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Vulnerable Supply Chains

The study has been announced

What is a study?

  • Why the study?
  • Interim report
  • Final report

What we’ve been asked to look at

The Australian Government has asked the Productivity Commission to examine the nature and source of risks to global supply chains. The Commission will develop a framework for identifying supply chains that are vulnerable to disruption, identify imports of goods that might be vulnerable, and identify possible strategies to manage supply chains risks.

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Interim report

An interim report will to be handed to the Australian Government in March 2021 for Australia's role as an importer. It will be publicly released shortly after.

Final study report to Government and release

The final study report including Australia's role as an exporter will be handed to the Australian Government in late May 2021. It will be publicly released shortly after.


due by Friday 2 April 2021

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Next milestone

Interim report on Australia's role as an importer to be handed to the government in March 2021


Who are the Commissioners?

Jonathan Coppel

Who to contact

Yvette Goss
Ph: 03 9653 2253


Free call: 1800 020 083

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