Senator the Hon Tim Ayres
Senator the Hon Tim Ayres was sworn in as Assistant Minister for Manufacturing and Assistant Minister for Trade on 1 June 2022.
Interview discusses the Voice to Parliament referendum, the National Reconstruction Fund, rail manufacturing, and interest rate rises.
Interview discusses Australia’s trade relationship with China, lithium resources in Australia, the National Reconstruction Fund, Australia’s manufacturing capability and solar panels.
The Australian Government welcomes the announcement of Downer as the preferred supplier to manufacture 65 next generation trains as part of the Queensland Train Manufacturing Program.
Interview discusses country of origin seafood labelling.
Bilateral talks with China; Australia-China trade relations; Senator Lidia Thorpe leaving the Greens