Vaccine maker nets $300,000+ grant
Veterinary vaccine manufacturer MSD Animal Health has been awarded a $335,660 grant from the Gillard Government to install a solar power system aimed at cutting pollution and power costs.
JP Morgan posts mixed review on PMI data
Analysts at JP Morgan say the latest round of purchasing managers index data shows only modest growth in the global manufacturing industry.
Defence forum a success: QLD Government
The Queensland Government says a defence industry forum aimed at connecting heavy vehicle manufacturers and servicing companies has been a success.
Clean energy move hurts manufacturers: Origin CEO
Australia’s renewable energy target and carbon pricing system is hurting manufacturers and threatening the competitiveness of local industries, Origin Energy CEO Grant King says.
US manufacturing falls, but figures still positive
The United States has joined a number of manufacturers worldwide in posting a slowdown in manufacturing activity for April, new figures show.