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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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RDA Orana

31 May 2016 Success stories

RDA Orana’s training initiative provides Korean students with valuable work experience while helping local companies to diversify and grow their businesses.

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Demand for specialty grains in Korea opens up opportunities for Australia

30 Mar 2016 Latest from Austrade

Australian producers are benefiting from a growing demand for specialty grains in Korea, following a successful mission to meet with Korean grain importers and processors.

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Korea’s leading supermarket visits Australia seeking food products

4 Mar 2016 Latest from Austrade

Recent high-profile events in Kuwait showcasing Australian food have highlighted the growing opportunities for Australian producers and suppliers.

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Free trade agreements give Australian exporters reason to celebrate (Ministerial)

1 Jan 2016 Media releases

Australian exporters have extra reason to celebrate this New Year, with further tariff reductions under the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement (ChAFTA) and Korea-Australia Free Trade Agreement (KAFT ...

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Asia gets a taste of Australian wine in major promotional program

30 Sep 2015 Wine Latest from Austrade

Australian wine labels are invited to participate in a joint Austrade–Wine Australia program to raise the profile of Australian wines in six of Australia’s fastest growing wine export markets in Asia.

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Korea signs Mutual Recognition Agreement with Engineers Australia

6 May 2015 Latest from Austrade

Australian engineers will be better placed to take advantage of guaranteed market access in Korea following the signing of a Mutual Recognition Agreement (MRA) between the Korean Government and Engine ...

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Australian wines the toast of Korea

18 Mar 2015 Wine Latest from Austrade

A recent masterclass on Australian wine, attended by more than 100 Korean wine industry representatives, was designed to improve awareness of and increase export opportunities for Australian winemaker ...

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Australia supports APEC scholarships portal (Ministerial)

24 Feb 2015 Education and Training Media releases

Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Robb and Minister for Education and Training Christopher Pyne have welcomed the launch of a new APEC scholarships and internships online portal.

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City of Sydney Luncheon – Future Asia Business

24 Feb 2015 Speeches

Austrade CEO Bruce Gosper Speech - City of Sydney Luncheon – Future Asia Business on Tuesday 24 February 2015

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Robb: FTAs delivering results for Tasmanian farmers (Ministerial)

13 Feb 2015 Media releases

After only two months in force, Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Robb said Australia’s Free Trade Agreement with Korea (KAFTA) was already delivering significant benefits to Tasmania – particu ...

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