Pacific Island exporters expecting boost in orders and looking to Asia, study finds

A study by Pacific Trade Invest, the Pacific Islands Export Survey 2018, has found that 70 per cent of Pacific Island exporters expect to have an increase in orders over the next year. It found that Australia and New Zealand remain the two major markets outside the region, although there is growing interest in Asia.

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Pacific exporters’ confidence high, says survey

A survey of exporters in the Pacific Region has found that business confidence has increased. Although they are exporting to fewer countries the total number of exports has risen since 2014.