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6 Feb 2019
Australia recorded a $22.2 billion trade surplus in 2018, which is the highest ever for a calendar year. Australia’s two-way trade in goods and services also hit a record high of $854 billion in 2018. ...
5 Feb 2019 China Tourism
The Liberal-National Government has today announced $11 million in funding to attract more Chinese tour group tourists to Australia.
29 Jan 2019
Australian efforts have ignited negotiations with 75 other members of the World Trade Organization (WTO), representing over 90 per cent of global trade, on the development of new international rules i ...
25 Jan 2019
Creative agency Clemenger BBDO Sydney has been selected to lead the development of Australia’s nation brand following the conclusion of a competitive global open tender process.
19 Jan 2019 United KingdomBelgiumSwitzerlandUnited Arab EmiratesUnited States of America
I will visit the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, Belgium, Switzerland and the United States from 19 to 26 January to pursue Australia’s economic and trade interests with government leaders, ...
19 Jan 2019 United Kingdom
Australia and the United Kingdom have signed a new bilateral Wine Agreement and Mutual Recognition Agreement overnight in London, which will help ensure the continued flow of trade post-Brexit.
14 Jan 2019
Kakadu National Park is set for a $216 million upgrade designed to lure more visitors to the iconic Australian landmark and drive more investment and jobs in the Territory.
3 Jan 2019
Earthworks will now commence on a lithium processing plant in Western Australia that will create hundreds of extra jobs and provide benefits to thousands of local businesses.
3 Jan 2019 ChinaKorea, Rep (South Korea)
Australian farmers and businesses will continue to reap the benefits of Australia’s free trade agreements with further tariff cuts set to boost Australia’s competitive advantage in two of our major ex ...
30 Dec 2018 VietnamBruneiMalaysiaSingaporeJapanCanadaChilePeruMexico
Australian farmers, businesses and investors will now benefit from new trade and investment opportunities with the Trans- Pacific Partnership (TPP-11) Agreement starting today.
20 Dec 2018
Minster for Trade, Tourism and Investment Simon Birmingham said Cairns had won the rights to host the 13th Congress of International Society for Plant Molecular Biology in 2021. The $12 million Busine ...
7 Dec 2018
A new strategy commissioned by the Australian Government, will help to maximise Australia's potential as a world powerhouse in lithium-ion battery manufacturing.
Minister for Trade, Tourism and Inve ...
The Liberal-National Government has today launched a new Action Plan to help Australian farmers and businesses tackle trade barriers, helping them get their goods into overseas markets faster, with gr ...
4 Dec 2018
The Government has ramped-up its support to Australian companies doing business overseas, launching its new Economic and Commercial Diplomacy Agenda.
28 Nov 2018
Congratulations to Aspen Medical and SEAPA who have been awarded the prestigious Australian Exporter of the Year award. Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Simon Birmingham announced the 2018 A ...
26 Nov 2018
The Liberal-National Government has welcomed new data showing Australia's services exports reached a record $88.0 billion in 2017-18.
Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Simon Birmingham welco ...
21 Nov 2018
Today the Joint Standing Committee on Treaties (JSCOT) released its second report into the Peru-Australia Free Trade Agreement (PAFTA). PAFTA has significant benefits for Australian farmers and busine ...
8 Nov 2018
Eleven major commercial agreements between Australian and Chinese companies worth almost $15 billion over the next five years have been signed today, reflecting the high level of commitment of the Aus ...
The Liberal-National Government through Tourism Australia and China Eastern Airlines, have signed a new Memorandum of Understanding aimed at further growing travel between Australia and China.
5 Nov 2018 China
Austrade CEO, Dr Stephanie Fahey, today launched a new digital platform designed to support Australian businesses engaging with China.