Prepared foods

Melbourne is a global leader and innovator in research and development – a key driver for Victoria's continued dominance in the Australian prepared food sector.

Victorian food manufacturers range from small-to-medium companies, through to multinational companies – providing international markets with a diverse range of high quality prepared foods, including health and wellness options, shelf-stable products, snack and confectionery products.

30 per cent of Australia's food processing is from Victoria

Discover how your business can import from Victoria

Our network of Victorian  Government Trade and Investment (VGTI) offices are located around the globe, providing tailored market intelligence, insights and guidance for your importing business. VGTI can also connect you with key Victorian exporters and industry partners.

Austrade provides information about investing in Australia's food and fibre industry, including detailed information on food safety.

Agriculture Victoria, the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and Food Innovation Australia provide useful information and helpful advice about Australia's food and fibre sector.

The Australian Food and Agribusiness Directory

Food and Innovation Australia (FIAL), the Australian Institute of Food Science and Technology (AIFST) and the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP), in collaboration with Data61 have created an easy-to-use searchable map of Australia that will help you connect with other stakeholders from across the entire industry value chain.