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Insight - Demand for METS rises in Turkey as precious metals mining sector grows

24 Feb 2021 Mining equipment Turkey

The decision to increase mining investment via the TWF creates new opportunities. Austrade has identified the potential for Australian METS companies in feasibility studies, project management, engine ...

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Insight - New rules for barley imports create fresh opportunities in Saudi Arabia

4 Feb 2021 Saudi Arabia

The Saudi barley market is being liberalised and this will open barley purchasing to more exporters. Instead of a single, state-related purchasing organisation, imports will purchased by 10–15 private ...

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Insight - Fresh opportunities as electric vehicles power up in India

29 Jan 2021 India

The Indian Government wants to accelerate the introduction of electric vehicles (EVs) as part of its clean energy policy.

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Insight - Transformation of Poland’s coal mining sector presents opportunities for Australian METS

14 Dec 2020

Australian METS organisations can offer solutions to assist the Polish coal sector, as it undertakes extensive modernisation.

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Insight - New survey to unearth fresh mining prospects in Saudi Arabia

10 Dec 2020 Saudi Arabia

A major, six-year geological survey program hopes to generate fresh data on mineral deposits in a vast area of western Saudi Arabia, according to Austrade sources in the capital, Riyadh.

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Insight - Indian Railways to offer 109 routes to private sector: an opportunity for Australian rail expertise and finance

12 Oct 2020 Infrastructure India

In a first for Indian Railways (IR), the government intends to allow private enterprises to create and operate new, premium passenger services on the country’s rail network. This creates partnership o ...

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Insight - LNG infrastructure in India

14 Sep 2020 Infrastructure India

Since 2011, India has been the world's fourth largest importer of LNG , due to an increase in domestic consumption and a decline in domestic production.

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Insight - E-commerce and wellness trends spark new opportunities in South Asia

2 Sep 2020 Bangladesh India Sri Lanka

India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka have fast-evolving retail ecosystems and strong trade relationships with Australia. Even during COVID-19 lockdowns, these economies remain strong importers of Australia ...

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Insight - Producers use live streaming to connect with Chinese consumers

10 Aug 2020 China

The online digital economy in China is already one of the most developed in the world, with a staggering 854 million internet users.

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Insight - Fast-track approvals in China’s drugs market to unlock pharma prospects

30 Jul 2020 Health and Medical China

China’s pharmaceutical market is expected to be worth over US$160 billion by 2023, which is around 30 per cent of the total global market – according to market research firm Daxue.

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Insight - Fresh Prospects in Indian Mining: Mine Development & Operations

4 May 2020 India

Recent changes in the Indian Government’s approach to mining has opened up opportunities for private sector involvement in the sector, including international METS firms.

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Insight - Strong partnership ensures beef supply to China during COVID-19

20 Apr 2020 Agribusiness China

A strong and trusted partnership between a Wuhan based distributor of Australian beef and their Australian supplier ensured shipments continued during the worst of the pandemic crisis.

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Insight – New routes to market for Australian brands in Sri Lanka and Bangladesh

17 Apr 2020 Bangladesh India

With e-commerce accelerating in cities across India, it’s easy to miss how consumer behaviour is changing right across the South Asia region.

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Insight – The emerging Indian retail landscape

15 Apr 2020 India

As many Australian clients know, India announced a 21-day lockdown across the entire country, commencing on March 24. At this point, this is the largest lockdown in the world affecting more than a bil ...

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Insight - Korean consumers anticipating arrival of new season Australian table grapes

17 Mar 2020 Korea, Rep (South Korea)

Australian table grape exports to Korea have continuously increased year on year, with a three-fold increase each year from 162 tonnes in 2017; 776 tons in 2018 and 3,224 tons in 2019.

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Insight – From good to Greater: Why Australian F&B exporters should consider Taiwan as part of a holistic strategy

23 Jan 2020 Taiwan

While the China market has been a miracle for Australian food exporters, the data belies many of the operating challenges individual Australian firms face.

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Insight – Japanese defence market seeks international collaborators

20 Jan 2020 Japan

Like many countries, Japan is undertaking a significant renewal and upgrade of its defence and security capabilities. The Japanese Government is spending just under A$370 billion on defence up until e ...

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Insight – Uncorking the growing wine market in India

18 Dec 2019 Wine India

In a country with a population of 1.3 billion and where around 700 million people are above the legal drinking age – a number growing by 19 million a year – India is a market with many opportunities f ...

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