A new free trade agreement between Peru and Australia is set to benefit Australia’s wine and sugar exporters.  Benefits to wine industry   The Winemakers Federation of Australia have welcomed the agreement...

Free trade agreements (FTAs) secured by Australia with China, Japan and South Korea in 2014 and 2015 are benefiting Australian fruit and vegetable producers according to new data analysed and published...

Try as they might, Australia’s fast food outlets have not been retaining their visitation rates. According to Roy Morgan, between 2012 and 2016, the proportion of Australians visiting McDonalds at least...

Wine exports to China have increased by over 50 per cent since the start of the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement (ChAFTA) one year ago says the Winemakers’ Federation of Australia. According to the...

Australian farmers are worried that the overtly hostile rhetoric of American President-elect Trump toward imports might close their second most-important market. The US currently takes 11 per cent of Australia’s...

A growing urban middle-class with increased disposable income and changing consumption patterns is creating new opportunities for Australian exporters in Vietnam, particularly in food and beverages.   Vietnam...

The Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) is asking the Federal Government to increase investment tax breaks for Australian food manufacturers despite international trade, employment and productivity...

Taxpayers and growers are led up a garden path The Fresh Produce Safety Centre (FPSC), which is an organisation established with government and industry support in 2013, has announced the winning tender...

Dairy and meat industry boost from new China FTA deal A new Free Trade Agreement (FTA) has been finalised between Australia and China, with the Australian dairy and meat industries expected to benefit. Australian...

Wine exports set to grow in Japan after free trade agreement The signing of a Japan Australia Economic Partnership Agreement (JAEPA) by Prime Ministers Shinzo Abe and Tony Abbott “opens the door for...