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Imports

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.

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Total imports by industry sector
City of Ipswich - Constant prices2017/182002/03Change
Industry
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$m%Queensland%$m%Queensland%2002/03 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing523.26.12.8313.57.73.2+209.7
Mining349.94.13.2242.96.05.2+107.1
Manufacturing2,983.534.739.31,256.331.034.4+1,727.3
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services151.51.83.394.22.34.0+57.3
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade355.84.13.8179.54.44.6+176.3
Retail Trade83.01.01.777.71.91.7+5.3
Accommodation and Food Services119.31.43.5177.84.43.7-58.5
Transport, Postal and Warehousing418.54.95.2318.87.97.4+99.6
Information Media and Telecommunications404.94.74.0160.44.03.8+244.5
Financial and Insurance Services723.08.49.0330.58.27.4+392.5
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services31.90.40.618.60.50.8+13.4
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services543.36.37.0256.46.36.2+286.9
Administrative and Support Services141.61.61.476.41.92.1+65.2
Public Administration and Safety485.05.65.2194.14.86.3+290.9
Education and Training261.73.02.3121.03.02.9+140.7
Health Care and Social Assistance661.07.74.692.02.33.2+569.1
Arts and Recreation Services324.63.81.860.31.51.4+264.3
Other Services28.80.31.376.51.91.6-47.7

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, Queensland: 2.8% Mining, Queensland: 3.2% Manufacturing, Queensland: 39.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Queensland: 3.3% Construction, Queensland: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Queensland: 3.8% Retail Trade, Queensland: 1.7% Accommodation and Food Services, Queensland: 3.5% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Queensland: 5.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, Queensland: 4.0% Financial and Insurance Services, Queensland: 9.0% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Queensland: 0.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Queensland: 7.0% Administrative and Support Services, Queensland: 1.4% Public Administration and Safety, Queensland: 5.2% Education and Training, Queensland: 2.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, Queensland: 4.6% Arts and Recreation Services, Queensland: 1.8% Other Services, Queensland: 1.3% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Ipswich: 6.1% Mining, City of Ipswich: 4.1% Manufacturing, City of Ipswich: 34.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Ipswich: 1.8% Construction, City of Ipswich: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, City of Ipswich: 4.1% Retail Trade, City of Ipswich: 1.0% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Ipswich: 1.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Ipswich: 4.9% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Ipswich: 4.7% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Ipswich: 8.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Ipswich: 0.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Ipswich: 6.3% Administrative and Support Services, City of Ipswich: 1.6% Public Administration and Safety, City of Ipswich: 5.6% Education and Training, City of Ipswich: 3.0% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Ipswich: 7.7% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Ipswich: 3.8% Other Services, City of Ipswich: 0.3%
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, 2002/03 to 2017/18
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2002/03 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Ipswich: +$209.7 million Mining, City of Ipswich: +$107.1 million Manufacturing, City of Ipswich: +$1,727.3 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Ipswich: +$57.3 million Construction, City of Ipswich: 0 million Wholesale Trade, City of Ipswich: +$176.3 million Retail Trade, City of Ipswich: +$5.3 million Accommodation and Food Services, City of Ipswich: -$58.5 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Ipswich: +$99.6 million Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Ipswich: +$244.5 million Financial and Insurance Services, City of Ipswich: +$392.5 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Ipswich: +$13.4 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Ipswich: +$286.9 million Administrative and Support Services, City of Ipswich: +$65.2 million Public Administration and Safety, City of Ipswich: +$290.9 million Education and Training, City of Ipswich: +$140.7 million Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Ipswich: +$569.1 million Arts and Recreation Services, City of Ipswich: +$264.3 million Other Services, City of Ipswich: -$47.7 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 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 Queensland accounted for 39.3% in Manufacturing; 9.0% in Financial and Insurance Services; and 4.6% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

The major differences between total imports by industries in the City of Ipswich and Queensland were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (6.1% compared to 2.8%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Health Care and Social Assistance (7.7% compared to 4.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (34.7% compared to 39.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Accommodation and Food Services (1.4% compared to 3.5%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in the City of Ipswich increased by $4,543.8 million between 2002/03 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2002/03 and 2017/18 in the City of Ipswich were for:

  • Manufacturing (+$1,727 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$569 million)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (+$392 million)
  • Public Administration and Safety (+$291 million)

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