Trade and Market Access Division

First Assistant Secretary

  • Simon Murnane (A/g)
    Switchboard: +61 2 6272 3933

Multilateral Engagement and Market Strategy

  • Assistant Secretary
    Libby Bie

Bilateral Engagement and Regional Trade Negotiations

  • Assistant Secretary
    Amy Guihot (A/g)

Overseas Agriculture Staff 

The Trade and Market Access Division is the international arm of the Australian Government Department of Agriculture.

Its role is to:

  • open up trade opportunities for Australia’s agricultural exporters and maintain existing trading relationships
  • establish strong multilateral, bilateral and regional relationships with trading partners
  • reduce international trade distortions
  • provide technical assistance to support Australia’s agricultural exports
  • oversee policies to reduce risks to Australia’s plant and animal health status from exotic pests and diseases, and
  • develop international trade standards for agricultural exports.

More information about Trade and Market Access and overseas agriculture staff is available on the Department of Agriculture website.