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The Hills Shire

Imports

In The Hills Shire, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $3,298 million in 2019/20.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the The Hills Shire boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the Shire.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
The Hills Shire - Constant prices2019/202014/15Change
Industry
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$m%New South Wales%$m%New South Wales%2014/15 to 2019/20
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing259.42.54.0314.34.25.1-54.9
Mining516.35.14.3276.33.74.7+240.0
Manufacturing3,297.732.331.82,578.534.233.1+719.2
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services357.53.53.2229.83.02.8+127.8
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade135.81.33.888.91.23.7+46.9
Retail Trade107.01.02.590.21.22.4+16.7
Accommodation and Food Services445.84.43.1319.44.23.4+126.4
Transport, Postal and Warehousing943.19.27.2830.311.07.6+112.7
Information Media and Telecommunications313.43.14.2279.63.74.0+33.7
Financial and Insurance Services825.38.110.0518.56.99.5+306.8
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services74.40.70.655.30.70.6+19.1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services421.34.16.4205.22.75.9+216.1
Administrative and Support Services218.52.11.9117.81.61.7+100.7
Public Administration and Safety940.79.25.9707.69.45.7+233.1
Education and Training549.05.42.8414.85.52.8+134.2
Health Care and Social Assistance554.25.45.5356.14.74.0+198.0
Arts and Recreation Services187.91.82.0126.41.72.0+61.5
Other Services49.80.51.039.30.51.0+10.5

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (informed decisions).

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 2019/20
Total imports by industry sector 2019/20 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, New South Wales: 4.0% Mining, New South Wales: 4.3% Manufacturing, New South Wales: 31.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, New South Wales: 3.2% Construction, New South Wales: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, New South Wales: 3.8% Retail Trade, New South Wales: 2.5% Accommodation and Food Services, New South Wales: 3.1% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, New South Wales: 7.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, New South Wales: 4.2% Financial and Insurance Services, New South Wales: 10.0% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, New South Wales: 0.6% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, New South Wales: 6.4% Administrative and Support Services, New South Wales: 1.9% Public Administration and Safety, New South Wales: 5.9% Education and Training, New South Wales: 2.8% Health Care and Social Assistance, New South Wales: 5.5% Arts and Recreation Services, New South Wales: 2.0% Other Services, New South Wales: 1.0% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, The Hills Shire: 2.5% Mining, The Hills Shire: 5.1% Manufacturing, The Hills Shire: 32.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, The Hills Shire: 3.5% Construction, The Hills Shire: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, The Hills Shire: 1.3% Retail Trade, The Hills Shire: 1.0% Accommodation and Food Services, The Hills Shire: 4.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, The Hills Shire: 9.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, The Hills Shire: 3.1% Financial and Insurance Services, The Hills Shire: 8.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, The Hills Shire: 0.7% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, The Hills Shire: 4.1% Administrative and Support Services, The Hills Shire: 2.1% Public Administration and Safety, The Hills Shire: 9.2% Education and Training, The Hills Shire: 5.4% Health Care and Social Assistance, The Hills Shire: 5.4% Arts and Recreation Services, The Hills Shire: 1.8% Other Services, The Hills Shire: 0.5%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2014/15 to 2019/20
Change in total imports by industry sector, 2014/15 to 2019/20 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, The Hills Shire: -$54.9 million Mining, The Hills Shire: +$240.0 million Manufacturing, The Hills Shire: +$719.2 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, The Hills Shire: +$127.8 million Construction, The Hills Shire: 0 million Wholesale Trade, The Hills Shire: +$46.9 million Retail Trade, The Hills Shire: +$16.7 million Accommodation and Food Services, The Hills Shire: +$126.4 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, The Hills Shire: +$112.7 million Information Media and Telecommunications, The Hills Shire: +$33.7 million Financial and Insurance Services, The Hills Shire: +$306.8 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, The Hills Shire: +$19.1 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, The Hills Shire: +$216.1 million Administrative and Support Services, The Hills Shire: +$100.7 million Public Administration and Safety, The Hills Shire: +$233.1 million Education and Training, The Hills Shire: +$134.2 million Health Care and Social Assistance, The Hills Shire: +$198.0 million Arts and Recreation Services, The Hills Shire: +$61.5 million Other Services, The Hills Shire: +$10.5 million
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

Dominant groups

An analysis of the total imports by industry sectors in The Hills Shire in 2019/20 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($3,298 million or 32.3%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($943 million or 9.2%)
  • Public Administration and Safety ($941 million or 9.2%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $5,181 million in total or 50.8% of the total imports by total industry in The Hills Shire.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales accounted for 31.8% in Manufacturing; 7.2% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing; and 5.9% in Public Administration and Safety.

The major differences between total imports by industries in The Hills Shire and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Public Administration and Safety (9.2% compared to 5.9%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Education and Training (5.4% compared to 2.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Wholesale Trade (1.3% compared to 3.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (4.1% compared to 6.4%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in The Hills Shire increased by $2,648.7 million between 2014/15 and 2019/20.

The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2014/15 and 2019/20 in The Hills Shire were for:

  • Manufacturing (+$719 million)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (+$307 million)
  • Mining (+$240 million)
  • Public Administration and Safety (+$233 million)

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