South Australia is an advanced manufacturing specialist in the Asia Pacific region, due to our long established defence and automotive industries.
Today, we have the most progressive autonomous vehicle legislation in the Southern Hemisphere, creating significant opportunities for autonomous vehicle development.
Our capital city Adelaide is the confirmed build location for Australia’s $50 billion Future Submarine program – the largest Defence manufacturing procurement in the nation’s history.
Advanced manufacturing companies will have access to our strong research and development sector with expertise in emerging technologies such as photonics, nanotechnology, additive manufacturing, advanced materials and robotics.
While entrepreneurs, start-ups and innovators are supported to connect with leading institutions and global companies to collaborate, test and build new technologies at Tonsley Innovation Hub.
Talk to our Investment Attraction Agency about opportunities to invest in advanced manufacturing and future industries in South Australia.