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Port Pirie Regional Council area

Imports

In Port Pirie Regional Council area, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $357 million in 2018/19.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the RDA Yorke and Mid North 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
Port Pirie Regional Council area - Constant prices2018/192013/14Change
Industry
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$m%Regional SA%$m%Regional SA%2013/14 to 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing5.30.41.98.40.72.2-3.1
Mining301.223.24.2294.326.45.1+6.9
Manufacturing357.527.628.5289.025.929.5+68.5
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services46.03.52.426.82.42.8+19.2
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade36.12.84.434.03.04.3+2.1
Retail Trade25.21.93.422.32.03.6+2.9
Accommodation and Food Services25.42.04.613.61.24.1+11.9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing72.55.65.537.73.45.5+34.8
Information Media and Telecommunications35.82.83.327.02.43.0+8.8
Financial and Insurance Services102.87.911.293.08.39.9+9.8
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services9.40.70.77.80.70.6+1.7
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services53.04.16.452.44.76.0+0.6
Administrative and Support Services22.81.82.018.61.71.7+4.2
Public Administration and Safety64.85.05.664.35.86.3+0.5
Education and Training68.85.33.252.54.74.0+16.3
Health Care and Social Assistance23.91.88.427.22.47.1-3.4
Arts and Recreation Services34.12.62.628.92.62.6+5.2
Other Services12.41.01.618.81.71.7-6.4

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. 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 2018/19
Total imports by industry sector 2018/19 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Regional SA: 1.9% Mining, Regional SA: 4.2% Manufacturing, Regional SA: 28.5% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Regional SA: 2.4% Construction, Regional SA: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Regional SA: 4.4% Retail Trade, Regional SA: 3.4% Accommodation and Food Services, Regional SA: 4.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Regional SA: 5.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, Regional SA: 3.3% Financial and Insurance Services, Regional SA: 11.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Regional SA: 0.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Regional SA: 6.4% Administrative and Support Services, Regional SA: 2.0% Public Administration and Safety, Regional SA: 5.6% Education and Training, Regional SA: 3.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, Regional SA: 8.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Regional SA: 2.6% Other Services, Regional SA: 1.6% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 0.4% Mining, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 23.2% Manufacturing, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 27.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 3.5% Construction, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 2.8% Retail Trade, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 1.9% Accommodation and Food Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 2.0% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 5.6% Information Media and Telecommunications, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 2.8% Financial and Insurance Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 7.9% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 0.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 4.1% Administrative and Support Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 1.8% Public Administration and Safety, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 5.0% Education and Training, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 5.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 1.8% Arts and Recreation Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 2.6% Other Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 1.0%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2013/14 to 2018/19
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2013/14 to 2018/19 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Port Pirie Regional Council area: -$3.1 million Mining, Port Pirie Regional Council area: +$6.9 million Manufacturing, Port Pirie Regional Council area: +$68.5 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: +$19.2 million Construction, Port Pirie Regional Council area: 0 million Wholesale Trade, Port Pirie Regional Council area: +$2.1 million Retail Trade, Port Pirie Regional Council area: +$2.9 million Accommodation and Food Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: +$11.9 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Port Pirie Regional Council area: +$34.8 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Port Pirie Regional Council area: +$8.8 million Financial and Insurance Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: +$9.8 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: +$1.7 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: +$0.6 million Administrative and Support Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: +$4.2 million Public Administration and Safety, Port Pirie Regional Council area: +$0.5 million Education and Training, Port Pirie Regional Council area: +$16.3 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Port Pirie Regional Council area: -$3.4 million Arts and Recreation Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: +$5.2 million Other Services, Port Pirie Regional Council area: -$6.4 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the total imports by industry sectors in Port Pirie Regional Council area in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($357 million or 27.6%)
  • Mining ($301 million or 23.2%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($103 million or 7.9%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $761 million in total or 58.7% of the total imports by total industry in Port Pirie Regional Council area.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Regional SA accounted for 28.5% in Manufacturing; 4.2% in Mining; and 11.2% in Financial and Insurance Services.

The major differences between total imports by industries in Port Pirie Regional Council area and Regional SA were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Mining (23.2% compared to 4.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Health Care and Social Assistance (1.8% compared to 8.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Financial and Insurance Services (7.9% compared to 11.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Accommodation and Food Services (2.0% compared to 4.6%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in Port Pirie Regional Council area increased by $180.4 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest change in total imports by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in Port Pirie Regional Council area was for:

  • Manufacturing (+$68 million)

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