Interview on ABC 891 Breakfast, Adelaide

SENATOR THE HON SIMON BIRMINGHAM Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment TRANSCRIPT   E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on ABC Radio Adelaide, Breakfast with Ali Clarke.       Topics: Impact of US-China trade dispute; university job prospect regulation; union regulations; water inquiry 07/08/19 08:36AM   David Bevan: Let’s welcome our panellists. Liberal Senator from South Australia, Minister for…

Record trade surplus for Australia

MEDIA RELEASE 6 August 2019   Record trade surplus for Australia   Australia’s export sector continues to boom with new data showing Australia recorded its largest ever monthly and financial year trade surplus.   New data released today from the Australian Bureau of Statistics show that Australia posted a record trade surplus of $49.89 billion…

Interview on Sky News Live with Speers on Sunday

TRANSCRIPT   E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on Sky News Live, Speers on Sunday, with David Speers.       Topics: Trade relationship with China, the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership, Indonesia free trade agreement, upcoming AUSMIN talks, imprisoned Australian writer Yang Hengjun 04/08/19 08:38AM   David Speers: Now, as we’ve been mentioning over the past half-hour or so, we’ve…

Maximising Australian exports to Korea

SENATOR THE HON SIMON BIRMINGHAM Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Deputy Leader of the Government in the Senate Senator for South Australia MEDIA RELEASE 04 August 2019  Maximising Australian exports to Korea Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Simon Birmingham will travel to Korea today to promote further export opportunities with our fourth largest…

Doorstop, Beijing

SENATOR THE HON SIMON BIRMINGHAM Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment TRANSCRIPT   E&OE TRANSCRIPT Beijing Doorstop      Topics: Trade War; US Tariffs; Free Trade Agreement; Hong Kong; 2/08/2019     Question: Minister, you’re in Beijing to talk about free trade and opening markets, so what’s your reaction to Mr Trump’s tweet overnight that he will…

Interview on ABC News Breakfast with Virginia Trioli & Michael Rowland

SENATOR THE HON SIMON BIRMINGHAM Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment   TRANSCRIPT Interview on ABC News Breakfast with Virginia Trioli and Michael Rowland.        Topics: US-China trade tariffs, Australia’s trade relationship with China; Hong Kong developments 02/08/19 08:02AM   Virginia Trioli: Moving from retail trade to global trade, US President Donald Trump has announced…

Visit to China to advance regional trade

SENATOR THE HON SIMON BIRMINGHAM Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment MEDIA RELEASE 1 August 2019   Visit to China to advance regional trade   Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Simon Birmingham will this week represent Australia at the 8th Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) ministerial meeting in Beijing.   Minister Birmingham said the talks…