none

Industry leaders welcome anti-dumping measures

18-10-2011
by 
in 

Industry has welcomed new Federal Government anti-dumping legislation designed to protect Australian businesses from the illegal dumping of goods on to the Australian market.

Australian Industry Group Chief Executive Heather Ridout says the Government measures introduced in Parliament last week are a clear step in the right direction.

“They will go some way to preserving the interests of Australian industry in an increasingly tough economic climate, Ms Ridout said.

"Industry will be closely watching the implementation of the new rules to judge whether they need further strengthening in the period ahead. Early indications that the Government will revisit the issue if necessary are most welcome.

"Industry looks forward to the pending appointment of a dedicated official to work directly with industry on these important matters and we hope this appointment will be made soon."

Ms Ridout says the new measures will help to create a stronger, more credible and transparent anti-dumping regime for Australia.

Related news & editorials

  1. 09.03.2020
    09.03.2020
    by      In , In , In
    In May, Advanced Manufacturing Expo will be held for the first time to inspire future growth for the manufacturing industry and industrial sector. The expo’s conference and exhibition will showcase the latest advanced manufacturing production solutions and insights with dedicated solutions... Read More
  2. 23.08.2019
    23.08.2019
    by      In
    Swiss-based CNC specialist NUM has launched an innovative accelerometer-based active vibration control system for CNC machine tools. The system, primarily designed to improve machining by virtually eliminating tool head vibration, further helps increase productivity by maximising material removal... Read More
  3. 13.08.2019
    13.08.2019
    by      In
    Maintenance in the era of Industry 4.0 means a clear change of paradigm. ‘Predictive maintenance’ makes it possible to continuously monitor the status of a machine tool, which can reduce unscheduled shutdowns and the costs of failure. Instead of merely reacting to a failure or fault or carrying out... Read More
  4. 21.06.2019
    21.06.2019
    by      In
    Australian bicycle manufacturer Bastion Cycles produces high-performance road bikes that use filament-wound carbon fibre tubes and a modular design for titanium lugs. For the first three years of operation, Bastion outsourced production of the lugs to RAM3D, an additive manufacturing (AM) provider... Read More