Australia also provides export market development grants
that help SMEs cover export costs.
The Export Market Development Grants
weve utilised have also been useful.
Designed to complement the larger Austrade Export Market Development Grants
, EMAS aids businesses by providing up to 50 per cent of the total costs incurred while pursuing new export markets.
Other areas of concern to the NFF include proposed cuts to the Farm Concessional Loan Scheme, Export Market Development Grants
, the National Water Commission, the Murray Darling Basin Authority and the Landcare program.
Austrade, the Export Finance and Insurance Corporation, the Export Market Development Grants
scheme and Australia's diplomatic efforts will all be concentrated more heavily on Asia following the release of the White Paper on Australia in the Asian Century.