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City of Mount Gambier

Imports

In City of Mount Gambier, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $394 million in 2017/18.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the Limestone Coast 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
City of Mount Gambier - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Regional SA%$m%Regional SA%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing29.72.81.743.94.41.9-14.1
Mining38.63.62.845.54.63.0-6.9
Manufacturing393.736.829.1343.034.330.2+50.7
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services9.50.92.929.83.03.4-20.3
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade63.05.95.950.05.05.2+13.0
Retail Trade11.81.14.211.81.24.00
Accommodation and Food Services21.22.05.417.81.83.7+3.4
Transport, Postal and Warehousing80.77.56.383.38.37.3-2.5
Information Media and Telecommunications38.63.63.138.43.83.2+0.1
Financial and Insurance Services93.38.710.361.36.18.7+32.0
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services5.40.50.63.50.30.6+1.9
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services87.68.26.270.97.16.0+16.7
Administrative and Support Services9.00.81.48.90.91.4+0.1
Public Administration and Safety72.56.85.489.69.06.8-17.1
Education and Training14.41.33.214.61.54.1-0.2
Health Care and Social Assistance55.25.27.247.14.76.3+8.2
Arts and Recreation Services41.63.92.534.33.42.6+7.3
Other Services5.20.51.75.80.61.8-0.6

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 SA: 1.7% Mining, Regional SA: 2.8% Manufacturing, Regional SA: 29.1% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Regional SA: 2.9% Construction, Regional SA: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Regional SA: 5.9% Retail Trade, Regional SA: 4.2% Accommodation and Food Services, Regional SA: 5.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Regional SA: 6.3% Information Media and Telecommunications, Regional SA: 3.1% Financial and Insurance Services, Regional SA: 10.3% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Regional SA: 0.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Regional SA: 6.2% Administrative and Support Services, Regional SA: 1.4% Public Administration and Safety, Regional SA: 5.4% Education and Training, Regional SA: 3.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, Regional SA: 7.2% Arts and Recreation Services, Regional SA: 2.5% Other Services, Regional SA: 1.7% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, City of Mount Gambier: 2.8% Mining, City of Mount Gambier: 3.6% Manufacturing, City of Mount Gambier: 36.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Mount Gambier: 0.9% Construction, City of Mount Gambier: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, City of Mount Gambier: 5.9% Retail Trade, City of Mount Gambier: 1.1% Accommodation and Food Services, City of Mount Gambier: 2.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Mount Gambier: 7.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Mount Gambier: 3.6% Financial and Insurance Services, City of Mount Gambier: 8.7% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Mount Gambier: 0.5% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Mount Gambier: 8.2% Administrative and Support Services, City of Mount Gambier: 0.8% Public Administration and Safety, City of Mount Gambier: 6.8% Education and Training, City of Mount Gambier: 1.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Mount Gambier: 5.2% Arts and Recreation Services, City of Mount Gambier: 3.9% Other Services, City of Mount Gambier: 0.5%
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 Mount Gambier: -$14.1 million Mining, City of Mount Gambier: -$6.9 million Manufacturing, City of Mount Gambier: +$50.7 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, City of Mount Gambier: -$20.3 million Construction, City of Mount Gambier: 0 million Wholesale Trade, City of Mount Gambier: +$13.0 million Retail Trade, City of Mount Gambier: 0 million Accommodation and Food Services, City of Mount Gambier: +$3.4 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, City of Mount Gambier: -$2.5 million Information Media and Telecommunications, City of Mount Gambier: +$0.1 million Financial and Insurance Services, City of Mount Gambier: +$32.0 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, City of Mount Gambier: +$1.9 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, City of Mount Gambier: +$16.7 million Administrative and Support Services, City of Mount Gambier: +$0.1 million Public Administration and Safety, City of Mount Gambier: -$17.1 million Education and Training, City of Mount Gambier: -$0.2 million Health Care and Social Assistance, City of Mount Gambier: +$8.2 million Arts and Recreation Services, City of Mount Gambier: +$7.3 million Other Services, City of Mount Gambier: -$0.6 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 City of Mount Gambier in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($394 million or 36.8%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($93 million or 8.7%)
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services ($88 million or 8.2%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $575 million in total or 53.6% of the total imports by total industry in City of Mount Gambier.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional SA accounted for 29.1% in Manufacturing; 10.3% in Financial and Insurance Services; and 6.2% in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services.

The major differences between total imports by industries in City of Mount Gambier and Regional SA were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (36.8% compared to 29.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Accommodation and Food Services (2.0% compared to 5.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Retail Trade (1.1% compared to 4.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Health Care and Social Assistance (5.2% compared to 7.2%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in City of Mount Gambier increased by $71.8 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest change in total imports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in City of Mount Gambier was for:

  • Manufacturing (+$51 million)

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