Australian Grain Industry Associations
Grain Trade Australia (GTA)
GTA is the industry association for the commercial grains industry within Australia. GTA ensures there is an efficient, equitable and open trading environment given the prevailing industry structure in place.
AOF is the peak industry body for the Australian oilseeds value chain embracing consumers of food, feed, health and industrial products. AOF was established to represent the common interests of all Australian oilseed industry participants and to promote the development, expansion and improvement of Australian oilseed production.
Australian Grains Industry Conference
Australian Grains Industry Conference (AGIC)
The AGIC is the premier annual grains industry event and is well attended by end users, marketers, bulk handlers, service providers, growers, government and R&D leaders. ASX has had a long and proud association with AGIC dating back to 2003. AGIC is usually held in late July each year.
Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences (ABARES)
ABARES is a research bureau within the Commonwealth Government Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry. ABARES produces quarterly forecasts for Australia’s grain industry in the form of the which is released in February, June, September and December each year. For more information on report release dates please refer to the .
The Wheat Industry Advisory Taskforce was announced by Minister for Agriculture Fisheries and Forestry, on 1 February 2013 to examine and make recommendations to industry and government on issues that may affect the efficient operation of the wheat export industry supply chain. In addressing its terms of reference, the taskforce will consult extensively with relevant industry organisations from all sectors and invite public submissions on issues it examines, as appropriate. It will report on issues throughout its term, and provide a final report to the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry by 1 July 2014.
The BOM is Australia’s national weather, climate and water agency, providing surveillance, forecasts and warning services. The BOM website provides a range of meteorological and related observations, information, forecasts, warnings and educational material to monitor current weather conditions and assist with the planning of future activities.
Fundamental Analysis - links to seasonal reports on Australian grain production (Commonwealth & State Government Agencies).- links to seasonal reports on Australian grain production (Commonwealth & State Government Agencies).