Australia’s Top Trading Partners

Nicknamed the Land Down Under, Australia is an island economy that strongly benefits from its close proximity to the vast markets of China and Japan which together represent almost half (46.4%) of all Australian export sales. In 2015, Australia signed the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement (FTA), which opened tariff-free markets for agricultural, natural resources, energy […]

Australia’s Fastest-Growing Import Partners

After analyzing 2014 data for 100 countries accounting for the greatest increases in imported Australian product sales, we found 15 nations that boosted the amount spent on Aussie imports by over 135% since 2010. Overall, exports originating from Australia were up 22.2% from 2010. However, there was a slight year-over-year slowdown with Australian exports decreasing […]