Annual Highlights

Industry-led research helping to shape the future of Australian manufacturing

Annual Highlights 2021

$220 million of R&D investment to date helps unlock the potential of Australian manufacturing.

In FY2020-21, IMCRC’s cumulative investment reached $33 million of Commonwealth and other funding across 49 industry-led R&D projects. Translating innovative ideas into commercial outcomes, these projects help Australian manufacturers to strengthen their position in local and international supply chains and markets.


Annual Highlights 2020

IMCRC purposely invested $31 million of Commonwealth and other funding to advance Australian manufacturing.

In FY2019-20, IMCRC has expanded its portfolio of industry-led manufacturing projects, catalysing over $200m investment in collaborative research, manufacturing innovation and education across Australia.


Annual Highlights 2019

Helping transform Australian manufacturing, IMCRC has allocated $23 million of Commonwealth funding across 26 projects.

In FY2018-19, IMCRC has strengthened its position as a catalyst for the transformation of Australian manufacturing, delivering benefits through collaborative investment, research impact and innovation.

Annual Highlights 2019

Annual Highlights 2018

With $100 million of research investment, distributed across 17 projects, 2017-18 was a great year.

Read about how IMCRC has made significant progress and built solid foundations to support Australian manufacturers increase their global relevance through research-led innovation in manufacturing products, processes and services.

Annual Highlights 2018