Join our 2017 Trade Mission to Australia. The five-day mission will focus on Sydney and Melbourne. This is a multi-sectoral mission, so if you’re interested in exporting to this region apply below to find out if your company is eligible.
Applications have closed.
We will update this page shortly with details of the companies attending.
With a strong economy, remarkably positive performance and close ties to Asia, Australia is a vibrant export option for companies with suitable products and appropriate resources to commit to the market. Our common heritage in terms of language, business culture and colonial ties, make Australia an attractive markets for Northern Ireland companies.
Australia is the fifth largest economy in the Asia-Pacific region, and the 13th largest economy in the world. It has had 25 years of uninterrupted economic growth. Australia’s GDP per capita at current exchange rates make its citizens among the world’s top 5 wealthiest.
Our expert Trade Team in Belfast will be on-hand with advice and guidance to help prepare for the mission. We also have trade advisors located in Australia who can provide tailored market research and arrange individual appointments for your company. The cost of this service is heavily subsidised by Invest NI and is £125 + Vat per day (One centre – Up to a maximum of 5 consultancy days, Cost to company £500 (excl. VAT) (Two centre - Up to a maximum of 10 consultancy days, Cost to company £750 (excl. VAT)
* Contribution towards airfares and accommodation is for one participant per company only
Companies who have exceeded their De Minimis aid limit will be unable to claim assistance towards travel, accommodation and in-market support for this mission. The maximum De Minimis aid any single recipient can receive is €200,000 (cash grant equivalent) over a 3 year fiscal period.
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