Leading advanced manufacturing businesses in Queensland

There are many companies in Queensland involved in advanced manufacturing, including:

  • Boyne Smelters Limited - Australia's largest alumina smelter
  • Capral Aluminium Limited - Australia's largest aluminium extrusion facility
  • Carlton United Breweries - Australia's biggest beer producer has a brewery in Yatala
  • Cement Australia - Australia's largest manufacturer and distributor of cement
  • CSR - leading manufacturer of building products in Australia
  • EGR Group - major automotive product manufacturer with its head office in Brisbane
  • Ludowici Limited - global mineral processing equipment company with its headquarters in Brisbane
  • Multinail - one of the largest nail plate manufacturers, supplying products to the timber truss industry
  • Orica Australia - one of the largest producers of sodium cyanide in Australia, and the third largest in the world
  • Queensland Alumina Limited - one of the world's largest alumina refineries
  • Rio Tinto - the world's largest alumina refinery
  • Smorgon Steel - Australia's largest producer of steel tube products
  • Sun Metals Corporation Pty Ltd - Australia's largest producer of refined zinc metals
  • Volvo Commercial Vehicles - major vehicle manufacturer of Volvo and Mack trucks, based at Wacol
  • Xstrata Copper - processing copper from one of the largest underground mines in the world and the deepest mines in Australia (1,800 metres).