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Insight - Sri Lanka’s rule changes mean fresh opportunities for grain, pulse and oilseed exporters

8 Jun 2021

Sri Lanka’s National Plant Quarantine Service approved in-transit phosphine fumigation treatment for Australian grains, pulses and oil seeds in May 2021. The new biosecurity agreement between Australi ...

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Insight - Smart warehousing catches on as India’s logistics sector takes off

8 Jun 2021

India’s A$278 billion logistics industry is changing fast. The Government is liberalising a number of industry sectors. Road and rail networks are being upgraded. Freight corridors are being built. Su ...

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Insight - How to succeed in India’s METS sector

13 Apr 2021 Mining equipment India

In December 2020, India’s Government released its new Australia Economic Strategy. This identified Australian METS as a valuable partner in the ongoing liberalisation of India’s mining sector. With 1, ...

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Insight - COVID-19 spurs plant-based protein market in China

16 Mar 2021 China

China’s plant-based protein market is growing strongly. According to Austrade advisors in China, the COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the adoption of plant-based proteins among consumers.

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Insight - Saudi Arabia’s digital revolution sparks openings for Australian tech

16 Mar 2021 ICT Saudi Arabia

The landscape for digital technology in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) is evolving fast. The Saudi Government has long recognised the need to pivot from an oil-based economy to a diversified econom ...

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Insight - Green shift in US to boost Australian critical minerals

2 Mar 2021 United States of America

New, ‘green economy’ initiatives from the Biden Administration will trigger aggressive plans for renewable energy development, smart grids and a large electric vehicle (EV) industry. The renewables se ...

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Insight - Australia: A reliable supplier of critical minerals

26 Feb 2021

The demand for critical minerals from industries such as aerospace, agtech, automotive (particularly electric vehicles), defence, renewable energy and telecommunications is skyrocketing.

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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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