Apply by March 30th for the Australia Consumer Products Trade Mission

Australia is a burgeoning market for Oregon consumer products including apparel, accessories, knives/tools, musical instruments, gifts, jewelry, food and beverages.

To capitalize and explore these opportunities in Australia, Prosper Portland has partnered with Business Oregon, Travel Oregon, the US Commercial Service and Oregon Department of Agriculture to lead a Consumer Products Trade Mission to Australia this September.

For this trade mission, Prosper Portland is seeking 5 apparel, footwear, bags/accessories and other non-food consumer goods companies. The selected companies will have an opportunity to attend pre-arranged 1:1 B2B meetings in Sydney as well as exhibit at a product showcase/media event.

Trade mission participants will be selected based on the market viability of their products. Export Promotion Program grants from Business Oregon are available to qualifying companies for partial reimbursement of the costs of the mission.

What products are hot in Australia?

  • Online retailers
  • Leisure/sporting brands
  • Fashion apparel
  • Luxury brands
  • Resort collection wear

Why do business in Australia?

  • They are receptive to well-known American brands
  • Increase in their young tech-savvy customers are buying direct from U.S manufacturers
  • Growing number of middle class and high net worth individuals

To be considered for this mission, please fill out this application form by end of day Friday March 30, 2018.