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Imports

In Waverley Council area, Transport, Postal and Warehousing had the largest total imports by industry, generating $1,097 million in 2017/18.

Imports by industry are sales of goods and services from industries located outside the Waverley Council area boundaries to resident households, businesses and other organisations within the area. Imports (domestic) includes all imports from other parts of Australia to the Council.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
Waverley Council area - Constant prices2017/182012/13Change
Industry
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$m%Greater Sydney%$m%Greater Sydney%2012/13 to 2017/18
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing95.72.23.867.11.94.0+28.5
Mining72.01.63.654.01.55.0+18.0
Manufacturing1,056.124.035.1861.223.932.1+194.9
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services160.13.64.0164.54.64.4-4.4
Construction0.00.00.00.00.00.00
Wholesale Trade182.64.23.0133.43.72.7+49.1
Retail Trade63.91.51.760.21.71.6+3.6
Accommodation and Food Services71.71.62.889.32.52.9-17.7
Transport, Postal and Warehousing1,096.825.08.5964.726.710.4+132.0
Information Media and Telecommunications200.14.64.6126.73.54.3+73.3
Financial and Insurance Services431.39.810.5295.38.29.5+136.1
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services40.40.90.926.80.70.8+13.6
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services90.22.16.363.91.85.6+26.3
Administrative and Support Services49.51.12.127.10.72.0+22.5
Public Administration and Safety165.93.84.9184.35.15.6-18.4
Education and Training260.45.92.5273.47.63.4-13.0
Health Care and Social Assistance267.86.13.3164.14.53.0+103.7
Arts and Recreation Services54.61.21.435.31.01.7+19.3
Other Services33.40.81.016.70.51.0+16.7

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, Waverley Council area: 2.2% Mining, Waverley Council area: 1.6% Manufacturing, Waverley Council area: 24.0% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Waverley Council area: 3.6% Construction, Waverley Council area: 0.0% Wholesale Trade, Waverley Council area: 4.2% Retail Trade, Waverley Council area: 1.5% Accommodation and Food Services, Waverley Council area: 1.6% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Waverley Council area: 25.0% Information Media and Telecommunications, Waverley Council area: 4.6% Financial and Insurance Services, Waverley Council area: 9.8% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Waverley Council area: 0.9% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Waverley Council area: 2.1% Administrative and Support Services, Waverley Council area: 1.1% Public Administration and Safety, Waverley Council area: 3.8% Education and Training, Waverley Council area: 5.9% Health Care and Social Assistance, Waverley Council area: 6.1% Arts and Recreation Services, Waverley Council area: 1.2% Other Services, Waverley Council area: 0.8%
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, Waverley Council area: +$28.5 million Mining, Waverley Council area: +$18.0 million Manufacturing, Waverley Council area: +$194.9 million Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Waverley Council area: -$4.4 million Construction, Waverley Council area: 0 million Wholesale Trade, Waverley Council area: +$49.1 million Retail Trade, Waverley Council area: +$3.6 million Accommodation and Food Services, Waverley Council area: -$17.7 million Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Waverley Council area: +$132.0 million Information Media and Telecommunications, Waverley Council area: +$73.3 million Financial and Insurance Services, Waverley Council area: +$136.1 million Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Waverley Council area: +$13.6 million Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Waverley Council area: +$26.3 million Administrative and Support Services, Waverley Council area: +$22.5 million Public Administration and Safety, Waverley Council area: -$18.4 million Education and Training, Waverley Council area: -$13.0 million Health Care and Social Assistance, Waverley Council area: +$103.7 million Arts and Recreation Services, Waverley Council area: +$19.3 million Other Services, Waverley Council area: +$16.7 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 Waverley Council area in 2017/18 shows the three largest industries were:

  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing ($1,097 million or 25.0%)
  • Manufacturing ($1,056 million or 24.0%)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($431 million or 9.8%)

In combination these three industries accounted for $2,584 million in total or 58.8% of the total imports by total industry in Waverley Council area.

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

The major differences between total imports by industries in Waverley Council area and Greater Sydney were:

  • A larger percentage of total imports by Transport, Postal and Warehousing (25.0% compared to 8.5%)
  • A larger percentage of total imports by Education and Training (5.9% compared to 2.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Manufacturing (24.0% compared to 35.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of total imports by Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (2.1% compared to 6.3%)

Emerging groups

The total imports by industries in Waverley Council area increased by $784.4 million between 2012/13 and 2017/18.

The largest changes in the total imports by industries between 2012/13 and 2017/18 in Waverley Council area were for:

  • Manufacturing (+$195 million)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (+$136 million)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (+$132 million)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+$104 million)

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