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Southern Flinders Region

Imports

In Southern Flinders Region, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $594 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
Southern Flinders Region - Constant prices2018/192013/14Change
Industry
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$m%Regional SA%$m%Regional SA%2013/14 to 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing18.90.91.929.11.52.2-10.2
Mining328.715.34.2322.816.35.1+5.9
Manufacturing593.927.628.5531.326.829.5+62.6
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services70.33.32.450.92.62.8+19.4
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade71.73.34.468.73.54.3+3.0
Retail Trade67.53.13.467.53.43.60
Accommodation and Food Services67.03.14.660.73.14.1+6.3
Transport, Postal and Warehousing108.85.15.579.04.05.5+29.8
Information Media and Telecommunications68.33.23.354.62.83.0+13.7
Financial and Insurance Services189.48.811.2168.18.59.9+21.3
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services16.60.80.713.50.70.6+3.1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services111.05.26.498.15.06.0+12.9
Administrative and Support Services37.71.82.034.51.71.7+3.2
Public Administration and Safety109.95.15.6111.25.66.3-1.3
Education and Training112.05.23.299.55.04.0+12.5
Health Care and Social Assistance96.94.58.496.44.97.1+0.6
Arts and Recreation Services53.82.52.652.02.62.6+1.8
Other Services30.71.41.642.02.11.7-11.2

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, Southern Flinders Region: 0.9% Mining, Southern Flinders Region: 15.3% Manufacturing, Southern Flinders Region: 27.6% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Southern Flinders Region: 3.3% Construction, Southern Flinders Region: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Southern Flinders Region: 3.3% Retail Trade, Southern Flinders Region: 3.1% Accommodation and Food Services, Southern Flinders Region: 3.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Southern Flinders Region: 5.1% Information Media and Telecommunications, Southern Flinders Region: 3.2% Financial and Insurance Services, Southern Flinders Region: 8.8% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Southern Flinders Region: 0.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Southern Flinders Region: 5.2% Administrative and Support Services, Southern Flinders Region: 1.8% Public Administration and Safety, Southern Flinders Region: 5.1% Education and Training, Southern Flinders Region: 5.2% Health Care and Social Assistance, Southern Flinders Region: 4.5% Arts and Recreation Services, Southern Flinders Region: 2.5% Other Services, Southern Flinders Region: 1.4%
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, Southern Flinders Region: -$10.2 million Mining, Southern Flinders Region: +$5.9 million Manufacturing, Southern Flinders Region: +$62.6 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Southern Flinders Region: +$19.4 million Construction, Southern Flinders Region: 0 million Wholesale Trade, Southern Flinders Region: +$3.0 million Retail Trade, Southern Flinders Region: 0 million Accommodation and Food Services, Southern Flinders Region: +$6.3 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Southern Flinders Region: +$29.8 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Southern Flinders Region: +$13.7 million Financial and Insurance Services, Southern Flinders Region: +$21.3 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Southern Flinders Region: +$3.1 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Southern Flinders Region: +$12.9 million Administrative and Support Services, Southern Flinders Region: +$3.2 million Public Administration and Safety, Southern Flinders Region: -$1.3 million Education and Training, Southern Flinders Region: +$12.5 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Southern Flinders Region: +$0.6 million Arts and Recreation Services, Southern Flinders Region: +$1.8 million Other Services, Southern Flinders Region: -$11.2 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 Southern Flinders Region in 2018/19 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($594 million or 27.6%)
  • Mining ($329 million or 15.3%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($189 million or 8.8%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $1,112 million in total or 51.6% of the total imports by total industry in Southern Flinders Region.

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 Southern Flinders Region and Regional SA were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Mining (15.3% compared to 4.2%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Education and Training (5.2% compared to 3.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Health Care and Social Assistance (4.5% compared to 8.4%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Financial and Insurance Services (8.8% compared to 11.2%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in Southern Flinders Region increased by $173.4 million between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest change in total imports by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in Southern Flinders Region was for:

  • Manufacturing (+$63 million)

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