Welcome to the Canadian Australian Chamber of Commerce
The Canadian Australian Chamber of Commerce (CACC) aims to build business connections and assist trade; bringing Canada and Australia closer together. As a non-profit business focused organization our objectives are:
Mastering the Mayhem:
Canada & Australia in a World of Trade Chaos
24 October - Sydney | 25 October - Melbourne
The global economy is facing significant turbulence. On an almost daily basis, the world is faced with political volatility, populist uprisings, the protectionism contagion, and rising interest rates that have elevated emerging market uncertainty. What's worse, we are ten years beyond the last recession and some believe the next one is imminent. Amid the confusion, global growth is accelerating. Does any of this make sense? And where do Canada and Australia fit in? Hear from Peter Hall, Chief Economist of EDC on how to piece this challenging puzzle into a picture that reveals the globaleconomy’s future path – and your next move.
For more information visit our events page - www.cacc.com.au/events
Export Development Canada Launches in Australia
In late November 2017, Export Development Canada (EDC) will officially open its Australian operation in Sydney with a special event featuring Peter Hall, Vice-President and Chief Economist, EDC. The Sydney operation marks EDC’s 20th international representation.
A Crown corporation that operates at arm’s length from Government, Export Development Canada is Canada’s export credit agency. EDC supports and develops Canada’s export trade by helping Canadian companies respond to international opportunities.
With a formal presence in Australia, EDC will be well situated to build and strengthen bilateral trade between Canada and Australia. EDC will do so by offering financing to Australian companies and project owners that have, or are considering, business with Canadian companies or their affiliates in the region.
Read more here.
CACC Launches SME Initiative!
In response to increasing interest from Canadian and Australian SMEs looking to expand abroad, the CACC has launched a new SME initiative this year aimed at growth minded entrepreneurs who see opportunities for their businesses in both countries.