Welcome to Day 2 of the 2014 Queensland Mining and Engineering Exhibition. QME is the essential platform for bringing suppliers face-to-face with the key buyers of Queensland’s mining sector. Register now to avoid the queues today. Gates open at 9am.
||Economic Impact Study Shows QME Is a ‘Shot In The Arm' For QLD Mining Sector - 28 May 2014|
Paul Baker, Director of REEDMININGEVENTS, organiser of QME, has announced the extraordinary results of an Economic Impact Study (EIS) into the 2012 edition of QME, highlighting the significance of the exhibition to the Mackay region and state of Queensland.
In the report, the total economic outlay and spend within the Mackay region was $36.2millon, which consisted of expenditure by the organisers, exhibitors and indirect spending from attendees.
This outlay on QME resulted in an estimated increase to Mackay’s Gross Regional Product of $17.1million and $31.3million for Queensland.... more