Agribusiness Food & Trade

The Western Australian (WA) Government is committed to supporting the growth and development of the agriculture, fisheries and food industries for the benefit of the State.

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development’s Agribusiness, Food and Trade area works in partnership with government, industry and business to enable growth in the value, competitiveness and diversification of WA’s agrifood sector through facilitation of value adding, investment and export.

It facilitates this by:

  • enabling investment
  • enabling agribusiness development
  • trade market access and export development
  • food promotion and development
  • agribusiness knowledge and strategic insights.

Articles

  • The Investor Readiness Masterclass Series has been postponed and will be rescheduled later in 2020.

  • The Investor Readiness Program is a Western Australian (WA) State Government initiative managed by the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD).

  • The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development's (DPIRD) Agribusiness, Food and Trade (AFT) area offers a number of funding initiatives to support Western Australian agrifood busines

  • Following the success of round one, the State Government, through the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD), is investing $4.55 million in round two of the Value Add Agr

  • The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development, in collaboration with BDO, is hosting a webinar series aimed at assisting businesses to become investor ready and ensure their capital

  • Private and public food laboratories conduct food testing. This page lists the laboratories known to us, and likely to be able to assist you when required.

  • The State Government, through the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD), is committed to attracting investment into Western Australia’s agribusiness, fisheries and food

  • The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development’s Investor Ready Grant Program is a competitive funding program that will provide financial support to Western Australia (WA) agrifood

  • The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development is pleased to announce that the Asian Market Success project has been extended until 30 June 2023.

  • The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development's (DPIRD) Investment team promotes and facilitates investment into Western Australia’s (WA) agriculture, fisheries and food industries