Australia has an international reputation for producing safe, healthy and high quality food, has a diverse and secure supply of raw ingredients, and is located close to fast growing Asian markets. However, significant changes are occurring.
The purpose of this guide is to outline the various options available to investors for structuring investments in Australia’s food and agribusiness sector.
There are many reports on the WHAT (such as, what are the issues and opportunities?) and the WHY (such as, why is investment needed?). This guide is about the HOW: how does an investor structure an entry to the Australian food and agribusiness sector?
A key theme of this guide is that any investment structure must ensure:
Demand for food and other agricultural products is expected to grow substantially, and Australia is ideally placed to capitalise on these trends, due to its: