The Australian Chamber of Fruit & Vegetable Industries Limited
Brisbane Markets is Queensland’s major marketing and distribution hub for the supply of fresh fruit, vegetables and flowers.
More than 650 million kilograms of fresh fruit and vegetables pass through the Brisbane Markets each year, valued at more than $1.6 billion. It is the third largest Central Market in Australia with over 55 wholesalers of fruit, vegetables, flowers, nuts and eggs operating at the site. There are also over 125 other tenant businesses within the site including transportation, retailers, secondary wholesalers and providores.
Over 4,500 people work or do business at the Brisbane Markets on a daily basis. More than 7,000 growers supply produce for sale.
Brisbane Markets Limited is the owner of the Brisbane Markets and is responsible for its ongoing management and development.
The Markets is situated on 77 hectares, 11km south-west of the Brisbane CBD, and incorporates the Brisbane Produce Market (Selling Floors), South Gate East (commercial offices and warehousing) and South Gate West, Brisbane MarketPlace (retail markets), Brisbane Flower Market, Commercial Precinct and the Northern Industrial Precinct.