Manufacturing Australia (MA) is a CEO-led coalition of Australia's largest manufacturers who working with all sides of government, business and community to help the sector realise its full potential.
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*Royal Dutch Shell’s planned $91 billion takeover of Britain’s BG Group could reduce the incentive to supply eastern gas users by making exports even more financially attractive, according to Manufacturing Australia, a group of chief executives of the nation’s biggest manufacturers.*
LNG will take over from iron ore as the main driver of Australia’s exports and will reach $50 billion in value by 2020, an ANZ report says.
Gas producers such as Origin Energy and Santos have been accused of profiteering and hoarding capacity on pipelines, as industrial users seek more open access to scarce supplies at competitive prices.