60 Seconds with a PIT Member – Sophie Marshall

Sophie Marshall – Trade Advisor, Trade Commission of Chile in Australia How long have you worked in International Trade & Investment? In July 2018, I will have worked as a Trade Advisor for the Trade Commission of Chile – ProChile for two years. How did you get into the sector? Returning from university exchange in Colombia, I … More 60 Seconds with a PIT Member – Sophie Marshall

60 Seconds with a PIT Member – Fernando Alves

Fernando Alves, Head of Industry Department for Australia, NZ & PNG, Business France  How long have you worked in International Trade & Investment? In July 2018, I will have worked in International Trade & Investment for a year. I previously worked in the private sector, within Economic Advisory and Public Policy. Question 2: How did … More 60 Seconds with a PIT Member – Fernando Alves

Tourism spending soars above $40 Billion

The record run for Australian tourism rolls on with spending by international visitors reaching a new high of $41.3 billion for the year ending December 2017. This is an increase of six percent on the previous year and represents an additional $2.2 billion to the Australian economy – helping create and support Australian jobs. Almost … More Tourism spending soars above $40 Billion

Confidence rises for Aussie exporters

Rising confidence among Australia’s exporters is expected to grow trade and create new jobs this year. A survey of Australia’s small to medium exporters reveals confidence is 10 percentage points higher compared to this time last year. The Exporter Sentiment Index, released today, shows strong confidence among Australian SME exporters with five of the six … More Confidence rises for Aussie exporters