Food and grocery manufacturing is establishing itself as a key growth industry in South East Queensland, generating $7.68 billion in annual turnover and $915 million in wages across the federal electorates of McPherson, Bonner, Griffith, Brisbane and Oxley.
NORTHERN Victoria has emerged as a food and grocery manufacturing powerhouse, generating $9.23 billion in output per year and employing 14,221 Victorians, according to new research released today by the Australian Food and Grocery Council.
2018-19. BRINGING MELBOURNE’S FOODIE CULTURE INTO THE FACTORY
BUILDING on Melbourne’s reputation as the foodie capital of Australia, South East Melbourne has emerged as the food worker capital, with a quarter of all manufacturing jobs in the region now being in the food manufacturing industry.