City of Monash


In the City of Monash, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $4,035 million in 2022/23.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the City of Monash 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
City of Monash2022/232016/17Change
Industry$m%. Victoria$m%. Victoria2016/17 - 2022/23
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing789.97.54.7758.57.54.7+31.4
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services346.53.33.5375.73.73.5-29.1
Wholesale Trade124.81.23.3137.51.43.4-12.7
Retail Trade107.71.01.893.30.91.8+14.4
Accommodation and Food Services284.32.72.4538.75.34.6-254.4
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1,
Information Media and Telecommunications389.03.74.3377.93.73.9+11.1
Financial and Insurance Services455.04.38.2442.64.48.1+12.4
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services47.70.50.862.20.60.9-14.6
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services350.53.46.7331.93.35.9+18.6
Administrative and Support Services155.31.51.9140.01.41.5+15.3
Public Administration and Safety932.38.96.1636.36.34.9+296.0
Education and Training128.
Health Care and Social Assistance219.42.15.1182.51.84.8+36.9
Arts and Recreation Services131.21.31.1178.81.81.7-47.7
Other Services66.40.61.2109.31.11.6-42.9
Total industries10,462.9100.0100.010,085.0100.0100.0+377.9

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 the City of Monash in 2022/23 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($4,035 million or 38.6%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($1,152 million or 11.0%)
  • Public Administration and Safety ($932 million or 8.9%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $6,119 million in total or 58.5% of the total imports by industry in the the City of Monash.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Victoria accounted for 32.0% in Manufacturing; 8.6% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing and 6.1% in Public Administration and Safety.

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

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (38.6% compared to 32.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Financial and Insurance Services (4.3% compared to 8.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (3.4% compared to 6.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Health Care and Social Assistance (2.1% compared to 5.1%)

Emerging groups

The total total imports by industry in the City of Monash increased by $378 million between 2016/17 and 2022/23.

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

  • Manufacturing (+$645 million)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$336 million)
  • Public Administration and Safety (+$296 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$37 million)

City of Monash

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