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Regional trade deal to boost export opportunities for Aussie farmers and businesses (Ministerial)

15 Nov 2020 Media releases

Australian farmers and businesses are set to benefit from better export opportunities with the signing of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Agreement between Australia and 14 othe ...

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Wheat exporter developing the ‘powerhouse model’ with Indonesia

13 Nov 2020 Success stories

New South Wales wheat-processing and grain-distilling company, Manildra Group, is one of Australia’s largest agriculture exporters. In tough times, 2020 has been a year of opportunity across ASEAN eco ...

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Monash to become first foreign university in Indonesia

9 Nov 2020 Success stories

In 2021, Monash University aims to become the first overseas higher education institution to open a campus in Indonesia. Offering postgraduate and doctoral programs, the new campus will become a vehic ...

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Indonesia fruit market ripe for premium Tasmanian cherries

3 Nov 2020 Success stories

The Indonesia–Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IA-CEPA) has reduced or eliminated tariffs on almost all fruit exports to Indonesia.

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Cyber speed-dating in Jakarta helps Red Piranha snap up $5m deal

6 Oct 2020 Success stories

Indonesia has one of the fastest growing internet economies in the world. In 2018, Austrade’s Jakarta team helped local cyber security expert, Red Piranha, gain a partnering foothold in the market. A ...

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Kalbe Blackmores Nutrition: Partnering for mutual growth

28 Sep 2020 Success stories

In just four years, Kalbe Blackmores Nutrition has become a winning brand in the premium health supplement market in Indonesia. With the Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreemen ...

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Enhancing career and employment prospects for Indonesian students

10 Sep 2020 Education and Training Success stories

Australia is the most popular study destination for Indonesian students. In 2019, there were more than 22,700 Indonesians enrolled to study in Australia. The Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic ...

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Amatil X: The power of partnering with Indonesian startups

3 Sep 2020 Success stories

Indonesia’s dynamic startups are setting the pace of innovation in Southeast Asia – and Australia’s Coca-Cola Amatil has taken notice. The bottling giant set up its corporate venture capital platform ...

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Australia 's free trade agreement with Indonesia to provide export boost (Ministerial)

5 Jul 2020 Media releases

New export opportunities for Australian farmers, businesses and investors will begin to flow from today with the start of the Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IA-CEPA) ...

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Make some noise: Whispir is taking on the world

25 May 2020 Success stories

Whispir’s cloud communications platform is an international success, thanks to investor support and a well-judged approach to expansion.

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AusCham ASEAN releases 2020 survey with special COVID-19 update

21 May 2020 Latest from Austrade

The Australian Business in ASEAN Survey 2020 has just been released, along with a dedicated COVID-19 Impact Update.

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Free trade deal with Indonesia set to kick-off on 5 July (Ministerial)

8 May 2020 Media releases

Australian exporters will soon start reaping the benefits of the Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IA-CEPA), with Australia receiving formal notification that Indonesia ...

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Free Trade Agreements Boost Australian Fruit Grower’s Exports

3 Jul 2019 Success stories FTA Case studies

In 13 years, family-owned AGRIFresh has become Western Australia’s largest citrus grower, packer and exporter. Australia’s wide-ranging Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) are helping the company expand it ...

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FTAs Success Formula for Natural Healthcare Company

14 Jun 2019 Success stories FTA Case studies

GMP Pharmaceuticals has been manufacturing a range of consumer-ready healthcare and dairy products since 1994. With the help of Australia’s free trade agreements (FTAs), the company is growing its bu ...

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Royal Australian Navy takes top defence products and services to our neighbours

6 Jun 2019 Latest from Austrade

For the past two months, the flagship of the Royal Australian Navy ― the 28,000 tonne HMAS Canberra ― has provided a platform to promote some of Australia’s leading defence and humanitarian technologi ...

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