Support Services86.03.52.854.01.91.9+32.0
Public Administration and Safety139.95.65.7158.55.65.4-18.7
Education and Training174.57.02.5187.46.62.2-12.9
Health Care and Social Assistance145.85.96.7148.05.24.0-2.2
Arts and Recreation Services68.82.81.366.32.31.1+2.5
Other Services20.20.81.721.00.71.5-0.8

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. 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 2018/19
Total imports by industry sector 2018/19 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Greater Perth: 2.1% Mining, Greater Perth: 7.8% Manufacturing, Greater Perth: 30.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Greater Perth: 3.6% Construction, Greater Perth: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Greater Perth: 2.5% Retail Trade, Greater Perth: 1.7% Accommodation and Food Services, Greater Perth: 2.7% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Greater Perth: 6.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, Greater Perth: 4.2% Financial and Insurance Services, Greater Perth: 9.8% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Greater Perth: 1.5% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Greater Perth: 6.2% Administrative and Support Services, Greater Perth: 2.8% Public Administration and Safety, Greater Perth: 5.7% Education and Training, Greater Perth: 2.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, Greater Perth: 6.7% Arts and Recreation Services, Greater Perth: 1.3% Other Services, Greater Perth: 1.7% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of South Perth: 0.6% Mining, City of South Perth: 1.9% Manufacturing, City of South Perth: 28.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of South Perth: 4.1% Construction, City of South Perth: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, City of South Perth: 3.6% Retail Trade, City of South Perth: 3.4% Accommodation and Food Services, City of South Perth: 2.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of South Perth: 7.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of South Perth: 5.4% Financial and Insurance Services, City of South Perth: 11.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of South Perth: 1.2% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of South Perth: 5.1% Administrative and Support Services, City of South Perth: 3.5% Public Administration and Safety, City of South Perth: 5.6% Education and Training, City of South Perth: 7.0% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of South Perth: 5.9% Arts and Recreation Services, City of South Perth: 2.8% Other Services, City of South Perth: 0.8%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2013/14 to 2018/19
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2013/14 to 2018/19 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of South Perth: -$8.9 million Mining, City of South Perth: -$32.0 million Manufacturing, City of South Perth: -$176.6 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of South Perth: -$4.0 million Construction, City of South Perth: 0 million Wholesale Trade, City of South Perth: -$26.5 million Retail Trade, City of South Perth: -$24.4 million Accommodation and Food Services, City of South Perth: +$9.6 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of South Perth: -$145.0 million Information Media and Telecommunications, City of South Perth: +$32.3 million Financial and Insurance Services, City of South Perth: -$44.5 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of South Perth: +$5.5 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of South Perth: +$38.0 million Administrative and Support Services, City of South Perth: +$32.0 million Public Administration and Safety, City of South Perth: -$18.7 million Education and Training, City of South Perth: -$12.9 million Health Care and Social Assistance, City of South Perth: -$2.2 million Arts and Recreation Services, City of South Perth: +$2.5 million Other Services, City of South Perth: -$0.8 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the total imports by industry sectors in City of South Perth in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($702 million or 28.3%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($276 million or 11.1%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($187 million or 7.6%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $1,165 million in total or 47.0% of the total imports by total industry in City of South Perth.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Greater Perth accounted for 30.6% in Manufacturing; 9.8% in Financial and Insurance Services; and 6.4% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing.

The major differences between total imports by industries in City of South Perth and Greater Perth were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Education and Training (7.0% compared to 2.5%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Retail Trade (3.4% compared to 1.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Mining (1.9% compared to 7.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (28.3% compared to 30.6%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in City of South Perth decreased by $376.6 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in City of South Perth were for:

  • Manufacturing (-$177 million)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (-$145 million)

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