Export Market Development Grant (EMDG)

Export Market Development Grant (EMDG)

What is EMDG?

The Export Market Development Grant (EMDG) provides funding and support for Australian companies promoting an eligible product or service in a variety of overseas markets.

The EMDG empowers Small and SME Australian businesses to develop export markets.

You can get up to 50% of export promotion expenses above $15,000.

At Saving Point, our expert team is on hand to guide you through the process of assessing your eligibility for EMDG and putting together an application.


The Saving Point difference

We offer a thorough analysis of your company’s promotional and marketing activities and determine if EMDG is the right fit for you.

Our consultancy solution offers you:

✔ A detailed and viable assessment of your eligible expenses.

✔ Expert advice and guidance.

✔ Streamlined step-by-step application.

✔ Competitive pricing for a complete claim process.

✔ Planning for record-keeping and support for future grant applications.

EMDG, export grant

Do I qualify?

If you’re looking to capitalise on the generous EMDG program, you should be promoting one of the following to overseas markets:

  • Australian-made goods.
  • Imported goods that meet certain criteria.
  • Services.
  • Inbound tourism.
  • IP and know-how.
  • Events held in Australia.


What funding is available through EMDG?

Application open each year on 1st July and close on 30th November.

EMDG offers up to 50% reimbursement for eligible promotional expenses, including the following:

✔ Travel expenses for overseas marketing trips.

✔ Cost of engaging an overseas-based promotional representative.

✔ Entry to trade fairs and exhibitions.

✔ Advertising material for international publications.

Learn more information about the Export Market Development Grant by contacting us for a friendly (and complimentary) 20-minute expert consultation.

Take the Saving Point, and reduce the time and resources spent on obtaining a government grant. We are here to help your business succeed.