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The Hills Shire

Imports

In The Hills Shire, Manufacturing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $3,083 million in 2017/18.

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 prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Greater Sydney%$m%Greater Sydney%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing103.51.13.8135.31.84.0-31.8
Mining231.12.53.6317.14.25.0-86.0
Manufacturing3,083.033.735.12,024.226.932.1+1,058.7
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services341.83.74.0261.03.54.4+80.9
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade131.21.43.088.31.22.7+42.9
Retail Trade88.41.01.774.21.01.6+14.2
Accommodation and Food Services219.42.42.8233.33.12.9-13.9
Transport, Postal and Warehousing917.010.08.5804.410.710.4+112.6
Information Media and Telecommunications317.23.54.6322.64.34.3-5.4
Financial and Insurance Services919.610.110.5468.46.29.5+451.2
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services90.81.00.954.80.70.8+36.0
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services257.52.86.3164.12.25.6+93.4
Administrative and Support Services157.41.72.199.11.32.0+58.3
Public Administration and Safety712.97.84.9656.98.75.6+56.0
Education and Training761.28.32.5982.113.13.4-220.9
Health Care and Social Assistance484.75.33.3446.25.93.0+38.5
Arts and Recreation Services301.73.31.4350.94.71.7-49.2
Other Services30.30.31.033.70.41.0-3.3

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, Greater Sydney: 3.8% Mining, Greater Sydney: 3.6% Manufacturing, Greater Sydney: 35.1% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Greater Sydney: 4.0% Construction, Greater Sydney: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Greater Sydney: 3.0% Retail Trade, Greater Sydney: 1.7% Accommodation and Food Services, Greater Sydney: 2.8% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Greater Sydney: 8.5% Information Media and Telecommunications, Greater Sydney: 4.6% Financial and Insurance Services, Greater Sydney: 10.5% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Greater Sydney: 0.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Greater Sydney: 6.3% Administrative and Support Services, Greater Sydney: 2.1% Public Administration and Safety, Greater Sydney: 4.9% Education and Training, Greater Sydney: 2.5% Health Care and Social Assistance, Greater Sydney: 3.3% Arts and Recreation Services, Greater Sydney: 1.4% Other Services, Greater Sydney: 1.0% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, The Hills Shire: 1.1% Mining, The Hills Shire: 2.5% Manufacturing, The Hills Shire: 33.7% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, The Hills Shire: 3.7% Construction, The Hills Shire: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, The Hills Shire: 1.4% Retail Trade, The Hills Shire: 1.0% Accommodation and Food Services, The Hills Shire: 2.4% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, The Hills Shire: 10.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, The Hills Shire: 3.5% Financial and Insurance Services, The Hills Shire: 10.1% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, The Hills Shire: 1.0% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, The Hills Shire: 2.8% Administrative and Support Services, The Hills Shire: 1.7% Public Administration and Safety, The Hills Shire: 7.8% Education and Training, The Hills Shire: 8.3% Health Care and Social Assistance, The Hills Shire: 5.3% Arts and Recreation Services, The Hills Shire: 3.3% Other Services, The Hills Shire: 0.3%
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, The Hills Shire: -$31.8 million Mining, The Hills Shire: -$86.0 million Manufacturing, The Hills Shire: +$1,058.7 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, The Hills Shire: +$80.9 million Construction, The Hills Shire: 0 million Wholesale Trade, The Hills Shire: +$42.9 million Retail Trade, The Hills Shire: +$14.2 million Accommodation and Food Services, The Hills Shire: -$13.9 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, The Hills Shire: +$112.6 million Information Media and Telecommunications, The Hills Shire: -$5.4 million Financial and Insurance Services, The Hills Shire: +$451.2 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, The Hills Shire: +$36.0 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, The Hills Shire: +$93.4 million Administrative and Support Services, The Hills Shire: +$58.3 million Public Administration and Safety, The Hills Shire: +$56.0 million Education and Training, The Hills Shire: -$220.9 million Health Care and Social Assistance, The Hills Shire: +$38.5 million Arts and Recreation Services, The Hills Shire: -$49.2 million Other Services, The Hills Shire: -$3.3 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 The Hills Shire in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Manufacturing ($3,083 million or 33.7%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($920 million or 10.1%)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($917 million or 10.0%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $4,920 million in total or 53.8% of the total imports by total industry in The Hills Shire.

In comparison, the same 3 industries in Greater Sydney accounted for 35.1% in Manufacturing; 10.5% in Financial and Insurance Services; and 8.5% in Transport, Postal and Warehousing.

The major differences between total imports by industries in The Hills Shire and Greater Sydney were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Education and Training (8.3% compared to 2.5%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Public Administration and Safety (7.8% compared to 4.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (2.8% compared to 6.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (1.1% compared to 3.8%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in The Hills Shire increased by $1,632.2 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in The Hills Shire were for:

  • Manufacturing (+$1,059 million)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (+$451 million)
  • Education and Training (-$221 million)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$113 million)

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