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Department of State Growth

Export market overview

To be successful in market, Tasmanian exporters must be responsive to the world activities impacting exporting markets. These include:

  • weaknesses in traditional markets
  • the strengthening of the Australian dollar
  • the growth of the knowledge economy
  • the increasing demand for high-value services
  • continuous changes driven by technological advances
  • shifting consumer preferences
  • increasing affluence in previously commodity buying countries
  • liberalisation of markets
  • the increasing importance of reductions in the supply chain.

The Department of State Growth has developed a variety of programs and can provide resource assistance to assist you and your business to become an exporter

Other resources of information on export markets can be found on these sites.

Useful links

Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)
Australian Customs Service
Australian Customs Service - Information for Exporters
Australian Institute of Export
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
e-business for Australian exporters
Free Trade Agreements
India Trade Promotion Organisation
International Enterprise Singapore
Japanese External Trade Organisation (JETRO) Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA)
New Zealand Trade and Enterprise
Strategis - Industry Canada Utsav Australia Women in Global Business