Media Statement: Technology provides the key to sustainable economic growth for Australia

Adrian Beer, Chief Executive Officer The contribution of our world leading resource sector to Australia’s post-pandemic economic recovery is well reported. The Federal 2021-22 Budget highlights the level of confidence in Australia’s economic position relative to international measures.

This budget looks to capitalise on our full potential. The financial contribution from the output of our resources sector can overshadow what underpins this success. The depth and breadth of Australia’s innovative research, technology and services sector; which is now being acknowledged as instrumental to achieving this outcome, provides a huge opportunity for the country.

Download full media statement: Federal Budget Media Statement – METS Ignited.