The Tasmanian government has announced successful applicants in round one of the Accelerating Growth Grant Program, with roughly $700,000 awarded to eight of the state’s manufacturers.
The companies would use the funding to help them “invest in new equipment that improves production processes and aids expansion”.
According to a statement from manufacturing minister Jeremy Rockliff, the grants would assist with a total investment of $5.3 million, which would result in 57 new jobs.
The grant recipients announced on Wednesday were:
Round two of the four-round, $3 million program opens on January 31. More information can be found here.
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