Queensland Profile

Market access


Free trade agreements with key trading partners, proximity to global markets, and business-friendly time-zone



World’s largest exporter of seaborne metallurgical coal

Trusted suppliers

Trusted suppliers

Queensland is globally renowned for supplying overseas markets with world class solutions, unrivaled expertise and high quality products across major industries

Clean and green

Clean and green

Queensland is Asia's gourmet food bowl - Clean, green environment free from serious animal and plant pests due to regulations

State exports


Queensland’s total overseas merchandise exports were valued at $45 billion (2013-14)

Shannon Willoughby and Rhys Pirie with Prof Michael Rosemann, Honorary Consul of Germany

Queensland start-up delegates at California Life Sciences Institute

Aerial view of Townsville CBD and port

Trisco Foods receiving Exporter of the Year Award from the Premier