Trade

RCEP: a timely mechanism for building ties and enriching connectivity and trust in the ASEAN region

Because of Australia’s existing trade agreements with other RCEP member countries, substantial tariff cuts on Australian exports are not the major advantage for us. But just as significant as trade flows, however, are the geopolitical implications of RCEP.

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More than Cricket, Curry and the Commonwealth: Forging a stronger Australia India relationship

There is no market over the next 20 years which offers more growth opportunities for Australian business than India

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China still remains incredibly important to Australian business

With China’s economy showing signs of recovery as the country begins to emerge from the COVID-19 epidemic, we can’t lose commercial sight that China remains incredibly important in the medium-long term to Australia.

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The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership – what happened and what’s next?

All trade deals are challenging, but the current global geopolitical climate means the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership is more challenging than others.

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Enormous opportunities await for businesses that demystify the Indian market

The opportunities for Australia-India business cooperation are broad and the benefits substantial with PM Turnbull’s visit promising a new commitment to cooperation between both countries

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Australia’s relationship with Indonesia: positive chemistry could seal the partnership

Whilst Indonesia may not have signed a bilateral agreement in the past 10 years, the positive chemistry between Prime Minister Turnbull and President Jokowi could end the drought before year’s end.

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The Trans-Pacific Partnership: 12 countries, 800 million people and 40 percent of world trade

The announcement of a breakthrough in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations overnight appears to be very positive news for the export of Australian goods and services and cross border investment.

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