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Quilpie Shire

Imports

In Quilpie Shire, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $42 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
Quilpie Shire - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Regional QLD%$m%Regional QLD%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing1.10.91.83.01.62.2-1.9
Mining4.43.63.05.02.65.1-0.6
Manufacturing42.134.637.470.537.037.4-28.4
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services3.83.13.55.62.93.3-1.8
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade5.44.44.87.43.94.5-2.0
Retail Trade3.83.12.14.52.41.9-0.7
Accommodation and Food Services6.04.92.88.94.72.5-2.9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing16.713.75.424.112.66.5-7.4
Information Media and Telecommunications3.42.83.74.32.23.7-0.9
Financial and Insurance Services10.38.410.68.94.79.1+1.4
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services0.20.00.73.21.70.6-3.0
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services13.010.67.924.412.87.7-11.5
Administrative and Support Services1.21.01.24.62.41.6-3.4
Public Administration and Safety1.71.44.93.31.75.3-1.6
Education and Training2.01.72.12.21.12.1-0.1
Health Care and Social Assistance3.22.64.43.31.73.6-0.1
Arts and Recreation Services1.41.12.02.51.31.6-1.2
Other Services2.11.71.64.72.51.5-2.6

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, Quilpie Shire: 0.9% Mining, Quilpie Shire: 3.6% Manufacturing, Quilpie Shire: 34.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Quilpie Shire: 3.1% Construction, Quilpie Shire: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Quilpie Shire: 4.4% Retail Trade, Quilpie Shire: 3.1% Accommodation and Food Services, Quilpie Shire: 4.9% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Quilpie Shire: 13.7% Information Media and Telecommunications, Quilpie Shire: 2.8% Financial and Insurance Services, Quilpie Shire: 8.4% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Quilpie Shire: 0.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Quilpie Shire: 10.6% Administrative and Support Services, Quilpie Shire: 1.0% Public Administration and Safety, Quilpie Shire: 1.4% Education and Training, Quilpie Shire: 1.7% Health Care and Social Assistance, Quilpie Shire: 2.6% Arts and Recreation Services, Quilpie Shire: 1.1% Other Services, Quilpie Shire: 1.7%
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, Quilpie Shire: -$1.9 million Mining, Quilpie Shire: -$0.6 million Manufacturing, Quilpie Shire: -$28.4 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Quilpie Shire: -$1.8 million Construction, Quilpie Shire: 0 million Wholesale Trade, Quilpie Shire: -$2.0 million Retail Trade, Quilpie Shire: -$0.7 million Accommodation and Food Services, Quilpie Shire: -$2.9 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Quilpie Shire: -$7.4 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Quilpie Shire: -$0.9 million Financial and Insurance Services, Quilpie Shire: +$1.4 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Quilpie Shire: -$3.0 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Quilpie Shire: -$11.5 million Administrative and Support Services, Quilpie Shire: -$3.4 million Public Administration and Safety, Quilpie Shire: -$1.6 million Education and Training, Quilpie Shire: -$0.1 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Quilpie Shire: -$0.1 million Arts and Recreation Services, Quilpie Shire: -$1.2 million Other Services, Quilpie Shire: -$2.6 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 Quilpie Shire in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($42 million or 34.6%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($17 million or 13.7%)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services ($13 million or 10.6%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $72 million in total or 59.0% of the total imports by total industry in Quilpie Shire.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional QLD accounted for 37.4% in Manufacturing; 5.4% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing; and 7.9% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services.

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

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (13.7% compared to 5.4%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (10.6% compared to 7.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Public Administration and Safety (1.4% compared to 4.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (34.6% compared to 37.4%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in Quilpie Shire decreased by $68.6 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

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

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