Australia has developed significant advanced composite technologies that promise to transform manufacturing processes and improve environmental performance however the local market is small. The industry believes there are opportunities to enter Asian markets that are looking for solutions that will deliver on their objectives. Support was needed to improve knowledge of the nearby Asian markets and to facilitate linkages with key decision-makers in the target markets.
On behalf of Composites Australia and with the support of the Cooperative Research Centre for Advanced Composite Structures (CRC-ACS), Apical successfully gained funding from the Australian Government under Austrade’s Asian Business Engagement Plan to:
The initiative targets the automotive, aerospace, oil & gas, infrastructure and ground transport sectors in Malaysia and Indonesia.