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Insight – Discover Latin America’s fastest-growing major economy

4 Oct 2018 Insights

Peru remains relatively unknown to most Australian exporters but all that will change when the Peru-Australia Free Trade Agreement (PAFTA) enters into force.

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Close to the bone: 3D printed implants

4 Oct 2018 Australia Unlimited feature

Visionary biomaterials and tissue engineer Hala Zreiqat has invented the world’s first 3D-printed porous synthetic bone that mimics bone mechanical strength and promotes new bone growth. But her dream ...

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Australia's International Business Survey 2018

4 Oct 2018 Economic analysis

Australia’s International Business Survey 2018 is the fifth in a series of studies of Australia's international business activity.

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Australia’s International Business Survey 2018: A profile of respondent businesses

4 Oct 2018 Economic analysis

AIBS 2018 is one of the largest and most detailed surveys of Australia’s internationally-active businesses. This latest survey captures the responses of 713 Australian companies (629 internationally a ...

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An introduction to Australia’s International Business Survey 2018

4 Oct 2018 Economic analysis

Today sees the release of the latest report in the Australia’s International Business Survey (AIBS) series. Supported by Austrade, the Export Finance and Insurance Corporation (Efic) and the Export Co ...

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MIP Education insight – Mid-year data review

2 Oct 2018 Education news

This report explores mid-year trends including: the largest and fastest growing markets, results by sector and insights from various Austrade posts on what is driving growth in emerging markets.

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Coca-Cola acquires Australian kombucha manufacturer

28 Sep 2018 Investor Update

Coca-Cola Company has acquired South Australia-based kombucha maker Organic & Raw Trading Co., maker of the MOJO brand, for an undisclosed sum.

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Transforming Australia’s economic partnership with India

27 Sep 2018 Latest from Austrade

Close to 600 participants attended a series of seminars across Australia in September to learn more about business opportunities in India and a new strategy to strengthen the India-Australia economic ...

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British company buys Australian dips manufacturer Yumi’s

26 Sep 2018 Investor Update

George Weston Foods (GWF) has acquired Australian dips manufacturer Yumi’s Quality Foods for an undisclosed amount from Anacacia Capital, Sydney-based private equity firm.

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A vote of confidence: Australia retains AAA rating

25 Sep 2018 Economic analysis

In September 2018, Standard & Poor’s (S&P) Global Ratings revised its outlook on the long-term ratings for Australia from negative to stable and reaffirmed its AAA sovereign credit rating.

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Delivering the goods

20 Sep 2018 Australia Unlimited feature

Using artificial intelligence to help online retailers deliver parcels quickly and efficiently, Sydney startup Premonition sees a bright future ahead.

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French engineering giant DORIS establishes Asia-Pacific HQ in Australia

18 Sep 2018 Investor Update

DORIS Engineering (DORIS), a global leader in providing upstream engineering services to the oil and gas industry, has opened an Asia-Pacific regional headquarters in Perth.

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SA ready to play host to world’s largest aviation forum (Ministerial)

18 Sep 2018 Media releases

The world’s largest aviation forum will head to Australia next year with Adelaide set to host the 25th annual World Aviation Routes conference. Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Simon Birming ...

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UK fintech ‘unicorn’ establishes Australian office to access Asian markets

17 Sep 2018 Investor Update

Ebury, a billion-dollar British fintech company specialising in international payments, foreign exchange and import lending facilities, has opened an office in Sydney to expand into Asian markets.

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US pharma giant teams up with University of Western Australia on cancer therapies

14 Sep 2018 Investor Update

UWA and Merck Sharp & Dohme partner on immunotherapy treatments

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China education events calendar 2018-19

14 Sep 2018 Education news

Austrade has compiled a China Education Events Calendar as a guide for Australian education providers to plan their marketing and recruitment activities in China. The calendar covers key Australia-rel ...

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Introducing Austrade’s international education team in the Americas

14 Sep 2018 Education news

Following the announcement of the onshore international education matrix team, this article introduces the team in the Americas. The Americas team covers Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Me ...

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Australian Technology Company Taps into Global Success

13 Sep 2018 Success storiesFTA Case studies

Russell Mineral Equipment (RME) has been exporting its minerals processing products and services to the world for more than 30 years. Thanks to Australia’s Free Trade Agreements with China, Japan, Kor ...

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2017-18 GDP growth rate of 2.9% confirms the resilience of our economy

12 Sep 2018 Economic analysis

Following a 2.1% increase in 2016-17, Australia’s real GDP grew by 2.9% in 2017-18, according to the latest national accounts figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics.

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Australian Medtech Companies Seizing Opportunities at the Texas Medical Center

12 Sep 2018 Latest from Austrade

Get the inside running on the US market and apply for the next Texas Medical Center Accelerator Program (TMCx). Applications are open until 21 October and successful applicants will travel to Houston ...

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