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Imports

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.

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Total imports by industry sector
City of Port Phillip - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Victoria%$m%Victoria%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing282.24.53.6240.04.33.9+42.1
Mining265.64.23.9196.73.54.8+68.9
Manufacturing2,393.638.234.02,100.237.732.8+293.5
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services423.16.73.5425.57.64.6-2.4
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade116.91.93.895.81.73.1+21.2
Retail Trade60.01.02.456.61.02.1+3.4
Accommodation and Food Services190.33.02.4148.42.72.5+41.9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing832.013.37.7743.713.39.0+88.3
Information Media and Telecommunications229.83.74.2230.64.14.0-0.7
Financial and Insurance Services262.04.210.0233.24.28.8+28.9
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services48.90.80.840.50.70.7+8.4
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services381.26.15.8310.85.65.4+70.4
Administrative and Support Services160.72.61.6128.32.31.7+32.4
Public Administration and Safety209.03.35.3240.54.35.9-31.5
Education and Training36.10.63.236.40.72.9-0.3
Health Care and Social Assistance281.04.54.4250.34.54.3+30.7
Arts and Recreation Services50.50.81.640.10.72.0+10.4
Other Services47.50.81.959.71.11.7-12.2

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , 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

Total imports by industry sector 2017/18
Total imports by industry sector 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Victoria: 3.6% Mining, Victoria: 3.9% Manufacturing, Victoria: 34.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Victoria: 3.5% Construction, Victoria: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Victoria: 3.8% Retail Trade, Victoria: 2.4% Accommodation and Food Services, Victoria: 2.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Victoria: 7.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, Victoria: 4.2% Financial and Insurance Services, Victoria: 10.0% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Victoria: 0.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Victoria: 5.8% Administrative and Support Services, Victoria: 1.6% Public Administration and Safety, Victoria: 5.3% Education and Training, Victoria: 3.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, Victoria: 4.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Victoria: 1.6% Other Services, Victoria: 1.9% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Port Phillip: 4.5% Mining, City of Port Phillip: 4.2% Manufacturing, City of Port Phillip: 38.2% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Port Phillip: 6.7% Construction, City of Port Phillip: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, City of Port Phillip: 1.9% Retail Trade, City of Port Phillip: 1.0% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Port Phillip: 3.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Port Phillip: 13.3% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Port Phillip: 3.7% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Port Phillip: 4.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Port Phillip: 0.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Port Phillip: 6.1% Administrative and Support Services, City of Port Phillip: 2.6% Public Administration and Safety, City of Port Phillip: 3.3% Education and Training, City of Port Phillip: 0.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Port Phillip: 4.5% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Port Phillip: 0.8% Other Services, City of Port Phillip: 0.8%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2012/13 to 2017/18 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Port Phillip: +$42.1 million Mining, City of Port Phillip: +$68.9 million Manufacturing, City of Port Phillip: +$293.5 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Port Phillip: -$2.4 million Construction, City of Port Phillip: 0 million Wholesale Trade, City of Port Phillip: +$21.2 million Retail Trade, City of Port Phillip: +$3.4 million Accommodation and Food Services, City of Port Phillip: +$41.9 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Port Phillip: +$88.3 million Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Port Phillip: -$0.7 million Financial and Insurance Services, City of Port Phillip: +$28.9 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Port Phillip: +$8.4 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Port Phillip: +$70.4 million Administrative and Support Services, City of Port Phillip: +$32.4 million Public Administration and Safety, City of Port Phillip: -$31.5 million Education and Training, City of Port Phillip: -$0.3 million Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Port Phillip: +$30.7 million Arts and Recreation Services, City of Port Phillip: +$10.4 million Other Services, City of Port Phillip: -$12.2 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

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%)

Emerging groups

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)

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