Seafood Trade Advisory Group

The Seafood Trade Advisory Group has been formed to investigate and address the complex trade and market access issues facing the Australian wild abalone and rock lobster industries and to support intergovernmental negotiations concerning the export of these premium seafood products. The group consists of industry professionals and consultants with specialised expertise and an understanding of international trade policy instruments currently applied to the lobster and abalone

Group Objectives:
1. To work with the Australian and Chinese Governments to facilitate, support and expand the legitimate direct trade platform for the Australian wild abalone and rock lobster into China

2. To work with the Australian and Chinese Governments towards full liberalisation of the trade between the two countries

3. To partner with the Australian Government on specific issues of concern for the wild abalone and rock lobster trade with China

Seafood Trade Advisory Group Overview

Seafood Trade Advisory Group Update, January 2014

Seafood Trade Advisory Group, Talking Trade, October 2013