The 2012 Premier’s NSW Export Awards will be celebrating its 50th anniversary and to join the sea of celebration, 88 export companies have made it to the final stages of these exciting awards.

Australia and Malaysia have recently negotiated a new Free Trade Agreement, which is expected to come into force in 2013 after ratification by both countries.

The Australian Institute of Export has unveiled a new look and new name. From 25 May, the export body will operate under the title of the Export Council of Australia.

Executive director of the Export Council of Australia, Ian Murray, said that the budget had nothing of major significance for small business and absolutely nothing specifically for the exporter.

Peter Mace takes us through those recognised for their efforts in exporting this year.

The Australian Institute of Export will acknowledge and reward seven important people who have contributed to Australia’s wellbeing with The Australian Export Heroes Award next month.

The Australian Institute of Export is hosting a RMB trading seminar.

AIEx is now calling for nominations for the 2012 Australian Export Heroes Awards.

Steber International is looking into the Brazilian nautical market as a potential new export location.

Despite global economic uncertainty, a high dollar and the lasting effects of the GFC, NSW exporters celebrated in style at last night’s 2011 Premier’s NSW Export Awards.