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Investment analysis

See how Cherry Fund investments are tracking against the industry’s Strategic Investment Plan

 

As seen on the Fund management page, investments specific to the Hort Innovation Cherry Fund are guided by the cherry Strategic Investment Plan (SIP). The SIP features priority outcome areas that have been identified and agreed upon by the industry, and Hort Innovation works to invest in R&D and marketing initiatives that are aligned to these.

In the below interactive chart, you can see the most up-to-date information on how project investment expenditure in the Cherry Fund is aligned to the SIP outcomes. This currently reflects project investment across the life of the SIP to date, from July 2016 to June 2019.

 

How investment expenditure aligns to Strategic Investment Plan outcomes

Click or hover over the chart below to learn more about Cherry Fund investment by SIP outcome

How specific projects align to Strategic Investment Plan outcomes

Click on the below panels to see which projects in the Cherry Fund align to which SIP outcomes. Because some projects address more than one SIP outcome, they may be listed more than once.

Increase the unit value of fruit sold onto the domestic market to improve industry economic sustainability

Ongoing and completed investments

The Hort Innovation Cherry Fund contributed to other marketing-related projects and activities in this outcome. For information and updates on marketing visit the fund's grower pages.

Export markets have grown in volume to leverage the forecast increase in production over the next five years

Ongoing and completed investments

The Hort Innovation Cherry Fund contributed to other marketing-related projects and activities in this outcome. For information and updates on marketing visit the fund's grower pages.

A culture of continuous improvement has been embedded, improving industry professionalism and profitability

Ongoing and completed investments

Expenditure on projects classified as 'enabler' support the broader delivery of the industry’s project investments. Examples of enabler projects include annual reporting and monitoring and evaluation capacity.

More information

The Cherry Fund has a dedicated Industry Strategic Partner, details below, who would be more than happy to answer your questions or discuss in more detail the information presented on this page, investments in the Cherry Fund and how the investments align with the SIP.

Hort Innovation
Mark Spees
Mark Spees
Industry Strategic Partner
Contact details
0439 574 173 Send an email

Strategic Investment Plan

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