HIA Building Better Cities Summit 2017
Perhaps the most vexing question faced by our industry today is the future viability of the manufacture of building products in Australia.
Australia has a proud history of manufacturing and it has been a mainstay of our economy for many years. In recent times a range of forces have increased pressure on building product manufacturers to make hard decisions about where to invest in plant, what to make locally and what to make offshore.
It’s time to ask questions about what is really leading to change, is it good, is it bad, and how will it change the future of building product manufacturing in Australia