City of Melton


In the City of Melton, Manufacturing had the largest total exports by industry, generating $350 million in 2020/21.

Exports by industry are sales of goods and services to non-resident households, businesses and other organisations, outside the City of Melton 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
City of Melton2020/212015/16Change
Industry$m%. Victoria$m%. Victoria2015/16 - 2020/21
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing13.81.24.415.72.43.9-1.9
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services2.
Wholesale Trade330.629.
Retail Trade45.03.92.938.45.93.1+6.6
Accommodation and Food Services23.02.02.430.64.72.6-7.7
Transport, Postal and Warehousing119.510.56.873.211.37.8+46.3
Information Media and Telecommunications7.
Financial and Insurance Services12.
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services5.
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services14.11.27.715.42.47.5-1.3
Administrative and Support Services13.01.12.316.02.52.2-3.0
Public Administration and Safety113.19.95.7143.522.24.7-30.4
Education and Training21.01.84.822.63.54.4-1.6
Health Care and Social Assistance15.
Arts and Recreation Services22.
Other Services8.
Total industries1,141.4100.0100.0647.8100.0100.0+493.6

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021. Compiled and presented in by .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2018-19 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 the City of Melton in 2020/21 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing (350 million or 30.7%)
  • Wholesale Trade (331 million or 29.0%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (119 million or 10.5%)

In combination these three industries accounted for 800 million in total or 70.1% of the total exports by industry in the the City of Melton.

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

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

  • A larger percentage of total exports by Wholesale Trade (29.0% compared to 7.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Financial and Insurance Services (1.1% compared to 13.2%)
  • A larger percentage of total exports by Manufacturing (30.7% compared to 20.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of total exports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (1.2% compared to 7.7%)

Emerging groups

The total total exports by industry in the City of Melton $increased by 494 million between 2015/16 and 2020/21.

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

  • Wholesale Trade (+$243 million)
  • Manufacturing (+$225 million)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$46 million)
  • Arts and Recreation Services (+$13 million)

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