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FCAI APPOINTS ACTING CHIEF EXECUTIVE

18th July 2011

Stephen (Steve) Payne has been appointed acting chief executive of peak industry body the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries. Former CEO Andrew McKellar has resigned to join the Australian Automobile Association. Mr Payne has strong automotive experience. He formerly headed the division of... More…

MOTORCYCLE INDUSTRY REPORTS STRONG GROWTH IN FIRST HALF OF 2011

14th July 2011

Motorcycle sales in Australia increased in the first half of 2011, according to figures releases today by the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI). In the six months to the end of June, 50,379 motorcycles were delivered to Australian customers, representing an increase of 1501 units... More…

CARBON TAX IMPACT ON CAR INDUSTRY COMPETITIVENESS

12th July 2011

The peak body representing the Australian automotive industry, the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI), has warned that the proposed carbon price will add to industry costs and undermine competitiveness. “Our analysis indicates that the initial carbon price of $23 a tonne will... More…

MOTOR VEHICLE SALES FALL IN JUNE

5th July 2011

Supply constraints held June motor vehicle sales down to their lowest level in eight years, according to figures released today by the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI). Official VFACTS data reveals that 96,157 new vehicles were sold in June, 11.6 per cent fewer than last... More…