Progress Against Objectives - December 2017
Status (as at December 2017)
Increase international exports of differentiated and processed food and wine from $2.8 billion in 2013-14 to $3.6 billion in 2016-17.
In 2016-17, the value of differentiated food and wine exports was $3.4 billion.
Establish a global reputation for premium food and wine
Activities that support achievement of this target include:
Create opportunities for food and wine businesses to expand or co-locate
The Northern Adelaide Food Park, to be located at Edinburgh Parks, will create opportunities for businesses to co-locate and will enable both new and existing food and beverage businesses to expand and grow. The state government has made $7 million funding available to attract food and beverage processors, manufacturers, packaging and logistics businesses looking to locate at the new industry hub to create jobs, increase exports, and stimulate economic growth.
The state government is investing $110 million in the Northern Adelaide Irrigation Scheme, which aims to achieve growth in agricultural industries through increased access to water resources.
Establish a global reputation for our food, wine and clean technology expertise.
South Australia is the host for a number of new globally significant food and wine facilities and services and is increasing research and technology collaborations across the world. Examples include: