Digital adoption is fuelling Pacific export growth, and new data from our third export survey shows export confidence remains high.
Reframing Pacific Exports
For a second year, PTI Australia has hosted a Pacific delegation at Sydney’s International Jewellery Fair to shine a spotlight on the Pacific’s unique aesthetic and the high-end jewellers working in the Pacific Islands.
On trend - the importance of sustainable homewares
Building a pathway for the Pacific Islands’ informal ‘artistic’ economies and the artisans behind them into a viable export-ready product isn’t easy, when Vogue Living sit’s down for a chat you know you are on the right track.
Australia’s Foreign Policy White Paper: What does it mean for the Pacific Islands?
Australia’s commitment to working with the Pacific Islands is reflected in the white paper, vowing to work with the region to support economic growth and governance, and identify the security, stability and the maintenance of Australia’s status as an important partner and actor in the Indo-Pacific region.
TripAdvisor joins forces with Pacific Trade Invest Australia’s Digital Tourism program
To further enhance Pacific Trade Invest (PTI) Australia’s digital tourism program, TripAdvisor, the world’s largest online travel site, is adding further value to the workshops by equipping local operators with social media marketing skills and knowledge, as well as educating participants on the importance of customer referrals.
Partnership with Pacific RISE strengthens impact for social enterprises in the Pacific
Pacific RISE and Pacific Trade Invest (PTI) Australia have formalised their partnership to strengthen their reach and impact in the Pacific Islands. ‘While philanthropy and grants have historically been a significant part of capital flow in the Pacific, opportunities for investing with a social impact are largely untapped. The Pacific is fertile ground for innovative ideas,’ Caleb Jarvis, Trade & Investment Commissioner, PTI Australia.
Pacific Island seafood companies to pitch at the Fish 2.0 Innovation Forum in the USA
Three Pacific Island sustainable seafood businesses have been announced as finalists in the Fish 2.0 2017 competition and will travel to Stanford University, USA to pitch to investors in November.
The Considered collection – Opening the door to artisans from the Pacific Islands
Pacific Trade Invest Australia has partnered with Real Impact to revolutionise how the artisan skills of the Pacific Islands is brought into the Australian market. Launched in Melbourne, the Considered by Real collection pilot was met with great success.