Automotive part makers to lose more jobs
Car component makers are finding it hard to struggle with the increasing job cuts in the automotive industry that turns over $11 billion a year. They have warned that nearly 30,000 jobs and an $800 million export industry will be lost without government assistance..
Local automotive manufacturing to stop
Global car giant Ford has forced automotive parts maker Nexteer to refuse $63 million in government aid and scrap plans for a new factory in Melbourne.
Aussie cars gain local support
Australia’s car industry is seeing increased support for locally manufactured cars.
Pharmaceuticals are the future
Australian Pharmaceutical manufacturing looks set for substantial growth to meet the increasing demand of Asian health-care products.
Chemical Spill causes Evacuation
A container containing one hundred litres of highly toxic and flammable chemical, methyl ethyl ketone also known as Butanoue spilled from a plastic container at CQMS Razer in Laverick Avenue this afternoon.