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NEW FUND TO BOOST MANUFACTURING

Tony Pasin

A local MP is encouraging local manufacturing & processing business in the Riverland to explore funding options though a new fund aimed at boosting the sector.

The new $160 million dollar manufacturing modernisation fund is aimed at supporting business as well as upskilling employees.

MrPasinsaid theManufacturing Modernisation Fundwould help manufacturers become more competitive by co‑funding investments in new technologies.

Mr Pasin also said “Investing in technology can transform businesses, enabling them to become more productive, manufacture new products and create new jobs.

More information on the Manufacturing Modernisation Fund visitwww.business.gov.au/MMF