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Murweh Shire

Imports

In Murweh Shire, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $72 million in 2017/18.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the RDA Darling Downs and South West 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.

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Total imports by industry sector
Murweh Shire - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Regional QLD%$m%Regional QLD%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing4.62.11.84.61.22.20
Mining5.22.33.011.53.05.1-6.4
Manufacturing72.432.637.4116.330.237.4-43.9
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services7.33.33.59.92.63.3-2.6
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade14.76.64.819.75.14.5-5.0
Retail Trade5.72.62.114.33.71.9-8.6
Accommodation and Food Services7.43.32.822.35.82.5-15.0
Transport, Postal and Warehousing33.715.25.444.911.66.5-11.2
Information Media and Telecommunications6.93.13.712.73.33.7-5.9
Financial and Insurance Services18.98.510.625.46.69.1-6.5
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services1.60.70.74.41.10.6-2.8
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services17.27.87.929.27.67.7-12.0
Administrative and Support Services1.40.71.28.92.31.6-7.4
Public Administration and Safety4.11.94.96.11.65.3-2.0
Education and Training5.72.62.115.24.02.1-9.6
Health Care and Social Assistance7.23.34.416.34.23.6-9.0
Arts and Recreation Services1.40.62.010.62.81.6-9.2
Other Services6.63.01.612.73.31.5-6.1

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, Regional QLD: 1.8% Mining, Regional QLD: 3.0% Manufacturing, Regional QLD: 37.4% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Regional QLD: 3.5% Construction, Regional QLD: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Regional QLD: 4.8% Retail Trade, Regional QLD: 2.1% Accommodation and Food Services, Regional QLD: 2.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Regional QLD: 5.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, Regional QLD: 3.7% Financial and Insurance Services, Regional QLD: 10.6% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Regional QLD: 0.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Regional QLD: 7.9% Administrative and Support Services, Regional QLD: 1.2% Public Administration and Safety, Regional QLD: 4.9% Education and Training, Regional QLD: 2.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, Regional QLD: 4.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Regional QLD: 2.0% Other Services, Regional QLD: 1.6% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Murweh Shire: 2.1% Mining, Murweh Shire: 2.3% Manufacturing, Murweh Shire: 32.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Murweh Shire: 3.3% Construction, Murweh Shire: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Murweh Shire: 6.6% Retail Trade, Murweh Shire: 2.6% Accommodation and Food Services, Murweh Shire: 3.3% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Murweh Shire: 15.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, Murweh Shire: 3.1% Financial and Insurance Services, Murweh Shire: 8.5% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Murweh Shire: 0.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Murweh Shire: 7.8% Administrative and Support Services, Murweh Shire: 0.7% Public Administration and Safety, Murweh Shire: 1.9% Education and Training, Murweh Shire: 2.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Murweh Shire: 3.3% Arts and Recreation Services, Murweh Shire: 0.6% Other Services, Murweh Shire: 3.0%
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, Murweh Shire: 0 million Mining, Murweh Shire: -$6.4 million Manufacturing, Murweh Shire: -$43.9 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Murweh Shire: -$2.6 million Construction, Murweh Shire: 0 million Wholesale Trade, Murweh Shire: -$5.0 million Retail Trade, Murweh Shire: -$8.6 million Accommodation and Food Services, Murweh Shire: -$15.0 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Murweh Shire: -$11.2 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Murweh Shire: -$5.9 million Financial and Insurance Services, Murweh Shire: -$6.5 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Murweh Shire: -$2.8 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Murweh Shire: -$12.0 million Administrative and Support Services, Murweh Shire: -$7.4 million Public Administration and Safety, Murweh Shire: -$2.0 million Education and Training, Murweh Shire: -$9.6 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Murweh Shire: -$9.0 million Arts and Recreation Services, Murweh Shire: -$9.2 million Other Services, Murweh Shire: -$6.1 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 Murweh Shire in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($72 million or 32.6%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($34 million or 15.2%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($19 million or 8.5%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $125 million in total or 56.3% of the total imports by total industry in Murweh Shire.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional QLD accounted for 37.4% in Manufacturing; 5.4% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing; and 10.6% in Financial and Insurance Services.

The major differences between total imports by industries in Murweh Shire and Regional QLD were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (15.2% compared to 5.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (32.6% compared to 37.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Public Administration and Safety (1.9% compared to 4.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Financial and Insurance Services (8.5% compared to 10.6%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in Murweh Shire decreased by $163.1 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

There were no major changes in total imports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in Murweh Shire.

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