The region’s transport networks and infrastructure play a pivotal role in the productivity of the multiple trade sectors with product transported by road, rail, sea and air.

The Port of Gladstone and Port Alma facilitate international export trade and provide closer access to international markets than many other agriculture hubs in Australia. The region has three strategic airports including Rockhampton Airport, which has international flight capabilities for direct export opportunities.

Free Trade agreements with key international markets support increased market share for multiple industries and present export opportunities.