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Adrian Boden on the energy crisis - Talking Business 2017, Ep21

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Adrian Boden, the executive officer of the South East Melbourne Manufacturers Alliance talks about how the energy crisis is hurting manufacturers.

Adrian Boden, the executive officer of the South East Melbourne Manufacturers Alliance talks about how the energy crisis is hurting manufacturers.

Interview with economist RMIT economist Sinclair Davidson

Leon and Garry talk about issues including:
· British business pushing for a soft Brexit and US corporates giving Donald Trump a fail mark
· The Federal government announcing measures to try and lower energy prices by restricting gas exports.
· While Australian retailers are nervous about Amazon’s arrival in Australia, Amazon’s plans to buy Whole Foods for 13.7 billion dollars and disrupt supermarkets has hit Australian retail stocks.

Relevant links: https://www.semma.com.au/

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Economics
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RMIT University
Keywords: 
energy, prices, manufacturers, renewables, debt, spending, Brexit, RBA, Tabcorp, Tatts, Amazon, retail