Industry Action Plan - Manufacturing
The Manufacturing Industry Action Plan has now been released. The Plan, developed by the industry-led Taskforce, outlines a vision and strategy for the NSW manufacturing sector over the decade to 2021.
The Taskforce's vision is that NSW will be the home of agile, innovative manufacturing companies that provide superior solutions to meet their customers' needs.
The Plan supports the overall development and competitiveness of the sector (broadly defined to include the diverse, innovative companies involved in all aspects of the manufacturing cycle, from research and design to transport and logistics) with a particular focus on the parallel objectives of:
- Sustaining the existing manufacturing capability in this State;
- Urgently developing new competitive strengths for current and future success; and
- Growing competitive advantage using innovation and collaborative supply chains.
The Plan sets out actions for both industry and government to encourage industry growth, productivity and innovation, and export performance.