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AMIC is the peak body representing retailers, processors and smallgoods manufacturers across the country.

The Australian Meat Industry Council exists for a clear reason: to help our members achieve and maintain profitability in a world that has never seen more change.

We’re here to be a powerful voice for our industry. We’re here to ensure our members are recognised for the crucial role they play in the agribusiness supply chain. We’re here to support our members to continue creating jobs in Australia and to continue to feed the Australian economy.

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Industry News

Red meat sector welcomes Indonesia trade agreement

The first Australian Meat Business Women (MBW) event, staged in Melbourne early this week, represented the start of a revolution in the sector. The sell-out event was opened by Victorian Agriculture Minister Jaclyn Symes, who told the 200 guests from across the meat...

Red meat sector welcomes Indonesia trade agreement

The Australian Meat Industry Council (AMIC) welcomes the signing today of a trade agreement between Australia and Indonesia, the latest in a series of free trade agreements which all help support a more vibrant industry. AMIC CEO Patrick Hutchinson, says the bilateral...

Australia’s under-pressure red meat supply chain

23rd January 2019 For immediate release FOR INTERVIEW OPPORTUNITIES WITH AUSTRALIAN MEAT INDUSTRY COUNCIL CEO PATRICK HUTCHINSON, PLEASE CALL SARAH CRAIG ON 0403 077 478 Australia’s under-pressure red meat supply chain - an escalating issue for rural communities and...

Processing Cost to Operate

Processing cost to operate highlighted in new report Australian meat processors are dealing with operating costs which are dramatically higher than their key global competitors, and intervention is urgently required to safeguard the future of the local industry. AMIC...

Prime Cuts Industry News

Prime Cuts Industry News Issue 44 ALMTech Two years since its inception the Advanced Livestock Measurement Technologies (ALMTech) is on track to deliver all of its scientific and industry outcomes for the Australian beef, lamb and pork industries. As such ALMTech have...

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At AMIC we host a variety events throughout the year such as Member Network Meetings, Annual Dinners and competitions for smallgoods, burgers and sausages. We also have exciting new events planned for you in the coming year, including webinars, conferences and other member-only events across all membership sectors.


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