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About the Australian Packaging and Processing Machinery Association

Established in 1983 as the Australian Packaging Machinery Association and incorporated in 1990, changed its name to the Australian Packaging and Processing Machinery Association in 2010. Association Members offer a range of benefits and servicesto the packaging and processing machinery industry by working for the best interests of their customers.

The Australian Packaging and Processing Machinery Association is the only national organisation to represent the packaging and processing machinery industry, Members include manufacturers and importers who are major suppliers to the food, beverage, cosmetic, pharmaceutical, veterinary and household packaging industries.

The Association is proud to be a Foundation Member of the world packaging machinery body, the Confederation of Packaging Machinery Associations (COPAMA) which provides a forum for15 national packaging and processing trade associations, in its dealings with matters of mutual concern and interest within the industry.

APPMA membership is a major benchmark of that quality. All member companies embody the highest standards of business practice and product integrity. When you are dealing with an APPMA member, you can expect the best.

Our Commitment

The Association aims are to provide superior service and the latest products and innovations available in packaging and processing machinery.

Guided by industry principles, a Code of Ethics is in place to ensure the good reputation of Members. Accompanying the Code of Ethics are the Association aims and objectives designed to provide a forward path for the future of the APPMA.

Whether you are a supplier or user of packaging machinery, quality is the key to success, reliability and efficiency.