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…

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…

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…