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  1. Manufacturing set to boom: report
    31.08.2010
    31.08.2010
    by      In
    Manufacturing will bounce back after languishing in the shadow of the mining investment boom, according to a new report.
    The Grattan Institute report says that far from being permanently damaged, industries sensitive to the exchange rate, such as manufacturing, tourism, education and agriculture, "... Read More
  2. AUSPACK PLUS 2013 breaks records
    31.08.2010
    31.08.2010
    by      In
    The recent AUSPACK PLUS 2013 packaging exhibition held in Sydney broke all time records for the most exhibitors.
    And the event attracted the largest number of visitors in the past decade.
    According to Mr Luke Kasprzak, Event Manager, AUSPACK 2013 achieved 5922 visits over the four-day event – the... Read More
  3. Manufacturing activity continues to fall
    31.08.2010
    31.08.2010
    by      In
    Manufacturing activity fell for the third consecutive month in January, according to the latest industry data.
    The Australian Industry Group Australian Performance of Manufacturing Index (Australian PMI) was down slightly by 0.9 points to 46.7 in January.
    Readings below 50 indicate a contraction in... Read More
  4. Manufacturing milestone for Toyota
    31.08.2010
    31.08.2010
    by      In
    Toyota Australia has posted a manufacturing milestone with the production and sale of its two-millionth locally built car for the domestic market.
    The achievement coincides with the 50th anniversary of Toyota car manufacturing in Australia.
    Australia was the first country outside Japan to produce... Read More
  5. IR the biggest issue for business: survey
    31.08.2010
    31.08.2010
    by      In
    Business ranks industrial relations as the number one policy priority for Government after the federal election, according to a new industry survey.
    The survey, conducted by the Australian Industry Group, found almost a quarter of the 330 businesses surveyed (23.1 percent) named industrial... Read More
  6. 31.08.2010
    31.08.2010
    by      In , In
     
    The federal government will introduce a number of key measures to assist manufacturers impacted by tough current economic conditions.
    In his budget speech on Tuesday night, Treasurer Wayne Swan acknowledged that many smaller businesses are struggling against the high dollar and weak consumer... Read More
  7. Manufacturing dips further in September
    31.08.2010
    31.08.2010
    by      In
     
     
    Innes Willox … ‘sharp falls’
    Another drop in manufacturing new orders contributed to a further decline in overall manufacturing activity in September according to the latest industry data.
    The Australian Industry Group Australian Performance of Manufacturing Index (Australian PMI) fell 1.2... Read More
  8. 31.08.2010
    31.08.2010
    by      In
    Stratasys, a global leader in 3D printing technology, has launched the first and only 3D printer to combine colours with multi-material 3D printing.
    The ground-breaking Objet500 Connex3 colour multi-material 3D printer is a game-changer for product design, engineering and manufacturing processes.... Read More
  9. 31.08.2010
    31.08.2010
    by      In
    Industry Minister Kim Carr says the manufacturing sector needs to transform to remain globally competitive.
    In a recent interview with the Australian Financial Review Senator Carr pledged the Labor government’s continued support of manufacturers.
    Manufacturing has suffered from a high Australian... Read More
  10. NMW 2013: ‘Extraordinary manufacturing showcase’
    31.08.2010
    31.08.2010
    by      In , In
     
    Minister Assisting for Industry and Innovation Senator Kate Lundy, has opened this year’s National Manufacturing Week (NMW 2013) and Austech, describing the event as an “extraordinary showcase” for Australian manufacturing.
    Senator Lundy said NMW 2013 and Austech were key indicators of... Read More