Discover Global Opportunities - Export & Trade Webinar for AFC Members

AFC members are invited to join our AFC Export & Trade: Insights & Experts Webinar, tailored specifically for fashion and textile businesses. Explore the critical issues and opportunities in the current market landscape with our panel of industry experts who will provide valuable insights and practical advice.

Date: Thursday, 8 August
Time: 1pm-2.30pm AEST
Platform: Online, via Zoom

What We'll Cover:

This is a unique opportunity to gain expert knowledge and practical advice to understand global export opportunities. Whether you are a startup or an established brand, this webinar will provide valuable insights to help you navigate the export and trade landscape effectively.

AFC members look for your exclusive invitation in your email inbox.

Your Guide To The Tradex Scheme

Learn how the Tradex Scheme can transform your fashion and textile business. It offers significant savings on imports and enhances your export capabilities.

Take advantage of this government program to elevate your business in the global market.

What is the Tradex Scheme?

The Tradex Scheme, run by the Department of Industry, Science and Resources, offers Australian importers who export goods an upfront exemption from Customs duty and GST. This boosts competitiveness by reducing the financial burden of import taxes, encouraging greater global market participation.

Who is it For?

It primarily targets importers who plan to export their goods into Australia. It is ideal for:

How Can Fashion & Textile Businesses Leverage the Tradex Scheme?

Optimise Cash Flow & Reduce Costs:

Steps to Apply

    1. Eligibility Check
      Ensure your goods qualify under the Tradex Scheme. Eligible goods must be imported and exported in their original state, after processing or treatment, or as part of other products.
    2. Application Process

    3. Record Keeping
      Use good record-keeping and accounting systems to track the movement of goods from import to export, ensuring compliance with all regulatory requirements.
    4. Order Management
      Once you obtain an order, it remains valid indefinitely, allowing additional goods to be added without needing new applications for each shipment.

By leveraging the scheme, members can enhance their operational efficiency, reduce costs, and expand their footprint in the international market, ultimately driving growth and success in the competitive global landscape.

For more information visit their website or to participate in the Tradex Scheme evaluation, contact