OSEA actively supports Otago and Southland exporters, working alongside ExportNZ and ManufacturingNZ to provide members with access to export roadshows and speakers as well as export-related information.
When you join OSEA you automatically gain access to BusinessNZ’s services, including its Export division. You’ll benefit from ExportNZ's solid platform of experience through a variety of channels aimed at both new exporters and existing exporters looking to expand their horizons.
“External trade is of fundamental importance to New Zealand. Primary sector-based exports and commodities are important sources of the country’s export receipts, while exports of services and manufactured products also provide a significant contribution.” - New Zealand Treasury, 2016
CEO comment 22 September 2020
We have released our Otago and Southland General Election Manifesto on what we would like to see from the new Government and you can read more here.