Department of State Development
  • Food, Wine and Agribusiness

    Grow. Innovate. Succeed.

Food, Wine and Agribusiness in our state

South Australia provides an ideal environment for innovation and investment for international food and beverage companies seeking growth.

The state has excellent staff retention rates, is a gateway to Asia and offers excellent business support including stringent legal and biosecurity systems.

South Australia is a leading agricultural region producing premium quality food and wine for global exports.

The states reputation for high-quality produce and some of the world’s best wines is renowned. South Australia has the know-how and clean, green produce to feed demand for differentiated food from Asia and other global markets. 

South Australia’s entrepreneurial ecosystem is translating into new agricultural technology opportunities with innovative products adding value to the food sector right around the world.


How we can support you

Assistance through funding


The South Australian Government has a framework for providing assistance to industry through funds including:



Here in South Australia we’re proud to have fostered a strong relationship between government, industry and academia. Over time, these key relationships have cultivated a highly-skilled workforce, developed cutting-edge research, and delivered labour costs which are around 10 per cent below the Australian average. This competitive environment supports highly profitable investments and makes South Australia a place where your business can truly innovate and grow.


Get in touch

We have experienced professionals who understand your business requirements and priorities.

Department for Trade and Investment

P +61 (8) 8303 2400