$13 MILLION PACKAGE TO BOOST REGIONAL EXPORTS

This content was produced by the Export Council of Australia on the 16th June 2020. You can read the full article here: $13 Million package to boost regional exports. $13 MILLION PACKAGE TO BOOST REGIONAL EXPORTS NSW small and medium exporters will benefit from almost $13 million in support programs aimed at creating jobs and supporting the regions, […]

NSW Government backs exporters to go global

This article was released by the Export Council of Australia on 22nd August 2020. Small and medium-sized businesses and regional communities across the State are set to benefit from a coordinated NSW Government push to showcase local products and develop global export sales. Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional NSW, Industry and Trade John Barilaro […]

Evaluating country of origin labelling for food

This release was produced by the Australian Government Business Department on 31 July 2020. Have your say on the discussion paper. We’re evaluating country origin labelling for food and seeking your input to know how effective the new labels have been. The review aims to: -improve consumer access to origin information for food -clarify what […]

LET’S WORK TOGETHER

This content was produced by the Export Council of Australia on the 16th June 2020. You can read the full article here: Global Trade Updates – Let’s Work Together. LET’S WORK TOGETHER The 127th China Import and Export Fair, popularly known as Canton Fair, kicked off online Monday, a first for the decades-old trade fair, in […]

IT TOOK A LOT OF BOTTLE, BUT MATT’S CRACKED THE PERFECT BUSINESS MODEL

This article appeared on The Riot ACT, May 2020 It’s almost a year since Matt Farrah launched his disruptor liquor retail model on an unsuspecting Canberra public and things are looking sweeter than a vintage port. Conceived on a commitment to shake up a “broken” model that saw small producers of wine, beer and spirits […]

NEW CANBERRA REGION PRODUCERS’ ALLIANCE AIMS TO CRACK EXPORT MARKETS

This article appeared in The Canberra Times, May 2020 A new industry group will look to introduce smaller producers from the Canberra region to growing Asian export markets that have been difficult to break into after receiving federal government support. The Canberra Region Export Alliance, formed by the not-for-profit Agribusiness Regional Development Association, will offer producers, including […]

International Air Freight Support

This advice appears on the Department of Agriculture, Water and Environment website. The International Freight Assistance Mechanism (IFAM) is helping keep international freight routes and flights operating. On 3 July, the Australian Government committed $241.9 million(External link) to continue the support until the end of the year. See the IFAM webpage(External link) for more details on the: IFAM Freight […]

THE CREATIVE COUNTRY – UNLOCKING REGIONAL NSW’S POTENTIAL THROUGH CREATIVITY

Regional NSW’s business community has huge potential. And if there is one way to unlock this potential, it’s by thinking outside the box with a fresh and creative approach. This is the conclusion I have come to after attending a couple of regional business events this month. ‘Creativity is the last remaining point of competitor advantage,’ […]

TOP TIPS FOR BRANDING YOUR EXPORTS TO CHINA

If you’re looking to take advantage of the recent Free-Trade Agreement with China, to grow your business in a new market, there are a few things you should consider. One of the biggest concerns is naming your products or your overall business brand. Chinese language and culture is very different to Australia. As Sophia Yan […]

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