From the strategic port and service centre of Singapore to the manufacturing hubs of Thailand and Vietnam, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) region is one of the world’s exciting regions. And with its mounting domestic demand and young population, it will continue to one of the fastest growing.

Queensland and South East Asia

Queensland enjoys a strong export and two-way trading relationship with South East Asia– Vietnam is our fifth largest goods export market – which is unsurprising given our proximity and close cultural ties. 
Investment is also strong, with Singapore, especially, being one Australia’s largest sources of direct foreign investment.

The ASEAN–Australia–New Zealand (AANZFTA) delivers extensive tariff reduction and greater certainty for Queensland services suppliers. 

Other agreements supporting Queensland business are:

South East Asia opportunities

  • Food and agribusiness
  • Resources
  • Mining and METS
  • Water management services
  • Healthcare
  • Education and training

  • Processed food products
  • Consumer goods
  • Aviation and aerospace
  • ICT and digital services
  • Transport infrastructure

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