Get started with exporting

Exporting can be a profitable way to expand your business, spread your risks and reduce your dependence on the local market.

It can also be complex and confusing. There is a lot to navigate and many factors you need to consider. One small step in the wrong direction can lead to significant legal issues and financial loss.

This is why we have developed our Export Guide. It gives you the tools, processes and information you need to get your business export ready.

You'll be guided through each step of setting up your business for exporting success.

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Learn how to:

  • Check your market access
  • Develop your export strategy
  • Find export markets and buyers
  • Meet legal and regulatory requirements
  • Ship your product

Landing Pads

We provide specialised support for Australian technology companies seeking to grow internationally. You can get support to validate your market entry plans; or advice and connections as you scale into global markets.

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Export grants

Austrade's Export Market Development Grants (EMDG) program helps Australian businesses grow their exports in international markets. These grants encourage small to medium enterprises to market and promote their goods and services globally.

 Find out more about EMDG

FTA Portal expanded to boost Australian services exports

Australia's service 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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