City of Ipswich
In the City of Ipswich, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $2,984 million in 2017/18.
Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the City of Ipswich boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the City.Imports (international) includes the value of all imports to the area from outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, import data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total imports by industry sector|
|City of Ipswich - Constant prices||2017/18||2013/14||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||South East Queensland%||$m||%||South East Queensland%||2013/14 to 2017/18|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||523.2||6.1||4.0||591.6||7.3||5.0||-68.4||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||151.5||1.8||3.4||147.6||1.8||3.4||+3.9||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||119.3||1.4||4.0||105.2||1.3||3.7||+14.1||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||418.5||4.9||4.9||496.7||6.1||5.4||-78.2||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||404.9||4.7||4.2||370.0||4.6||3.7||+34.9||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||723.0||8.4||7.6||782.0||9.7||7.7||-59.1||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||31.9||0.4||0.6||27.0||0.3||0.5||+4.9||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||543.3||6.3||5.8||571.9||7.1||5.2||-28.6||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||141.6||1.6||1.5||143.1||1.8||1.8||-1.5||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||485.0||5.6||6.3||411.1||5.1||6.1||+73.9||24400||P|
|Education and Training||261.7||3.0||2.3||192.9||2.4||2.1||+68.8||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||661.0||7.7||4.2||487.8||6.0||3.3||+173.2||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||324.6||3.8||1.3||248.0||3.1||1.2||+76.6||24700||P|
South East Queensland includes the 2006 Local Government Areas of: Beaudesert (S); Boonah (S); Brisbane (C); Caboolture (S); Caloundra (C); Esk (S); Gatton (S); Gold Coast (C); Ipswich (C); Kilcoy (S); Laidley (S); Logan (C); Maroochy (S); Noosa (S); Pine Rivers (S); Redcliffe (C); Redland (S), and; Toowoomba (C).
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (opens a new window), 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
An analysis of the total imports by industry sectors in City of Ipswich in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:
- Manufacturing ($2,984 million or 34.7%)
- Financial and Insurance Services ($723 million or 8.4%)
- Health Care and Social Assistance ($661 million or 7.7%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $4,368 million in total or 50.8% of the total imports by total industry in the City of Ipswich.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in South East Queensland accounted for 41.7% in Manufacturing; 7.6% in Financial and Insurance Services; and 4.2% in Health Care and Social Assistance.
The major differences between total imports by industries in the City of Ipswich and South East Queensland were:
- A larger percentage of total imports by Health Care and Social Assistance (7.7% compared to 4.2%)
- A larger percentage of total imports by Arts and Recreation Services (3.8% compared to 1.3%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (34.7% compared to 41.7%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Accommodation and Food Services (1.4% compared to 4.0%)
The total imports by industries in the City of Ipswich increased by $488.7 million between 2013/14 and 2017/18.
The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2013/14 and 2017/18 in the City of Ipswich were for:
- Manufacturing (+$415 million)
- Health Care and Social Assistance (+$173 million)
- Mining (-$148 million)
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing (-$78 million)