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Celebrating trade and investment ties with Japan
21 Sep 2017Media releases
Austrade and the Australia-Japan Business Co-operation Committee will launch a Japanese-language version of Japanese Investment in Australia – A trusted partnership at a special lunch in Sydney tomorr ...
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Japanese Investment in Australia (Ministerial)
28 Jul 2017
Media releases
Today I launch Japanese Investment in Australia: A Trusted Partnership, which shows how one of Australia's oldest economic partners is building on established ties to support the next wave of innovati ...
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Volumes drive 2016 export growth (Ministerial)
30 Jun 2017
Media releases
Trade continues to underpin our nation’s prosperity as Australia’s total trade in goods and services reached a record $673 billion last year.
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FTA Portal extended to cover additional markets (Ministerial)
2 May 2017
Media releases
I am pleased to announce the expansion of the Government’s FTA Portal, further delivering on our election commitment to assist Australian businesses take advantage of the opportunities provided by our ...
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Marking 60 years of Australia's trade and investment partnership with Japan (Ministerial)
17 Apr 2017
Media releases
I am leading a business delegation to Japan to support the creation of new export opportunities for Australian businesses, which will help generate more Australian jobs.
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Helping Aussie businesses be part of the export boom (Ministerial)
3 Apr 2017
Media releases
Australian exports are booming under the trade agreements the Coalition concluded with Japan, China and Korea.
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Business booms for Aussie exporters as Japan FTA cuts tariffs again (Ministerial)
3 Apr 2017
Media releases
Tariffs under the Japan-Australia Economic Partnership Agreement (JAEPA) have been cut for the fourth time. JAEPA has eliminated tariffs on more than 3,400 Australian product lines since it entered in ...
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Top Japanese chefs get a taste of Australia
29 Mar 2017
Latest from Austrade
Twenty of Japan’s up-and-coming chefs are in Australia from 29 March to 4 April 2017 to sample the best of the country’s premium food and beverages.
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Insight - Japan: Overview of Japanese pension fund market
17 Mar 2017
Insights
Japanese funds and companies have started to turn more attention offshore, to markets such as Australia, to diversify and bolster returns.
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FTAs bed down benefits for Australian manufacturers (Ministerial)
28 Feb 2017
Media releases
Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Keith Pitt will host a seminar in Sydney on Friday 3 March to help local businesses make the most of Australia's free trade agreements (FTAs) with ...
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Seminar to help NT businesses maximise FTA benefits (Ministerial)
20 Feb 2017
Media releases
Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Keith Pitt will host a seminar in Darwin on Tuesday February 21 to help local businesses make the most of Australia’s free trade agreements (FTAs) ...
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Seminar to assist Kimberley businesses to benefit from North Asia FTAs (Ministerial)
16 Feb 2017
Media releases
Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Keith Pitt will host a seminar in Kununurra on Monday 20 February to help local businesses make the most of Australia’s free trade agreements (FTAs ...
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UQ – taking a lead on educating Asia
6 Jan 2017
Success stories
The University of Queensland (UQ) creates change in the world through its global reach in education, research and translation. As one of the world’s top 50 universities, it is not surprising that 12,0 ...
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Aussies take a bite of the Japanese market
6 Jan 2017
Success stories
Businesses are often founded on the simplest of ideas. This is true for entrepreneur James Scott who, within seven years, has turned his snack habits – and the germ of an idea – into a multimillion-do ...
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Tourism
Australia welcomes top Asian travel agents (Ministerial)
6 Sep 2016
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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Fruit export opportunities in Asia (Ministerial)
23 Aug 2016
Media releases
Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, the Hon. Keith Pitt MP, and Federal Member for Capricornia, Michelle Landry MP, today met tropical fruit farmers in Central Queensland interested ...
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Trade Winds
19 Aug 2016
Economic analysis | Trade Winds
This week’s readings have a strong focus on Australia’s International Business Survey (AIBS) given its release this week, and also cover important themes for Australia in Asia – the Australia-China bi ...
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Australia benefiting from free trade agreements (Ministerial)
18 Aug 2016
Media releases
Australian exporters are benefiting from free trade agreements with key trading partners and most intend to expand into new markets, according to a report released today.
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Japan’s next Iron Chefs visit Australia
27 May 2016
Latest from Austrade
Four of Japan’s up-and-coming chefs and one of their brightest sommeliers are coming to Australia to experience Australian premium produce firsthand as demand and popularity for these products continu ...
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JAEPA Taste of Australia menu competition winners announced in Tokyo
21 Apr 2016
Latest from Austrade
The winners of the JAEPA Taste of Australia menu competition were announced at a gala event at the Australian Embassy in Tokyo yesterday.
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