Minister for Industry, Science and Technology Karen Andrews said that the government will strengthen its investment towards the manufacturing sector.
The New South Wales government has launched a portal for the state’s manufacturers who have offered to make or supply items during the coronavirus period.
Rio Tinto has introduced strict measures at its Pilbara operations in Western Australia to combat the coronavirus.
The AMGC has received more than 850 submissions from the industry to help the sector fight COVID-19 since their national portal launch.
Coles has recruited more than 7,000 people in just two weeks to meet customer demand, providing much-needed employment opportunities.
Rio Tinto has awarded additional contracts to Primero for the Koodaideri and Mesa K projects in the Pilbara, Western Australia.
The federal government has expanded their business hotline to support small-and-medium businesses impacted by the coronavirus.
PMB Defence and Greek enterprise Systems Sunlight S.A. have signed subcontracts to design the main storage batteries for the Attack class submarines.
Retail sales are expected to boost for machine and equipment manufacturers under the federal government’s $1.3 billion stimulus package.
Caltex Australia has topped the list of Australia’s leading manufacturers for 2020 for the second consecutive year.