Hobsons Bay City


In Hobsons Bay City, Manufacturing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $3,459 million in 2020/21.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside Hobsons Bay City boundaries. Exports (domestic) include all exports from the area to other parts of Australia. Exports (international) includes all exports from the Region to countries outside Australia.

To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, export 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 exports by industry sector
Hobsons Bay City2020/212015/16Change
Industry$m%. Victoria$m%. Victoria2015/16 - 2020/21
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing74.11.34.419.80.33.9+54.3
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services43.10.74.381.71.44.6-38.6
Wholesale Trade760.113.07.0301.45.27.0+458.7
Retail Trade37.80.62.951.80.93.1-14.0
Accommodation and Food Services25.50.42.433.70.62.6-8.3
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1,123.319.26.81,209.821.07.8-86.5
Information Media and Telecommunications10.
Financial and Insurance Services19.40.313.219.10.312.1+0.3
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services38.00.60.589.61.60.8-51.6
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services26.50.57.732.60.67.5-6.1
Administrative and Support Services20.20.32.320.70.42.2-0.5
Public Administration and Safety48.40.85.775.91.34.7-27.5
Education and Training16.60.34.821.80.44.4-5.2
Health Care and Social Assistance25.
Arts and Recreation Services59.51.02.640.60.72.7+18.9
Other Services14.
Total industries5,852.7100.0100.05,773.1100.0100.0+79.5

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2019/20 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 exports by industry sectors in Hobsons Bay City in 2020/21 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing (3,459 million or 59.1%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (1,123 million or 19.2%)
  • Wholesale Trade (760 million or 13.0%)

In combination these three industries accounted for 5,342 million in total or 91.3% of the total exports by industry in the Hobsons Bay City.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Victoria accounted for 20.5% in Manufacturing; 6.8% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing and 7.0% in Wholesale Trade.

The major differences between the total exports by industries of Hobsons Bay City and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (59.1% compared to 20.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Financial and Insurance Services (0.3% compared to 13.2%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (19.2% compared to 6.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (0.5% compared to 7.7%)

Emerging groups

The total total exports by industry in Hobsons Bay City $increased by 80 million between 2015/16 and 2020/21.

The largest changes in the total exports by industries between 2015/16 and 2020/21 in Hobsons Bay City were for:

  • Wholesale Trade (+$459 million)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (+$54 million)
  • Arts and Recreation Services (+$19 million)
  • Mining (+$14 million)

Hobsons Bay City

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