23rd Chief Minister's Northern Territory Export and Industry Awards
Northern Territory Agrifood business Consolidated Pastoral Company were named the 2016 NT Exporter of the Year at the 23rd NT Export and Industry Awards, hosted in Darwin on Thursday 22 September.
The awards recognise outstanding achievements of NT exporters and industry leaders and promote the importance of international trade.
CPC is Australia’s largest privately owned cattle producer has more than 30 years’ experience exporting cattle from the NT to Asia and the Middle East.
Owning and operating 19 cattle stations across Northern Australia, including 375,000 head of cattle, CPC’s primary focus is to connect the best Australian beef to the World.
The inaugural Industry Innovation Award has gone to the Centre for Appropriate Technology, for their innovative mobile phone hot spot technology.
The award recognises their tireless work and dedication to deliver innovative technologies to support sustainable and enterprising communities across the Territory.
Northern Territory winners progress as national finalists in the Australia Export Awards to be held later in the year.
Exporter of the Year: Consolidated Pastoral Company
Agribusiness: Consolidated Pastoral Company
Creative Industries: Buku Larrnggay Mulka Art Centre
Regional Exporter: Tiwi Plantation Corporation
Small Business: Monsoon Aquatics
Education & Training: Charles Darwin University
Manufacturing Industry: Northern Cement
Resource Supply and Service: Buslink VEVO
Industry Innovation: Centre for Appropriate Technology
Innovation Commendation Award: I Vet
Business Services: Guppytraders.com
Indigenous Exporter of the Year: Buku Larrnggay Mulka Art Centre
International Business Student of the Year: Faatih Natasha Putri
International Business Student Commendation: Ritwik Dasgupta
International Student: Enggar Daranindra
To find out more visit www.chambernt.com.au/ibc-content/export-awards/export-awards