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2018 Foreign Affairs and Trade, Tourism and Investment Budget (Ministerial)

9 May 2018

The 2018 Budget demonstrates the Turnbull Government's commitment to ensuring Australia's economic and national security, as outlined in the Foreign Policy White Paper launched in November 2017.

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New guide for Australian fruit and vegetable exporters (Ministerial)

27 Apr 2018

Australian fruit and vegetable exporters wanting to go global can now access advice on every step of the export journey in a single online guide.

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FTA portal expanded to boost Australian services exports (Ministerial)

23 Apr 2018

Australia's services sector can better access the full potential of our Free Trade Agreements (FTAs), with a recent upgrade to the award-winning (FTA) Portal.

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100th trade seminar helping Australian businesses export (Ministerial)

20 Apr 2018

The Gold Coast is hosting the 100th Free Trade Agreement (FTA) information seminar today, three years after holding the very first seminar.

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More Chinese tourists to Australia (Ministerial)

18 Apr 2018

China has overtaken New Zealand to become Australia's largest inbound visitor market for the first time.

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Sprint to Landing Pads (Ministerial)

14 Apr 2018

Budding startups are invited to join Austrade’s Sprint to Landing Pads program, a primer for new enterprises seeking a place at the Turnbull Coalition Government’s five global Landing Pads.

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Putting Australia's cyber security on the global stage (Ministerial)

14 Apr 2018

A delegation of more than 60 cyber security industry leaders will put Australian expertise on the global stage in a visit to the United States that will build transnational partnerships to fight cyber ...

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Consortia opportunities for Australian SMEs (Ministerial)

9 Apr 2018

We are pleased to launch a report and toolkit on consortia opportunities and pathways for Australian small and medium enterprises (SMEs) delivering education and training services.

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Australian expertise for ASEAN's cities of the future (Ministerial)

18 Mar 2018

I am pleased to launch a new report highlighting some of the niche expertise that Australia’s building industry can offer the ASEAN region as it rapidly undergoes urbanisation.

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A new Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement (Ministerial)

8 Mar 2018

New export opportunities, that will drive Australian jobs, will be created with the signing of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP-11) tomorrow. The Agreemen ...

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Release of TPP-11 text (Ministerial)

26 Feb 2018

Australian farmers, businesses and all exporters can see the full benefits and breadth of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP-11) with the release of the tex ...

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Growing Australia’s shipbuilding industry (Ministerial)

16 Feb 2018

To grow Australia's shipbuilding industry and create new Australian jobs, the Turnbull Coalition Government today launches a report showcasing the talent and expertise of the Australian shipbuilding i ...

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Record two-way trade in 2016-17 (Ministerial)

29 Jan 2018

Strong growth in the services sector has bolstered and diversified Australia’s total trade in goods and services, which reached a new record high in 2016-17 of $735.5 billion.

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2018 Women in Export Scholarship – call for applications

22 Jan 2018

Calling all women who export! Austrade and Chief Executive Women (CEW) are looking for an outstanding female executive to send to Harvard Business School to study disruptive innovation this July.

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New Australian Accommodation Monitor for the tourism industry (Ministerial)

21 Dec 2017

The Turnbull Coalition Government will continue providing a national accommodation survey through the Australian Accommodation Monitor (AAM), a new arrangement with global data analytics provider STR.

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Anniversary of Korea-Australia Free Trade Agreement (Ministerial)

15 Dec 2017

Today marks the third anniversary of the Korea-Australia Free Trade Agreement (KAFTA), which entered into force on 12 December 2014.

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Digital trade breakthrough at MC11 (Ministerial)

15 Dec 2017

Australia has led an initiative at the 11th World Trade Organization (WTO) Ministerial Conference (MC11) on e-commerce.

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Australian Exporter of the Year (Ministerial)

6 Dec 2017

I am pleased to announce Ego Pharmaceuticals is the 2017 Australian Exporter of the Year. The dermatological products maker, which increased sales to China 179 per cent in 2016–2017, won the title las ...

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2017 Beryl Wilson Austrade Scholarship winner (Ministerial)

4 Dec 2017

I am pleased to announce Ms Ying Gao as the winner of the 2017 Beryl Wilson Austrade Scholarship for Women in International Business.

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