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CHANGES TO THE COMPONENT DONATION PROGRAMME

31st August 2009

The Component Donation Programme (CDP) was established by vehicle manufacturers to provide a facility to donate engines and components so that students can undertake their TAFE studies with the latest technology. The Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI) will now operate the successful... More…

NEW PRESIDENT – FEDERAL CHAMBER OF AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRIES

31st August 2009

The Executive Committee of the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI) has elected incoming GM Holden Chairman and Managing Director, Alan Batey, as its new President. Mr Batey replaces Mark Reuss who stepped down as Holden Chairman and MD and FCAI President to take up a senior executive... More…

SUPPLY CHAIN VITAL TO AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY

26th August 2009

The peak body representing the Australian automotive industry, the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI), welcomes the quick action that has been taken to keep component manufacturer ACL trading. “A reliable supply chain is vital to the success of the Australian automotive... More…

CAR INDUSTRY URGES SUPPORT FOR CRUCIAL LEGISLATION

19th August 2009

The peak body representing the Australian automotive industry, the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI), has urged the Federal Opposition not to delay or frustrate the passage of legislation establishing a crucial element of the Federal Government’s New Car Plan for a Greener... More…

BUSINESS SALES CONTINUE TO PROVIDE A BOOST TO CAR MARKET

5th August 2009

The latest new vehicle sales data shows business sales remain strong and there have been improvements in the small car, sports car and SUV segments. Official VFACTS data released by the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI) shows that 75,333 passenger cars, SUVs and commercial vehicles... More…