Treasurer Josh Frydenberg has placed job creation at the top of the 2021 Federal Budget agenda, launching initiatives expected to grow key industry sectors.
Latest figures indicate the local manufacturing industry has enjoyed a resurgence due to increased demand, and it’s having knock-on effects for employment.
Professor Göran Roos recently offered a grim picture of the state of Australian manufacturing, but not without also sharing a vision for potential growth.
The Federal Budget includes a host of measures to stimulate all levels of the economy, including manufacturing, infrastructure and the regions.
The manufacturing sector is set to feature in tonight’s Budget, with the PM pitching a four-year “Modern Manufacturing” strategy as a key component.
New analysis from IBISWorld shows how Stage 4 restrictions will have long-lasting impacts for both the Victorian and national economies.
Futurist Tommy McCubbin provides insights into how the manufacturing sector is being impacted now, soon and later under COVID-19, with additional comments from ABN director, Peter Thorp.
Australia’s major industry sectors continue to be shaped by global economic trends, causing tough times for some businesses. Thankfully, there are ways for small business owners to succeed in a period of disruption.