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Insight – New opportunities for edible tallow exports to Mexico

26 Oct 2021 Mexico

Australia can now export edible tallow to Mexico, without needing to pay tariffs.

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Insight – Cracking the shell: Australian western rock lobsters ready to roll into Thailand

26 Oct 2021 Thailand

Australia can start exporting western rock lobsters to Thailand after the two countries finalised a new health certificate.

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Insight – A report card on the Australian tourism industry in 2020–21

29 Sep 2021 Tourism

The latest Tourism Research Australia data reveals the five features that defined Australian tourism in 2020–21.

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Insight – Greener on the other side: Thailand’s bio-circular and green economy

29 Sep 2021 Thailand

Thailand is looking to green industries and a bio-circular economy to lead its recovery from COVID-19.

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Insight – New rules bring changes to live streaming in China

27 Sep 2021 China

China has released new draft regulations (Chinese language only) on e-commerce, with a focus on live streaming. The regulations aim to create a stricter environment for how brands, platforms and agent ...

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Insight – Argentina introduces quota limits on beef exports

23 Sep 2021 Argentina

Argentina has introduced quota limits on beef exports until 31 August 2021, with a possible extension to 31 December 2021.

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Insight – E-commerce in Southeast Asia: 5 factors for Australian exporters to consider

13 Sep 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has pushed consumers into buying an ever widening range of products online.

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Insight – Malaysia’s growing halal manufacturing sector offers export opportunities

9 Sep 2021 Malaysia

Malaysia’s growing halal manufacturing sector offers opportunities for Australian exporters.

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Insight – Urgent actions to protect Australia against khapra beetle

7 Sep 2021

Khapra beetle is a serious, highly invasive insect that is not present in Australia. It poses a major threat to Australia’s primary production, biosecurity, and environment. Khapra beetle is a pest of ...

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Growing interest in plant-based protein products in Malaysia create export potential

31 Aug 2021 Malaysia

Modern dietary trends are creating fresh demand for plant-based protein. Vegetarianism has deep cultural roots in Malaysia. However, younger generations are also developing a flexitarian approach to f ...

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Insight – Growth opportunities in the Chilean infant food market

24 Aug 2021 Chile

The infant food market in Chile is growing rapidly, creating opportunities for Australian exporters.

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Insight – Japan’s Green Food System Strategy

24 Aug 2021

On 12 May 2021, Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) finalised the Green Food System Strategy (the Strategy).

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Insight – Brands tap into Chinese culture for e-commerce success

23 Aug 2021 China

Cultural heritage is becoming a bigger driver in the Chinese market. Consumers are showing more national pride in their own heritage and stories. Brands that engage with these pieces of culture are re ...

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Insight – New EU Code of Conduct has implications for Australian exporters

23 Aug 2021

On 5 July 2021, the European Commission implemented the European Union (EU) Code of Conduct for Responsible Food Business and Marketing Practices (the Code).

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Insight – The limited impact of the European Union’s Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism on Australian agriculture

12 Aug 2021

The European Commission has presented its ‘Fit for 55’ package. The package aims to meet the European Union (EU) target to reduce net greenhouse gas emissions by at least 55% on 1990 levels by 2030. T ...

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Insight – Australia can help Malaysia develop its senior living sector

10 Aug 2021 Malaysia

Australia can play a significant role in helping Malaysia prepare for the needs of its ageing population. Austrade has identified an immediate need for solutions and services providers, consultants an ...

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Insight – E-commerce and live streaming remain strong in China

6 Aug 2021 China

China’s second-biggest shopping festival of the year, 618, took place on 18 June. The e-commerce event produced sales records and surprising figures.

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Insight – EU ruling opens up marketing opportunities for Australian plant-based food exporters

28 Jul 2021

Australian plant-based food exporters have more flexibility to market their products after the European Commission withdrew a key amendment.

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Insight – Navigating the Halal market in Malaysia

23 Jul 2021 Malaysia

Malaysia’s population of 16 million Muslims is driving demand for Halal products. Its proximity to Muslim markets such as Indonesia and the Middle East also offers strong export opportunities.

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Insight – Korean battery manufacturers’ rapid growth presents opportunities for Australian critical minerals

22 Jul 2021 Korea, Rep (South Korea)

Korean battery manufacturers are seeking strategic partnerships with Australian miners as they look to secure stable supplies of critical minerals such as cobalt, lithium, nickel and manganese.

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