Vanuatu's Azure Pure Water has announced a breakthrough export deal with Carnival Australia. This is the largest bottled water export agreement in the history of Vanuatu, seeing the equivalent of a 40-foot container loaded on the Pacific Jewel and Pacific Dawn each berthing.
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.
Impact investment in action
In April 2017, Vanuatu coffee producer Tanna Coffee announced it had secured an A$656,000 impact investment – a milestone deal for Vanuatu and the Pacific Islands. One year on, we take a closer look to understand how the investment came about and the impact it has made so far.
Understanding Australia’s biosecurity
Biosecurity plays a critical role in ensuring Australia remains free of the most severe pests and diseases that could adversely affect Australia’s agricultural and tourism industries. For Pacific Island businesses looking to export to Australia, however, the rules and regulations can be daunting