MA’s policy priorities include:
- Encouraging better regulations that help keep Australian manufacturing safe, productive and high quality, without placing unnecessary burden on businesses and raising the cost of doing business in Australia;
- Increasing productivity through innovation, research and development, modern and flexible workplaces and direct engagement between employees and employers;
- Ensuring free trade is also fair trade by maintaining a strong anti-dumping system; and,
- Maintaining Australia’s competitive advantage of diverse and affordable energy resources.