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trade Archives

What Aus-UK trade deal means for exporters

Aus-UK free trade agreement will benefit consumers and exporters on both sides, but it will be some time before Australi...

Trade wars open ‘rich vein’ for Australia

MP says realism needed on trade deal prospects.

The theatre of Christmas retailing

Brian Walker says it’s showtime for retailers – and time to maximise trade during the crucial period.

DuluxGroup boosted by Bunnings’ UK foray

Offshore markets boost paint supplier and retailer's results.

Export destination: Hong Kong

Sponsored: A Hong Kong Trade Development Council expert speaks on the opportunities for Australian brands in Hong Kong a...

Ultimate guide to sourcing + trading with Hong Kong

Sponsored: Learn how Hong Kong traders can help overseas buyers coordinate production when a sudden surge in orders and ...

Trump will have momentous impact: Bishop

Fallout from Republican's US election victory begins.

Dollar range bound

Market still dwelling on weak run of data in Australia over the last week.

Dollar knocked by trade data

Australia lower dollar amid disappointing trade figures and stronger greenback.

Dollar drifts lower

Dollar lower as investors await release of key Chinese economic data.

ANRA takes aim at trading hours

Retail body labels Australian trading laws as "archaic".

Dollar weakens overnight

Australian dollar falls slightly as global risk appetite softens.

Dollar lifts on US stocks rally

Australian dollar firmer as US stocks rally strongly overnight.

Dollar lower amid quiet trade

Dollar loses ground overnight as US markets close for public holiday.

Dollar higher in quiet trade

Australian dollar rises as traders wait for key events.

Holiday trade know-how

Part time and casual staff urged to know their rights ahead of holiday trading season.

Dollar higher on Chinese trade data

Aussie dollar rises following surprisingly strong Chinese trade data.

Christmas trade extended in WA

Sunday shopping hours extended in WA in the lead up to Christmas.

Challenging Christmas ahead

New research forecasts difficult trading period for retailers this Christmas.

Holiday bookings soft for Wotif

Holiday accommodation bookings soft despite rebound in consumer confidence.