Market Profile

Whilst some products and services can be delivered to the market without local representation, for many products a local presence/representation is recommended. Local partner selection is one of the most important factors that will determine your success in the Fiji market.

Tropical Cyclone Winston

Tropical Cyclone Winston has caused severe damage in the Pacific. It is the strongest tropical cyclone ever recorded to make landfall in Fiji, and has also affected areas of Tonga. For more information please refer to the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

More information on doing business in Fiji


  • Imports from Fiji A$1,218 million
  • Exports to Fiji A$501 million
  • Capital Suva
  • Official Language English, Fijian, Hindustani
  • Area 18,270 sq km
  • Population 0.9 million

Country information provided by DFAT

Country brief

A comprehensive overview of political, economic and bilateral and regional trade agreements.

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Trade and economic fact sheet

Containing general information, recent economic indicators, Australia’s trade and investment relationship with Fiji and their global merchandise trade relationship that is updated twice a year.

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The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s Smartraveller site provides advice for business travellers and tourists going to Fiji. This is regularly updated and should be checked before planning travel.

» read more at DFAT

Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative

The Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) is a voluntary mechanism which promotes and supports improved governance in resource-rich countries through the full publication and verification of company payments and government revenues from oil, gas, and mining.

The EITI is supported by governments, industry, and non-government organisations around the world. The Australian Government supports the EITI and encourages Australian companies operating internationally to comply with its recommendations.

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