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The South Australia Export Accelerator (SAEA) grant is a financial assistance program for South Australian businesses who are looking to grow into international markets

There are three funding categories, each is designed to help you expand your business through export marketing activities depending upon the stage of your business

1. Emerging Exporter

Grants up to $5,000 are available to South Australian businesses that are exporting for the first time More details

2. Export Accelerator

Grants up to $30,000 are available to help fund business expansion that will create multiple direct ongoing jobs More details

3. New Market Entry

Grants up to $15,000 per new international market are available for mature export companies looking to expand their business into new markets. This is available to companies that have exhausted or are not eligible for the Emerging Exporter and Export Accelerator categories More details

See the program guidelines (link below) for program eligibility, eligible activities and terms and conditions

Eligible activities include a range of export marketing and development initiatives, such as

  • Marketing materials
  • Market research
  • E-commerce development
  • Export training and consulting
  • Tradeshows and business missions
  • Overseas travel and accommodation
  • Support for inbound buyers

Dowling Consultancy are a boutique Business Development Consultancy, specialising in providing strategic guidance and assistance in relation to export market development while leveraging government grants

We can help your business unlock its Asian region export market potential through aligning your business with the best market and entry options or connecting with the right channels to market across Asia by drawing upon our team’s firsthand country specific experiences, networks and intimate knowledge of these markets

We can help you pinpoint your best opportunities, help you mitigate risks and devise and execute a tailored and relevant Asia market export entry or expansion strategy and marketing plan in conjunction with undertaking in-market activities. Our team of executive advisors can assist with Japan, Korea, Vietnam, Indonesia, Singapore and Malaysia

Our specialist multi-cultural and multi-disciplinary Consulting Team have broad and extensive international market development experience. Our market specific consultants speak your target market’s language and know the cultural and business behaviors intimately. In this way we can be your enabling arms-length resource delivering tailored international assistance to you for enhanced export market success

We have assisted numerous businesses with export market development activities and win government grants. We welcome contact from any Victorian business that requires assistance with export market consulting initiatives

Contact Steve Dowling on 0409 478 850 for a confidential, no obligation discussion

Download the program guidelines

For more information visit the South Australian Government’s Export Accelerator page