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Imports

In the City of Kingston, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $3,048 million in 2019/20.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the City of Kingston 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 Kingston - Constant prices2019/202014/15Change
Industry
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$m%Victoria%$m%Victoria%2014/15 to 2019/20
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing947.09.84.41,242.014.06.1-295.0
Mining361.23.84.7461.95.25.6-100.6
Manufacturing3,048.431.731.12,785.831.532.4+262.7
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services291.73.03.1266.53.03.0+25.3
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade127.91.33.3107.81.23.1+20.1
Retail Trade93.51.02.171.80.81.9+21.7
Accommodation and Food Services188.82.02.1169.01.92.3+19.8
Transport, Postal and Warehousing656.26.87.3613.46.97.8+42.8
Information Media and Telecommunications318.33.34.1290.23.33.6+28.1
Financial and Insurance Services995.910.39.5793.89.09.2+202.1
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services35.00.40.829.60.30.5+5.4
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services532.85.56.3469.15.35.6+63.7
Administrative and Support Services220.32.31.8181.62.11.9+38.7
Public Administration and Safety619.66.46.5463.85.25.8+155.8
Education and Training344.13.63.4272.13.13.2+72.0
Health Care and Social Assistance672.77.06.3472.35.34.8+200.4
Arts and Recreation Services112.61.21.6116.41.31.7-3.7
Other Services56.60.61.545.40.51.3+11.2

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 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 2019/20
Total imports by industry sector 2019/20 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Victoria: 4.4% Mining, Victoria: 4.7% Manufacturing, Victoria: 31.1% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Victoria: 3.1% Construction, Victoria: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Victoria: 3.3% Retail Trade, Victoria: 2.1% Accommodation and Food Services, Victoria: 2.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Victoria: 7.3% Information Media and Telecommunications, Victoria: 4.1% Financial and Insurance Services, Victoria: 9.5% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Victoria: 0.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Victoria: 6.3% Administrative and Support Services, Victoria: 1.8% Public Administration and Safety, Victoria: 6.5% Education and Training, Victoria: 3.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, Victoria: 6.3% Arts and Recreation Services, Victoria: 1.6% Other Services, Victoria: 1.5% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Kingston: 9.8% Mining, City of Kingston: 3.8% Manufacturing, City of Kingston: 31.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Kingston: 3.0% Construction, City of Kingston: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, City of Kingston: 1.3% Retail Trade, City of Kingston: 1.0% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Kingston: 2.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Kingston: 6.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Kingston: 3.3% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Kingston: 10.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Kingston: 0.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Kingston: 5.5% Administrative and Support Services, City of Kingston: 2.3% Public Administration and Safety, City of Kingston: 6.4% Education and Training, City of Kingston: 3.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Kingston: 7.0% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Kingston: 1.2% Other Services, City of Kingston: 0.6%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2014/15 to 2019/20
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2014/15 to 2019/20 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Kingston: -$295.0 million Mining, City of Kingston: -$100.6 million Manufacturing, City of Kingston: +$262.7 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Kingston: +$25.3 million Construction, City of Kingston: 0 million Wholesale Trade, City of Kingston: +$20.1 million Retail Trade, City of Kingston: +$21.7 million Accommodation and Food Services, City of Kingston: +$19.8 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Kingston: +$42.8 million Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Kingston: +$28.1 million Financial and Insurance Services, City of Kingston: +$202.1 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Kingston: +$5.4 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Kingston: +$63.7 million Administrative and Support Services, City of Kingston: +$38.7 million Public Administration and Safety, City of Kingston: +$155.8 million Education and Training, City of Kingston: +$72.0 million Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Kingston: +$200.4 million Arts and Recreation Services, City of Kingston: -$3.7 million Other Services, City of Kingston: +$11.2 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021
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 Kingston in 2019/20 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($3,048 million or 31.7%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($996 million or 10.3%)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($947 million or 9.8%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $4,991 million in total or 51.9% of the total imports by total industry in the City of Kingston.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Victoria accounted for 31.1% in Manufacturing; 9.5% in Financial and Insurance Services; and 4.4% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing.

The major differences between total imports by industries in the City of Kingston and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (9.8% compared to 4.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Wholesale Trade (1.3% compared to 3.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Retail Trade (1.0% compared to 2.1%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in the City of Kingston increased by $770.5 million between 2014/15 and 2019/20.

The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2014/15 and 2019/20 in the City of Kingston were for:

  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (-$295 million)
  • Manufacturing (+$263 million)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (+$202 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$200 million)

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