Agribusiness

For outstanding international success in the field of agricultural products, services or technology (including processed foods and beverages), and forestry, fisheries and fibre industries.

Business Services

For outstanding international success in the professional business services including legal, accounting, administration and support services, business management, marketing services, franchising and licensing, engineering, financial and insurance, market research and translation services.

Creative Industries

For outstanding international success across all creative industries including music and performing arts, film, television and radio, software and interactive content, writing, publishing and print media, architecture and design, and visual arts.

Digital Technologies

For outstanding international success in the field of information and communications products, technology or services that are concerned with the storage, retrieval, manipulation, transmission or receipt of digital data including software and games.

E-commerce

For outstanding success by an Australian business in selling goods or services to customers overseas via an electronic network.

Education and Training

For outstanding innovation and international success in the field of education and training services, expertise and curriculum, including vocational training.

Environmental Solutions

For outstanding international success in environmental solutions, clean energy innovation, materials and energy efficiency, waste and water management, green buildings and R&D collaboration.

Health and Biotechnology

For outstanding international success in the medical, healthcare and biotechnology fields for products, technology, equipment or services.

Manufacturing

For outstanding international success by a manufacturer.

Minerals, Energy and Related Services

For outstanding international success in the production or primary processing of extractive and value-added minerals or energy products, and from mining equipment, technology, and services (METS) to the minerals and energy industries.

Regional Exporter

For outstanding international success from a business whose head office is based in a non-metropolitan location.  

Small Business

For outstanding international success by any small business whose total annual sales doesn't exceed A$5 million. 

2017 Victoria only Award categories

Victorian Exporter of the Year

The Victorian Exporter of the Year Award is selected by the state judges from the winners of the 12 national categories.

Victorian Export Award for Innovation Excellence

Recognises the overall most innovative exporter from all entrants of the 2017 GOVEA Awards. The Award considers innovation in all aspects of the company's export operations.

Victorian Women in International Business Award  

For outstanding success by a Victorian woman involved in international business.