Research Reports

An analysis of procurement spending patterns with Indigenous businesses 2019-2021

This research report provides an analysis of procurement spending patterns with Indigenous businesses from 2019 – 2021.



What makes Indigenous business unique? How understanding Indigenous cultural values can improve Indigenous procurement

This research report highlights the significance and distinctiveness of Indigenous cultural values in commercial relationships between Indigenous businesses and their customers. Written by the late Dr Dean Jarrett, this report, including imagery, has been produced with the permission of Dr Jarrett’s family.



The impact of COVID-19 on the Indigenous business sector: the view from the frontline

This research report provides a qualitative analysis on the impacts of COVID-19 on our suppliers and the challenges they have faced due to the global pandemic.



State of Indigenous Business: a quantitative analysis of the impact of COVID-19 on the Indigenous business sector

The second report in the State of Indigenous Business series focuses on the impact of COVID-19 on the Indigenous business sector.



State of Indigenous Business: driving growth across the Indigenous business sector

The first report in the State of Indigenous Business series focuses on driving growth across the Indigenous business sector and highlights that increasing Indigenous procurement reflects an $8 billion opportunity for the Indigenous business sector – that could create 19,000 jobs for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.