Tasmanian aquaculture supply business, Seafarm Systems, has commissioned Hobart shipbuilder Incat Tasmania to construct a catamaran equipped with net cleaning equipment for a leading operator in Norway’s salmon industry.
Australia’s strong trade performance persisted throughout October, in the face of a strong Australian dollar and uncertain global economic conditions, with a $1.6 billion surplus, according to figures from the ABS.
Australian toy company, Moose Enterprise has made global impacts with its new Trash Pack toy range. After it’s launch sold out in August, the company has sold over 10 million units worldwide, with 100 predicted for 2012.
Online shoppers are the winners when it comes to the strong AUD, with the Aussie boosting incomes from high commodity prices by increasing the community’s purchasing power of internationally produced goods and services.