The City of Port Adelaide Enfield has a substantial role in the South Australian economy. The Council area has a particularly solid manufacturing base, with businesses operating in all areas of manufacturing including basic metal manufacture, non-metal products and food and beverage products. The businesses in our City are wide ranging; from the manufacture of world class products from pasta to cement, to state-of-the-art wine bottling and storage and the construction of high tech air-warfare destroyer ships.
30% of Adelaide industrial land is located in our City, which accounts for around 20% of Adelaide's overall industrial output.
An analysis of the jobs held by the resident population in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:
In combination, these three industries employed 18,295 people in total or 37.2% of the total employed resident population.
If you are thinking of commencing or bringing a business to the City of Port Adelaide Enfield, this section of our website will give you some information about the ways that Council can support you along the way.