The Food and Beverage National Manufacturing Priority road map was launched on 29 March 2021. projects in this area are now eligible to apply under the Integration and Translation Streams of the $1.3 billion https://www.industry.gov.au/data-and-publications/make-it-happen-the-australian-governments-modern-manufacturing-strategyModern Manufacturing Initiative (MMI).
Applications for the Integration and Translation Streams of the MMI close 27 April 2021 5pm (AEST).
MMI investment will be guided by the Food and Beverage National Manufacturing Priority road map. The road map highlights areas of investment opportunity including: enhanced processing and packaging methods, products for health and wellbeing and enhanced nutritional value, high value-add products, products with strong food safety, origin and traceability systems and the adoption of new solutions to increase product differentiation.
The Department of Industry are holding an information session on funding opportunities for Food and Beverage manufacturing projects tomorrow, Wed 31 March 2021, 2pm-3pm (AEDT). Sign up here.