The Australian Trade Commission has appointed a new trade commissioner position for Accra, Ghana, for the expansion in growth areas of West Africa.

Foreign Minister Bob Carr has announced Australia will impose new trade sanctions on Syria.

Think Global's David Thomas analyses the Russian consumer in his ongoing look at BRIC economies.

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.

Australia’s plan for new pathways to global trade has been backed by business groups from G20 countries.

Parliamentary Secretary for Foreign Affairs Richard Marles will travel to Qatar to promote the benefits of more open trade for developing countries at the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development.

Australia has recorded its first trade deficit in almost a year in January.

Australia’s total trade in services grew 2.4 percent to $107.9 billion in 2011, a recent report has revealed.

Victoria's premier Ted Baillieu is leading the state's largest ever trade mission to India this week. 220 companies will accompany the premier with the intention of boosting Victoria's two way trade with the country.

Australia’s trade surplus rose above market expectations in December by millions.