City of Port Phillip
In City of Port Phillip, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $2,394 million in 2017/18.
Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the City of Port Phillip boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the City.Imports (international) includes the value of all imports to the area from outside Australia.
To get the full picture how each industry sector contributes to the regional or state economy, import data should be viewed alongside the other industry characteristics in the Industry sector analysis section.
Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section.
National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series
|Total imports by industry sector|
|City of Port Phillip - Constant prices||2017/18||2012/13||Change|
|Industry (Click rows to view sub-categories)||$m||%||Victoria%||$m||%||Victoria%||2012/13 to 2017/18|
|Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing||282.2||4.5||3.6||240.0||4.3||3.9||+42.1||23000||P|
|Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services||423.1||6.7||3.5||425.5||7.6||4.6||-2.4||23300||P|
|Accommodation and Food Services||190.3||3.0||2.4||148.4||2.7||2.5||+41.9||23700||P|
|Transport, Postal and Warehousing||832.0||13.3||7.7||743.7||13.3||9.0||+88.3||23800||P|
|Information Media and Telecommunications||229.8||3.7||4.2||230.6||4.1||4.0||-0.7||23900||P|
|Financial and Insurance Services||262.0||4.2||10.0||233.2||4.2||8.8||+28.9||24000||P|
|Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services||48.9||0.8||0.8||40.5||0.7||0.7||+8.4||24100||P|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical Services||381.2||6.1||5.8||310.8||5.6||5.4||+70.4||24200||P|
|Administrative and Support Services||160.7||2.6||1.6||128.3||2.3||1.7||+32.4||24300||P|
|Public Administration and Safety||209.0||3.3||5.3||240.5||4.3||5.9||-31.5||24400||P|
|Education and Training||36.1||0.6||3.2||36.4||0.7||2.9||-0.3||24500||P|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||281.0||4.5||4.4||250.3||4.5||4.3||+30.7||24600||P|
|Arts and Recreation Services||50.5||0.8||1.6||40.1||0.7||2.0||+10.4||24700||P|
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) (opens a new window) ©2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.
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
An analysis of the total imports by industry sectors in City of Port Phillip in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:
- Manufacturing ($2,394 million or 38.2%)
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($832 million or 13.3%)
- Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($423 million or 6.7%)
In combination these three industries accounted for $3,649 million in total or 58.2% of the total imports by total industry in City of Port Phillip.
In comparison, the same 3 industries in Victoria accounted for 34.0% in Manufacturing; 7.7% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing; and 3.5% in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services.
The major differences between total imports by industries in City of Port Phillip and Victoria were:
- A larger percentage of total imports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (13.3% compared to 7.7%)
- A larger percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (38.2% compared to 34.0%)
- A larger percentage of total imports by Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services (6.7% compared to 3.5%)
- A smaller percentage of total imports by Financial and Insurance Services (4.2% compared to 10.0%)
The total imports by industries in City of Port Phillip increased by $693.3 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.
The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in City of Port Phillip were for:
- Manufacturing (+$293 million)
- Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$88 million)
- Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (+$70 million)
- Mining (+$69 million)