Manufacturing Australia (MA) is the peak representative body for Australia’s manufacturing industry. MA works to secure the future of Australia’s manufacturing industry and the almost one million people it employs.
MA is driven by the CEOs of its member companies, including; Allied Mills, Amcor, BlueScope Steel, Brickworks, Capral, Cement Australia, CSR, Incitec Pivot, Rheem and Teys Australia.
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Food and grocery manufacturers are calling for the reintroduction of investment incentives, increased labour-market flexibility and the reinvigoration of the competitiveness agenda, as new statistics show capital investment is flat and employment is falling despite export growth.
In these pages and elsewhere in recent weeks, a theme has emerged to imply that the economic reform process that has been so successful in recent years may now be old hat and that a new industry policy is needed.