Opportunities for South Australians to improve access to Japan’s market

Investment and Trade Minister Martin Hamilton-Smith said today South Australian exporters have an opportunity to look at new ways to benefit from improved access to Japan’s market. Mr Hamilton-Smith said exporters should seize the opportunities presented by the Japan-Australia Economic Partnership Agreement signed this week during Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s historic visit to Australia.…

SA Press Club Speech

It’s been six years since I stood here and outlined a Master Plan for Adelaide, the then Opposition’s keynote policy statement to spark debate with the goal of moving South Australia forward. Rex Jory wrote in The Advertiser the following day, “This was the most important speech in state politics in 30 years”. The debate…

South Australian goods exports reach record highs

South Australian exports have reached a new high, growing to $12.3 billion in the 12 months to April. Minister for Investment and Trade Martin Hamilton-Smith welcomed the new figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. “South Australian exporters are reaping the benefits of their hard work and the Government’s commitment to target new and expanding…