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Government helps to advance Australian manufacturing

The program guidelines have been released for the new $47.5 million Advanced Manufacturing Growth Fund. The purpose of the Advanced Manufacturing Growth Fund is to help the Australian manufacturing sector transition to globally focused, high skill, advanced manufacturing. “Manufacturing continues to be a major part of our economy, but the sector needs to continue its […]

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Australian Ambassador for Thailand attends Reception at ProPak Asia

During the networking reception hosted by the APPMA, and sponsored by SMC Australia and New Zealand, at ProPak Asia 2017, His Excellency, Paul Robilliard, Australian Ambassador for Thailand highlighted that Australia is well known in Thailand as a source of commodities, agricultural and food products, automotive components – and as an education destination. Mr Robilliard […]

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Strong machine vision market growth expected through 2025

Packaging World reports: The global machine vision market is expected to reach US$19.22 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. The ability of machine vision systems to process a large amount of information in a fraction of seconds is a major factor driving the market growth. The quick processing […]

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Three APPMA Members recognised in FIAL Innnovation Book

Food Innovation Australia Ltd (FIAL) has recognised 50 innovative companies from across the Australian food, beverage, packaging and agribusiness sectors in the second edition of its innovation book. APPMA packaging and processing machinery award winners ABB, tna and Adaptapack are three of the 50 companies. The book, Celebrating Australian Food and Agribusiness Innovations, showcases diverse […]

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The Australian Packaging & Processing Machinery Association (APPMA) is pleased to announce that it will be heading to ProPak Asia 2017 on the 14-17th June, Bangkok, Thailand to host the Australian Pavilion for the second year. The APPMA developed the pavilion as a way to assist Australian packaging and processing manufacturers and distributors to showcase […]

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