Beauty and Cosmetics
November 3, 2020
Australia exports of essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries to Japan was US$28.16 million in 2019, according to the United Nations COMTRADE database on international trade.
“Australia’s largest certifier – Australian Certified Organic (ACO) – has made an exclusive agreement with Japanese Organic Cosmetic Organization (JOCO), empowering them to use JOCO branding without additional certification.” – www.dynamicbusiness.com.au
“Australian brands are moving us away from multi-step complicated regimens and toward natural ingredients-focused, multitasking products.
A-Beauty (like K-Beauty from Korea and J-Beauty from Japan) is “known for their less-is-more approach to beauty regimens…Australian companies are staking claim in the beauty industry and bringing a host of natural ingredients with them.” — www.elle.com
“There are close to 20 Australian brands retailing in Japan, and Australian brands have a positive position in the organic and natural cosmetics segment. However, Australia is not yet in the top 10 of country of origin.” — www.austrade.gov.au