Deposit Z150 - Federation of Automotive Products Manufacturers deposit 2

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Federation of Automotive Products Manufacturers deposit 2


  • 1967 - 1974 (Creation)

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2.18 m

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(1938 - 1965)

Biographical history

The Automotive Products Manufacturers Association of Australia was formed in Melbourne by S Earle and the foundation meeting was held on 24 January 1938 and by May 1939 a Sydney branch had formed. In 1946 the Federal (Executive) Council held its inaugural meeting and by this time there were branches in Victoria, New South Wales and South Australia. When the Federation of Automotive Products Manufacturers was formed in 1958, the APMA was affiliated with it and continued to operate and control marketing policy, while the FAPM acted on all other matters and included members from Queensland and Tasmania. THe APMA was deregistered on 29 September 1965.

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(1958 -)

Biographical history

The Federation of Automotive Products Manufacturers was formed in 1958 and was first registered in the Australian Capital Territory on 12 August 1959. It is now registered in Victoria.

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Office files re equipment and machinery, correspondence, industry papers, press cuttings and publications.


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NBAC E239; Z150; Z170

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Entered from deposit description on 30 October 2012




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