City of Monash
In the City of Monash, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $3,344 million in 2016/17.
Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the City of Monash boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the City.Imports (international) includes the value of all imports to the area from outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, import data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total imports by industry sector|
|City of Monash - Constant prices||2016/17||2011/12||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Greater Melbourne%||$m||%||Greater Melbourne%||2011/12 to 2016/17|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||594.1||7.4||4.8||509.4||6.7||4.9||+84.7||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||227.3||2.8||3.4||461.7||6.0||4.5||-234.4||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||213.5||2.7||2.6||320.8||4.2||3.0||-107.4||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||610.6||7.6||7.3||778.9||10.2||8.6||-168.3||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||366.5||4.6||5.1||295.4||3.9||4.4||+71.0||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||538.5||6.7||9.6||343.4||4.5||8.0||+195.1||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||53.5||0.7||0.8||50.5||0.7||0.7||+3.0||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||370.1||4.6||6.1||264.8||3.5||5.6||+105.3||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||127.6||1.6||1.7||99.8||1.3||1.9||+27.7||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||500.1||6.2||5.6||498.9||6.5||6.7||+1.2||24400||P|
|Education and Training||109.7||1.4||3.1||89.2||1.2||2.7||+20.4||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||145.4||1.8||4.4||120.8||1.6||4.0||+24.5||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||114.7||1.4||1.3||109.6||1.4||1.5||+5.1||24700||P|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.
Data are based on a 2015-16 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 Monash in 2016/17 shows the three largest industries were:
- Manufacturing ($3,344 million or 41.8%)
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($611 million or 7.6%)
- Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing ($594 million or 7.4%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $4,549 million in total or 56.8% of the total imports by total industry in the City of Monash.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Greater Melbourne accounted for 33.8% in Manufacturing; 7.3% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing; and 4.8% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing.
The major differences between total imports by industries in the City of Monash and Greater Melbourne were:
- A larger percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (41.8% compared to 33.8%)
- A larger percentage of total imports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (7.4% compared to 4.8%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Financial and Insurance Services (6.7% compared to 9.6%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Health Care and Social Assistance (1.8% compared to 4.4%)
The total imports by industries in the City of Monash increased by $362.2 million between 2011/12 and 2016/17.
The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2011/12 and 2016/17 in the City of Monash were for:
- Manufacturing (+$372 million)
- Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (-$234 million)
- Financial and Insurance Services (+$195 million)
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing (-$168 million)