Australia has advanced research and innovation capabilities in niche areas of advanced manufacturing and a proven track record in developing materials science and technology solutions, including in:

  • Composites research, including carbon fibres for aerospace, automotive and industrial
  • light metals, such as titanium, processing including additive manufacturing
  • bio-products for medical and industrial use, including through nanotechnology
  • electronic and photonic materials, such as for batteries and energy storage

Australia offers world-class research infrastructure, a strong but flexible regulatory regime including (IP) protection, tax incentives and a supportive business culture for undertaking research and development (R&D).

Investor Update

8 Jul 2021

New $800m grants program to transform Australian manufacturing

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14 May 2021

New incentives to encourage investment in Australia

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