Northern Tasmania RegionEconomic profile
Skip to content

Meander Valley Council area

Imports

In Meander Valley Council area, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $246 million in 2016/17.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the Northern Tasmania Region 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.

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

Did you know? By clicking/tapping on a data row in the table you will be able to see sub categories.
Total imports by industry sector
Meander Valley Council area - Constant prices2016/172011/12Change
Industry
(Click rows to view sub-categories)
$m%Regional TAS%$m%Regional TAS%2011/12 to 2016/17
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing11.71.23.010.41.12.9+1.3
Mining28.13.04.431.43.45.4-3.3
Manufacturing246.425.928.8269.128.831.8-22.7
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services35.63.72.642.04.53.0-6.4
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade49.25.24.825.72.83.2+23.5
Retail Trade29.43.13.531.53.43.4-2.1
Accommodation and Food Services45.54.84.745.34.84.4+0.2
Transport, Postal and Warehousing54.85.85.662.86.76.4-8.0
Information Media and Telecommunications47.55.03.938.94.23.6+8.6
Financial and Insurance Services94.59.97.975.58.17.2+18.9
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services9.61.00.91.50.20.3+8.1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services63.76.76.960.06.46.9+3.7
Administrative and Support Services20.62.22.314.41.51.6+6.1
Public Administration and Safety71.87.66.777.18.27.1-5.3
Education and Training45.44.82.734.93.72.7+10.6
Health Care and Social Assistance51.65.47.773.77.96.5-22.1
Arts and Recreation Services12.31.31.110.21.11.4+2.1
Other Services32.53.42.629.83.22.3+2.6

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , 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

Total imports by industry sector 2016/17
Total imports by industry sector 2016/17 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Regional TAS: 3.0% Mining, Regional TAS: 4.4% Manufacturing, Regional TAS: 28.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Regional TAS: 2.6% Construction, Regional TAS: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Regional TAS: 4.8% Retail Trade, Regional TAS: 3.5% Accommodation and Food Services, Regional TAS: 4.7% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Regional TAS: 5.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, Regional TAS: 3.9% Financial and Insurance Services, Regional TAS: 7.9% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Regional TAS: 0.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Regional TAS: 6.9% Administrative and Support Services, Regional TAS: 2.3% Public Administration and Safety, Regional TAS: 6.7% Education and Training, Regional TAS: 2.7% Health Care and Social Assistance, Regional TAS: 7.7% Arts and Recreation Services, Regional TAS: 1.1% Other Services, Regional TAS: 2.6% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Meander Valley Council area: 1.2% Mining, Meander Valley Council area: 3.0% Manufacturing, Meander Valley Council area: 25.9% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Meander Valley Council area: 3.7% Construction, Meander Valley Council area: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Meander Valley Council area: 5.2% Retail Trade, Meander Valley Council area: 3.1% Accommodation and Food Services, Meander Valley Council area: 4.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Meander Valley Council area: 5.8% Information Media and Telecommunications, Meander Valley Council area: 5.0% Financial and Insurance Services, Meander Valley Council area: 9.9% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Meander Valley Council area: 1.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Meander Valley Council area: 6.7% Administrative and Support Services, Meander Valley Council area: 2.2% Public Administration and Safety, Meander Valley Council area: 7.6% Education and Training, Meander Valley Council area: 4.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, Meander Valley Council area: 5.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Meander Valley Council area: 1.3% Other Services, Meander Valley Council area: 3.4%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2011/12 to 2016/17
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2011/12 to 2016/17 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Meander Valley Council area: +$1.3 million Mining, Meander Valley Council area: -$3.3 million Manufacturing, Meander Valley Council area: -$22.7 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Meander Valley Council area: -$6.4 million Construction, Meander Valley Council area: 0 million Wholesale Trade, Meander Valley Council area: +$23.5 million Retail Trade, Meander Valley Council area: -$2.1 million Accommodation and Food Services, Meander Valley Council area: +$0.2 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Meander Valley Council area: -$8.0 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Meander Valley Council area: +$8.6 million Financial and Insurance Services, Meander Valley Council area: +$18.9 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Meander Valley Council area: +$8.1 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Meander Valley Council area: +$3.7 million Administrative and Support Services, Meander Valley Council area: +$6.1 million Public Administration and Safety, Meander Valley Council area: -$5.3 million Education and Training, Meander Valley Council area: +$10.6 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Meander Valley Council area: -$22.1 million Arts and Recreation Services, Meander Valley Council area: +$2.1 million Other Services, Meander Valley Council area: +$2.6 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the total imports by industry sectors in Meander Valley Council area in 2016/17 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($246 million or 25.9%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($94 million or 9.9%)
  • Public Administration and Safety ($72 million or 7.6%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $413 million in total or 43.4% of the total imports by total industry in Meander Valley Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional TAS accounted for 28.8% in Manufacturing; 7.9% in Financial and Insurance Services; and 6.7% in Public Administration and Safety.

The major differences between total imports by industries in Meander Valley Council area and Regional TAS were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Education and Training (4.8% compared to 2.7%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Financial and Insurance Services (9.9% compared to 7.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (25.9% compared to 28.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Health Care and Social Assistance (5.4% compared to 7.7%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in Meander Valley Council area increased by $15.9 million between 2011/12 and 2016/17.

There were no major changes in total imports by industries between 2011/12 and 2016/17 in Meander Valley Council area.

To continue building your economic story go to...

v18.09.24-1.0.0