Hume City


In Hume City, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $6,657 million in 2022/23.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside Hume City 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
Hume City2022/232016/17Change
Industry$m%. Victoria$m%. Victoria2016/17 - 2022/23
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing1,
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services451.12.13.5225.81.53.5+225.3
Wholesale Trade146.50.73.3128.10.93.4+18.4
Retail Trade117.40.61.8153.41.01.8-35.9
Accommodation and Food Services351.71.72.4405.12.74.6-53.4
Transport, Postal and Warehousing2,,033.7
Information Media and Telecommunications645.53.04.3501.23.33.9+144.3
Financial and Insurance Services1,786.38.48.21,321.18.88.1+465.1
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services43.20.20.847.60.30.9-4.4
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services2,586.812.26.71,815.712.15.9+771.1
Administrative and Support Services924.74.41.9369.62.51.5+555.1
Public Administration and Safety877.04.16.1563.03.74.9+314.0
Education and Training563.12.73.0377.02.52.5+186.1
Health Care and Social Assistance1,
Arts and Recreation Services138.00.71.1169.71.11.7-31.7
Other Services144.50.71.2160.91.11.6-16.4
Total industries21,171.4100.0100.015,057.6100.0100.0+6,113.8

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2024. ©2023. Compiled and presented in 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 Hume City in 2022/23 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($6,657 million or 31.4%)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services ($2,587 million or 12.2%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($2,015 million or 9.5%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $11,258 million in total or 53.2% of the total imports by industry in the Hume City.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Victoria accounted for 32.0% in Manufacturing; 6.7% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services and 8.6% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing.

The major differences between total imports by industries of Hume City and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (12.2% compared to 6.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Wholesale Trade (0.7% compared to 3.3%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Administrative and Support Services (4.4% compared to 1.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Public Administration and Safety (4.1% compared to 6.1%)

Emerging groups

The total total imports by industry in Hume City increased by $6,114 million between 2016/17 and 2022/23.

The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2016/17 and 2022/23 in Hume City were for:

  • Manufacturing (+$2,132 million)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$1,034 million)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+$771 million)
  • Administrative and Support Services (+$555 million)

Hume City

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