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Three ways to increase ASEAN-Australia collaboration in agri-food supply chain logistics

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The latest news and updates in Australian food & agribusiness, including foreign investment, competition and consumer law.

Three ways to increase ASEAN-Australia collaboration in agri-food supply chain logistics

Australia and the ASEAN region are natural partners for cooperation on agriculture and food production, trade and investment.

22 May 2018
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A postcard from Beef Australia 2018 (Beef Week)

Key themes from this year’s Beef Week include emerging opportunities regarding trade and investment, branding and the importance this plays in the supply chain and more...

15 May 2018
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Postcard from AgTech Summit

There has been a significant amount of buzz around agricultural technology – AgTech – with incubators and accelerator programs popping up across Australia.

21 March 2018
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Helping Australia’s Agribusinesses adapt to changes to Australia’s foreign bribery laws

New legislation may make Australian companies liable for bribery of foreign public officials undertaken anywhere in the world.

21 February 2018
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New requirement for foreign purchases of agricultural land

On 1 February the Treasurer announced tightened policy requirements for foreign investors seeking FIRB approval to acquire agricultural land.

02 February 2018
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AgriThinking: With a new Federal Agriculture Minister, what can we expect in 2018?

What can we expect from the Australian Government in 2018 when it comes to agricultural trade, investment and finance?

30 January 2018
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A postcard from the AFGC Leadership Forum 2017 – Asia, health and energy on the menu

Three key themes dominated the Australian Food & Grocery Council Forum: the sector’s role in health, the wider relevance of Asia and the energy crisis.

02 November 2017
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Common issues in Australian agricultural sale and leaseback transactions

Sale and leaseback deals are an attractive way for institutional investors to obtain exposure to the agricultural sector but there are common issues that need to be carefully...

27 September 2017
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Reef n’ beefed-up regulations proposed in Queensland

The Qld Government released the Consultation Regulatory Impact Statement for broadening and enhancing reef protection regulations to improve water quality protections for the Great Barrier Reef.

20 September 2017
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Agribusiness co-operatives – time to shine?

What is a co-operative, what are the distinguishing features on an Australian co-operative, and what are their advantagaes and disadvantages?

26 July 2017
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Modern slavery risks in Australian agribusiness

Modern slavery is a key agenda item for the Australian Government and supply chain monitoring and reporting requirements are gaining traction as a preferred method of top-down anti-slavery...

15 June 2017
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Australian Federal Budget 2017-18: Agribusiness highlights

In a boost for the agricultural sector, the recent Australian Federal Budget contained a number of key initiatives for agribusiness and food organisations.

29 May 2017
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