Business SA presents FTA training

Business SA presents FTA training

Australia’s free trade agreements (FTAs) with China, Japan and Korea are worth over $A250 billion but less than 20% of local businesses are utilising them.


Business SA is presenting training sessions over the next 6 months to help local businesses understand how to gain price competitiveness through tariff savings.


Adelaide: 24 October 2016 and 20 February 2017 1.30pm-4.30pm

Renmark: 9 November 2016 9am-12 noon

Mt Gambier: 15 November 2016 9.30am-12.30pm

Port Lincoln: 22 March 2017 1.30pm-4.30pm



What will you learn? 
Business SA’s FTA training sessions are developed and delivered by industry experts with extensive exporting experience in China, Japan and Korea.  They will cover:


– Tariff classification and preferential tariff schedules
– Rules of origin – types and common issues
– Certificates of Origin and Declaration of Origin
– Documents required to access preferential treatment
– Consignment rules – how shipment affects eligibility
– Legal obligations
– Export logistics
– Export finance and insurance
– Case Studies from various industries
– Practical exercises & examples for a more hands-on experience


Who should attend?
– Small to medium-sized (SME) business owners and directors
– Export managers, supervisors, coordinators and officers
– Export specialists/consultants
– International sales and marketing specialists
– Logistics, procurement and purchasing specialists


Cost: $95 + GST pp
This activity received funding from Australian government as part of the Free Trade Agreement Training Provider Grant Program.

Full cost of the training course is $209 incl. GST.  50% of the cost has been subsidised by the Australian Government through the Free Trade Agreement Training Provider Grant Program.


For more information, please call (08)8300 0083 or email

This entry was posted in ENews, Industry News on Friday, October 7th, 2016

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