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Namoi Cotton grows export sales in Bangladesh

6 Nov 2018 Success stories

Namoi Cotton’s exports to Bangladesh are worth up to US$60 million annually, thanks to strong relationships with the country’s top-tier spinning mills.

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GOTAFE taps into Indian dairy training opportunities

30 Oct 2018 Success stories

Assisted by Austrade, GOTAFE secured an internationally competitive contract with the Indian Government’s peak dairy body, the National Dairy Development Board (NDDB), to conduct short, intensive trai ...

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WT partnership makes rapid inroads into india

26 Oct 2018 Building and Construction Success stories

Australian cost management advisory services firm WT Partnership’s success in India is built around its market entry strategy and careful targeting of customers. In just three years, the company has a ...

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Transforming Australia’s economic partnership with India

27 Sep 2018 Latest from Austrade

Close to 600 participants attended a series of seminars across Australia in September to learn more about business opportunities in India and a new strategy to strengthen the India-Australia economic ...

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Insight – Bolstering India’s cyber security capabilities

3 Sep 2018 Insights

Australian cyber security firms looking to do business in India have a unique entry point: supplying or partnering with multinational technology integrators that are actively looking for new products ...

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Wines by Geoff Hardy toasts success in India

30 Jul 2018 Wine Success stories

Wines by Geoff Hardy, a family-owned and operated wine company with a unique heritage, sees India as an important future wine market in the Asian region.

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Insight – Supplying India’s growing food and grocery retail sector

4 Jun 2018 Insights

Australian food businesses will find a warm reception in India, where the expanding middle class population, modern retail formats and entry of international e-commerce platforms are driving growth in ...

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Major reforms in India open up opportunities for Australian METS firms

28 Mar 2018 Latest from Austrade

In February 2018, the Indian Government announced it would open commercial coal mining to private-sector companies, including international firms. Previously, private companies were only allowed to un ...

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Insight - India’s growing thirst for wine

21 Mar 2018 Wine Insights

In a country with a billion-plus population and 485 million people above the legal drinking age, India is a market with many opportunities for Australia’s winemakers.

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Insight - Modernising India’s logistics and transport infrastructure

25 Sep 2017 Insights

The Indian government’s massive initiative to modernise India’s logistics sector provides significant opportunities for Australian companies to contribute with products and services.

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Insight - Smart Infrastructure: the way of the future for India

18 Sep 2017 Insights

The Indian Government is addressing the problems of rapid city population and the subsequent strained infrastructure with a variety of urban regeneration programs, which seek to transform India by upl ...

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Insight - The railways in India: a big network with big opportunities for Australia

11 Sep 2017 Insights

Everything about railways in India is big. The country has one of the world’s largest rail networks under single management, 119,600km of track, and a transportation system that carries over 22 millio ...

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Insight - Opportunities for Australian METS innovations in India

6 Sep 2017 Insights

India produces significant quantities of many minerals – including barytes, lignite, iron ore, bauxite, manganese, and zinc – but coal is the most important.

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Australia Business Week in India (Ministerial)

29 Aug 2017 Media releases

This week I will lead a large trade delegation to the world's fastest-growing major economy for the second Australia Business Week in India (ABWI).

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Australian businesses tap in to India (Ministerial)

19 Jun 2017 Media releases

Registrations are now open for Australia Business Week in India 2017 (ABWI), an opportunity for Australian businesses to tap into the world’s fastest-growing major economy.

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Catching deep sea fishing and aquaculture opportunities in India

4 May 2017 Latest from Austrade

The Government of India and the Government of Tamil Nadu will provide A$300 million over the next three years to develop infrastructure for deep sea fishing off the coast of Tamil Nadu, opening up opp ...

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Driving success in road safety management

25 Apr 2017 Success stories

With one of the highest road fatality rates in the world estimated at more than 200,000 deaths per year, road safety is a major problem in India.

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Modernising Rail in India: The Australian Way

10 Apr 2017 Rail Success stories

TTG Transportation Technology is helping Indian Railways double its capacity to carry rail freight faster, cheaper and more reliably.

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Australia’s largest mining delegation visits India to explore evolving opportunities

30 Nov 2016 Latest from Austrade

With India increasingly focused on growing its mining sector by modernising operations and standards, many more opportunities are being identified for Australia’s highly regarded mining sector.

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Australia welcomes top Asian travel agents (Ministerial)

6 Sep 2016 Tourism Media releases

Over 300 qualified travel agents from across Asia are in Perth this week for Tourism Australia's training, education and familiarisation event - Corroboree Asia.

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