Beef production is a major economic activity in the Region.  Council is currently working on a Meat Processing Facility project to ensure new job creation while value adding to the Region's biggest agricultural commodity.

The Beef Processing Investment Opportunity - Meat Processing Facility Overview (PDF, 11mb) provides further information on this opportunity, along with the Charters Towers Meat Processing Facility - Investment Case (PDF, 2MB).  Best viewed with Internet Explorer.