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Paroo Shire

Imports

In Paroo Shire, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $44 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
Paroo Shire - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Regional QLD%$m%Regional QLD%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing2.11.11.84.22.42.2-2.1
Mining3.82.13.04.42.55.1-0.6
Manufacturing43.623.837.443.725.137.4-0.1
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services11.66.33.54.92.83.3+6.7
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade8.44.64.87.44.34.5+1.0
Retail Trade9.85.42.18.14.61.9+1.8
Accommodation and Food Services9.95.42.815.69.02.5-5.7
Transport, Postal and Warehousing25.914.15.429.416.96.5-3.6
Information Media and Telecommunications6.03.23.75.73.33.7+0.3
Financial and Insurance Services20.511.110.614.08.19.1+6.4
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services0.70.40.70.90.50.6-0.3
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services9.55.27.99.05.27.7+0.5
Administrative and Support Services1.40.81.23.52.01.6-2.1
Public Administration and Safety2.31.24.93.01.75.3-0.7
Education and Training6.03.32.14.82.82.1+1.2
Health Care and Social Assistance11.76.34.47.94.53.6+3.8
Arts and Recreation Services4.12.32.04.12.41.60
Other Services6.33.41.62.91.71.5+3.4

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, Paroo Shire: 1.1% Mining, Paroo Shire: 2.1% Manufacturing, Paroo Shire: 23.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Paroo Shire: 6.3% Construction, Paroo Shire: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Paroo Shire: 4.6% Retail Trade, Paroo Shire: 5.4% Accommodation and Food Services, Paroo Shire: 5.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Paroo Shire: 14.1% Information Media and Telecommunications, Paroo Shire: 3.2% Financial and Insurance Services, Paroo Shire: 11.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Paroo Shire: 0.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Paroo Shire: 5.2% Administrative and Support Services, Paroo Shire: 0.8% Public Administration and Safety, Paroo Shire: 1.2% Education and Training, Paroo Shire: 3.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, Paroo Shire: 6.3% Arts and Recreation Services, Paroo Shire: 2.3% Other Services, Paroo Shire: 3.4%
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, Paroo Shire: -$2.1 million Mining, Paroo Shire: -$0.6 million Manufacturing, Paroo Shire: -$0.1 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Paroo Shire: +$6.7 million Construction, Paroo Shire: 0 million Wholesale Trade, Paroo Shire: +$1.0 million Retail Trade, Paroo Shire: +$1.8 million Accommodation and Food Services, Paroo Shire: -$5.7 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Paroo Shire: -$3.6 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Paroo Shire: +$0.3 million Financial and Insurance Services, Paroo Shire: +$6.4 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Paroo Shire: -$0.3 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Paroo Shire: +$0.5 million Administrative and Support Services, Paroo Shire: -$2.1 million Public Administration and Safety, Paroo Shire: -$0.7 million Education and Training, Paroo Shire: +$1.2 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Paroo Shire: +$3.8 million Arts and Recreation Services, Paroo Shire: 0 million Other Services, Paroo Shire: +$3.4 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 Paroo Shire in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($44 million or 23.8%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($26 million or 14.1%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($20 million or 11.1%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $90 million in total or 49.0% of the total imports by total industry in Paroo 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 Paroo Shire and Regional QLD were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (14.1% compared to 5.4%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Retail Trade (5.4% compared to 2.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (23.8% compared to 37.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Public Administration and Safety (1.2% compared to 4.9%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in Paroo Shire increased by $9.8 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

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

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