Support for exports explored

Issue date: Tuesday, 10 September 2019

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The government’s role in supporting exporters and encouraging trade and investment will be the focus of a public hearing on Friday 13 September.

The Trade and Investment Growth Committee is holding the public hearing with government agencies in Canberra as part of its Inquiry into Supporting Australia’s Exports and Attracting Investment.

The Committee Chair, Mr George Christensen MP, said that ‘with increasing international uncertainty regarding trade, it is vital that Australia has the right regulations in place to boost trade and investment opportunities for Australian businesses. The Committee is interested in hearing from agencies about how the government is facilitating trade and investment, particularly in new and rapidly growing areas of export.’

Public hearing details

Date: Friday, 13 September 2019
Time: 9.15 am to 1.15 pm
Location: Committee Room 1R3, Parliament House, Canberra

Further information about the Committee’s inquiry, including the public hearing program is available on the Committee’s webpage.

Media inquiries
Please contact James Moyes, from the office of Mr George Christensen MP, Chair
0407 776 556

For background information
Joint Standing Committee on Trade and Investment Growth Secretariat
02 6277 2233

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