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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Media, 17 November 2014 Read

Five hot spots for manufacturers in the Aust-China FTA

The Australia-China FTA worth at least $18 billion, however manufacturers still have "mixed feelings" about it, according to Ai Group CE Innes Willox.

Media, 14 November 2014 Read

NSW Government releases gas plan

NSW Deputy Premier Troy Grant and Minister for Resources and Energy Anthony Roberts today released the NSW Government’s Gas Plan – a clear, strategic framework to deliver world’s best practice standards and regulation for the Coal Seam Gas (CSG) industry, while securing vital gas supplies for the State.

Media, 13 November 2014 Read

IMF's Christine Lagarde backs GST rise

Australia should raise more revenue from the goods and ­services tax and diversify its industries to ride out the end of the mining boom and fragile world economic recovery, managing director of the International Monetary Fund Christine Lagarde says.