Showcasing high-quality agribusiness and trade research studies in Australia and the Asia–Pacific region

The Griffith Agribusiness research program delivers insights to improve and further develop an understanding of Australian and international trade and market systems directly related to agriculture.

Researchers are engaged in applied studies in the areas of trade and marketing for fresh and processed foods in developed and developing countries across the region.

Current research projects include trade and market analysis, opportunity identification, market entry and biosecurity, product quality and innovation, value chain studies, market and customer insights, consumer trends, and market and consumer profiling.

About Griffith Agribusiness

Aim

This important research program undertakes studies that directly engage in or directly benefit from agricultural activities. The principal aim is to provide high-quality research and analysis across a range of agribusiness sectors.

Research areas

GriffithAgribusiness researchers are engaged in applied industry studies encompassing agricultural trade, product development, economics and supply chains across Australia and the Asia–Pacific region. Our projects include trade and market analysis, opportunity identification, market entry and biosecurity, product quality and innovation, value chain studies, market and customer insights, consumer trends, and profiling fresh and processed food channels.

Significance

The Australian government has identified agribusiness as a priority research area to deliver increased opportunities to trade within the region. Further, the investment by institutions, agencies and non-government organisations in the development sector has prioritised agriculture as a pathway to improve the livelihoods of smallholders and their communities.

RESEARCH PARTNERSHIPS

GriffithAgribusiness partners with Australian and international institutions to solve industry challenges and deliver practical research-based outcomes.

Our collaborators include:

  • Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR)
  • Australian Mango Industry Association (AMIA)
  • Cambodian Agricultural Research and Development Institute (CARDI)
  • Chinese Academy of Tropical Agricultural Sciences (CATAS), Haikou, China
  • Department of Agriculture and Fisheries, Queensland (QDAF)
  • Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development, Western Australia (WADPIRD)
  • Guangxi University, China
  • Philippine Institute for Development Studies (PIDS)
  • Queensland Strawberries
  • Shenyang University of Technology, China
  • Southern Center for Agriculture and Rural Policy and Strategy, Vietnam (SCAP)
  • Southern China Agricultural University, Guangzhou, China
  • Southern Horticultural Research Institute, Vietnam (SOFRI)
  • Sub-Institute of Agricultural Engineering and Postharvest Technology, Vietnam (SIAEP)
  • The University of Adelaide, The Centre for Global Food and Resources (GFAR)
  • Universitas Mataram, Indonesia
  • University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
  • University of the Philippines Mindanao, Davao City
  • Zhengzhou University of Light Industry, China

Higher degree research

GriffithAgribusiness provides an opportunity for candidates seeking to engage in higher degree research studies focused on improving business and community outcomes in the Asia-Pacific region. Research studies in agribusiness provide the opportunity to engage with public and private sector organisations across national and international regions.

Why not consider studying your higher degree research program with GriffithAgribusiness. Contact us to start the conversation.

Contact us

If you'd like to know more about our research or get involved, contact the Agribusiness team.