NSW Export Capability Program Workshop Newcastle

Date: 03-Dec-2018



 3 December 2018 10.30am - 1.00pm 


The NSW Trade and Investment branch at the NSW Department of Industry


Austrade, PKF Lawyers, 755 Hunter Street, Newcastle




The NSW Government invites you to an USA market focussed exporting workshop in Newcastle. This workshop aims to help exporters looking for the next opportunity.

The US is one of Australia’s most important trade and investment partners: the largest foreign investor in Australia, Australia’s largest foreign investment destination, and the fourth largest destination for Australian exports (2016).The US is a leading engine of innovation and a critical research and development (R&D) partner for Australian businesses and institutions. 

The US market’s world leading consumer demand is an attractive opportunity for Australian exporters, but is highly competitive and diverse. Australia enjoys considerable market access advantages under the Australia-United States Free Trade Agreement (AUSFTA). Opportunities are in advanced materials manufacturing, Agribusiness , Cyber security, Digital technology , Edtech, Fintech, Medtech, Renewable energy, Resources and energy, METS.

The workshop will cover:

  • Welcome by the NSW Government

  • How to do business, market opportunities, including a quick Political update

  • Export top tips

  • Australia-USA Free Trade Agreement

  • Freight forwarding

  • Grants and funding programs (EMDG and EFIC)

  • Austrade Landing pad program

  • Q&A 

Who should attend?

  • New and aspiring exporters

  • Existing exporters looking for the next opportunity and new markets

To register, go here