Acronyms and abbreviations

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ABARES
Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences
ABS
Australian Bureau of Statistics
ACCU
Australian Carbon Credit Unit
ACT
Australian Capital Territory
AFF
Agriculture, Forestry, and Fishing
ANIC
Australian Nut Industry Council
ANZSIC
Australia and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification
APEC
Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation
ARENA
Australian Renewable Energy Agency
ATO
Australian Taxation Office
AWRI
Australian Wine Research Institute
b
Billion
BITRE
Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics
BRA
Botanical Resources Australia
CATI
Computer Assisted Telephone Interview
CEFC
Clean Energy Finance Corporation
CFI
Carbon Farming Initiative
CIS
Community Innovation Survey
CO2
Carbon dioxide
CO2-e
Carbon dioxide equivalent
CPM
Carbon Price Mechanism
CRA
Comprehensive Regional Assessment
CRC
Cooperative Research Centre
CSIRO
Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
CUB
Carlton and United Breweries
DAFF
Department of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fishing (federal)
DArT
Diversity Array Technology
DCAC
Demographic Change Advisory Council
DEDTA
Department of Economic Development, Tourism and the Arts
DPIPWE
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
EMBRAPA
Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation
EMPCA
Environmental Management and Pollution Control Act
ENGO
Environmental Non-Government Organisation
EPBC
Environmental Protection and Biodiversity Conservation
EU
European Union
FAO
Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations
FGV
Farm Gate Value
FIS
Forest Industry Survey
FOB
Free On Board
FPP
Forest Practices Plan
FSC
Forest Stewardship Council
FTE
Full Time Equivalent
GDD
Growing Degree Days
GDP
Gross Domestic Product
GFC
Global Financial Crisis
GI
Geographical Indications
GIC
Geographical Indications Committee
GL
Gigalitre
GM
Genetically Modified
GP
General Practitioner
GSP
Gross State Product
GVACP
Gross Value of Agricultural Commodities Produced
GWh
Gigawatt hour
GWRDC
Grape and Wine Research and Development Corporation
ha
Hectare
HDD
Heat Degree Days
ICT
Information and Communication Technologies
IVS
International Visitor Survey
Kg
Kilogram
KSh
Kenyan shilling
KT
Kilo tonne
KWh
Kilowatt hour
LGA
Local Government Area
LMEE
Labour Market Entry Exit
LUPAA
Land Use Planning Approvals Act
m
Million
m3
Cubic metres
MIS
Managed Investment Scheme
MJT
Mean January Temperature
ML
Mega litre
mm
Millimetre
MT
Mega tonne/million tonnes
MW
Mega Watt
MWe
Megawatt electrical
MWh
Megawatt hour
NBN
National Broadband Network
NCAT
National Carbon Accounting Toolbox
NEM
National Electricity Market
NRM
Natural Resource Management
NSW
New South Wales
NZD, $NZ
New Zealand Dollar
NZIER
New Zealand Institute of Economic Research
OECD
Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development
PAL Policy
State Policy for the Protection of Agricultural Land
PTR
Private Timber Reserves
R&D
Research and Development
RD&D
Research, Development and Demonstration
REC
Renewable Energy Certificate
RET
Renewable Energy Target
RIM
Regional Development Monitor
RSP
Retail Selling Price
RWSC
Rivers and Water Supply Commission
SA
South Australia
SAR
Special Administrative Region
SEIFA
Socio-Economic Indicators For Areas
SME
Small and Medium Enterprise
SMP
Skim Milk Powder
T
Tonne
TEU
Twenty-foot Equivalent Unit
TFES
Tasmanian Freight Equalisation Scheme
TFIGA
Tasmanian Forest Inter-Governmental Agreement
TI
Tasmanian Irrigation
TIA
Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture
TIC
Tasmanian Innovation Census
TIDB
Tasmanian Irrigation Development Board
TREIDB
Tasmanian Renewable Energy Industry Development Board
TVS
Tasmanian Visitor Survey
UK
United Kingdom
UMT
United Milk Tasmania
USA, US
United States of America
USDA
United States Department of Agriculture
UTAS
University of Tasmania
VET
Vocational Education and Training
WA
Western Australia
WFA
Winemakers Federation of Australia
WGGA
Wine Grape Growers Australia
WINZ
Wine Institute of New Zealand
WMP
Whole Milk Powder

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