Senator the Hon Tim Ayres was sworn in as Assistant Minister for Manufacturing and Assistant Minister for Trade on 1 June 2022.


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The Albanese Labor Government has today launched the National Rolling Stock Procurement Pipeline, a digital platform that will drive local manufacturing and help deliver a Future Made in Australia…

Yesterday's meeting of Consumer Affairs Ministers locks in a requirement for Australian seafood to be labelled on menus in restaurants, cafes and clubs.

The Albanese Labor Government has today released the National Rail Procurement and Manufacturing Strategy, outlining the steps it is taking to help grow a sustainable rail manufacturing sector,…

Interview discusses the Glen Innes High School graduation, setting Australia up for the future in climate and energy, Inflation Reduction Act, and Australian manufacturing.

Interview discusses Australia-China trade; Australia-European Union trade relations; Australia’s Critical Minerals Strategy 2023-2030; and reindustrialisation of the economy.