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14 Jun 2017 Solomon IslandsKiribatiNauruCook IslandsNiueSamoaTongaTuvalu
The Turnbull Government has delivered another trade agreement that will help drive economic growth and raise living standards in our region.
8 Jun 2017
The international campaign to bring tourists back to Queensland following Cyclone Debbie has begun.
7 Jun 2017
International tourists are staying longer and spending more when they visit Australia. And they are venturing out of the capital cities with record growth in regional Australia.
6 Jun 2017
I am pleased to announce Dr Noelle Sunstrom as the winner of the inaugural Women in Export Scholarship.
The value of Australian exports surged to a new record level in the March quarter, reinforcing the value of the Turnbull Government’s continued commitment to open trade and investment.
26 May 2017
The success of Australia’s exporters will be celebrated through the 55th Australian Export Awards program, which opens today.
26 May 2017 Peru
Today I announce the launch of the Peru-Australia Free Trade Agreement (PAFTA) negotiations with Peru’s Minister for Foreign Trade and Tourism, Eduardo Ferreyros.
16 May 2017 Hong Kong
Today I announce the launch of the Australia-Hong Kong Free Trade Agreement (A-HKFTA) negotiations with my counterpart, Mr Gregory So Kam-leung, Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development.
9 May 2017 Tourism
The Turnbull Government has chosen to grow the economy to secure more and better paying jobs in trade and tourism through free trade agreements and business tax cuts.
7 May 2017 United States of America
Today I release a landmark report, which sheds light on the significant impact Australian investors are making in the United States. The report, by the Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Aust ...
2 May 2017 MyanmarCambodiaLaosThailandVietnamBruneiIndonesiaMalaysiaPhilippinesSingaporeChinaJapanKorea, Rep (South Korea)United States of AmericaChile
I am pleased to announce the expansion of the Government’s FTA Portal, further delivering on our election commitment to assist Australian businesses take advantage of the opportunities provided by our ...
21 Apr 2017
A ground-breaking delegation of Australian aged-care training providers to China will visit Beijing, Chengdu and Shanghai from 24–28 April to gain a deeper understanding of the needs of China’s 222 mi ...
17 Apr 2017 Japan
I am leading a business delegation to Japan to support the creation of new export opportunities for Australian businesses, which will help generate more Australian jobs.
12 Apr 2017
The Coalition continues supporting small businesses around Australia to tap into surging export markets, with another round of Free Trade Agreement Training Provider Grants announced today.
5 Apr 2017 Vietnam
Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, the Hon Keith Pitt MP, says new direct flights between Australia and Vietnam will boost tourism and business opportunities in both countries.
4 Apr 2017 Korea, Rep (South Korea)
Twenty of Korea’s top asset management CEOs will visit Sydney this week to explore opportunities in the Australian asset management industry.
3 Apr 2017 Vietnam
Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Keith Pitt will visit Vietnam this week to promote commercial ties with one of the fastest-growing economies in Southeast Asia.
3 Apr 2017 ChinaJapanKorea, Rep (South Korea)
Australian exports are booming under the trade agreements the Coalition concluded with Japan, China and Korea.
3 Apr 2017 Japan
Tariffs under the Japan-Australia Economic Partnership Agreement (JAEPA) have been cut for the fourth time. JAEPA has eliminated tariffs on more than 3,400 Australian product lines since it entered in ...
29 Mar 2017
Spending by international and domestic visitors grew by $5.6 billion last year, with spending by Australian and international tourists exceeding $100 billion for the first time.