Dan Tehan replaced Simon Birmingham as Australia trade minister during a cabinet reshuffle at the end of last year. Photo: Getty Images Dan Tehan replaced Simon Birmingham as Australia trade minister during a cabinet reshuffle at the end of last year. Photo: Getty Images
Dan Tehan replaced Simon Birmingham as Australia trade minister during a cabinet reshuffle at the end of last year. Photo: Getty Images

China-Australia relations: Canberra denies ‘playing the victim’ in trade dispute with Beijing

  • Australian Trade Minister Dan Tehan was responding to an editorial in the Global Times that accused him of appearing ‘to be pulling another publicity stunt’
  • Preliminary data last week showed that Australia’s total goods exported to China reached A$145.2 billion (US$110.9 billion) in 2020, just 2.16 per cent less than in 2019

Topic |   China-Australia relations
Dan Tehan replaced Simon Birmingham as Australia trade minister during a cabinet reshuffle at the end of last year. Photo: Getty Images Dan Tehan replaced Simon Birmingham as Australia trade minister during a cabinet reshuffle at the end of last year. Photo: Getty Images
Dan Tehan replaced Simon Birmingham as Australia trade minister during a cabinet reshuffle at the end of last year. Photo: Getty Images
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