2022 FTMA National Fabricator Census

FTMA has just completed the 2022 FTMA National Fabricator Census which has provided a great insight into our sector. The final copy of the Census will be provided to all FTMA Members and fabricator non-members. FTMA believes this aggregated data is important for...

Hard Times for Hardwood Sector

This rant was written by Kersten Gentle Everyone knows I have sawdust running through my veins and I am a passionate supporter of both the native and plantation-based forest industries. My grandfather was a sawmiller and native forest contractor and the areas he...

Historic CEO’s Meeting is a Great First Step

Whenever someone new comes into our industry, I always get reminded how political we can be when asked, ‘what is it about the colours’. Blue, Green & Red are key colours within our sector as they represent the three nail plate companies, MiTek, Multinail &...

The Federal Budget and the Economic Outlook 2022

The Federal Budget and the Economic Outlook 2022 FTMA has once again engaged Independent Economist & Political Analyst of HDD Consulting, Dr Harley Dale, to break down the latest Budget for us. Dr Harley Dale, explains that not everything is negative, although we...