It is clear that manufacturing in Australia is transforming and its long-term health lies in developing new and innovative ways of thinking. The future lies in value-adding activities from product concept, research and development, design and production, to distribution and after-sales service.
Publications & reports
This report details the economic and econometric framework adopted in the current study conduced by the OCE in examining the relationship between the Grace Periods and Promoting Innovation.
This report provides review of the literature on Grace Period study for the past 3 decades and provides context for the current study conducted by the OCE on examining the relationship between grace period and promoting innovation
This report analyses the intellectual property (IP) environment for the Australian textiles, clothing and footwear (TCF) industry including the scale and intensity of patent activity, as well as trade marks and designs related to the TCF industry, to provide an overview of innovation originating from Australia.
This report analyses the intellectual property (IP) rights holdings of publicly funded research organisations (PFROs) in Australia and provides an overview of innovation originating from the Australian research sector.