Media statements

Friday 27 April, 2018

Wheat knowledge = flour power

AEGIC’s Pilot Mill in Sydney is at the centre of efforts to increase awareness of the importance of wheat and flour quality for bread and noodles in Asia….

Monday 26 February, 2018

Are Australian supply chains getting cheaper?

The cost of moving grain from farm to port is around 1/3 of the total cost of grain production. Growers have limited control over what is usually their…

Friday 16 February, 2018

AEGIC grain information brochures released

In collaboration with industry partners, AEGIC has released updated information brochures for wheat, barley, oats, canola and pulses. These publications are aimed at international purchasers of Australian grain…

Thursday 18 January, 2018

Australian wheat takes the cake

Australian wheat could potentially take a bigger slice of the Asian cake and biscuit market in the coming years. A new AEGIC project is investigating opportunities to grow…

Monday 18 December, 2017

Australia secures $1 billion EU canola export market

JOINT MEDIA RELEASE Read more from Ross Kingwell at AEGIC’s Horizon’s blog: “How does low emission canola benefit Australian farmers?”  Video: AEGIC Chief Economist Ross Kingwell discusses…

Thursday 23 November, 2017

Sean Cowman takes up role with AEGIC as Markets Manager – South East Asia

Sean Cowman has joined the Australian Export Grains Innovation Centre (AEGIC) as Markets Manager – South East Asia. Sean has significant experience in a range of senior roles…

Thursday 9 November, 2017

Australian feed barley on the menu in Asia

Asian chickens could soon be getting a higher proportion of delicious and nutritious Australian barley as part of their diets. AEGIC CEO Richard Simonaitis said newly-developed technical information…

Friday 25 August, 2017

Rocking the oat: innovative oat products in China a potential opportunity for Australia

An Australian Export Grains Innovation Centre research project is investigating whether the emergence of new oat products in the China market – such as oat noodles, oat rice…

Friday 28 July, 2017

Hand me a bánh mì: Australian wheat baguetting more popular in Vietnam

Vietnam is the second largest market for Australian wheat exports. Noodles in Vietnam are made almost exclusively from Australian wheat. A high proportion of Australian wheat is also…

Friday 14 July, 2017

AEGIC wheat workshop in Indonesia highlights value of Australian wheat

INDONESIA: Increasing value by using Australian wheat was the theme of a packed AEGIC wheat quality technical workshop in Jakarta this week. About 50 Indonesian flour millers, wheat…

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