Australia’s export-oriented agricultural industries are reliant on Chinese demand. Photo: ShutterstockAustralia’s export-oriented agricultural industries are reliant on Chinese demand. Photo: Shutterstock
Australia’s export-oriented agricultural industries are reliant on Chinese demand. Photo: Shutterstock

Australian government push to tap China market heats up industry debate about over-dependence

  • Submissions to Australian parliamentary inquiry highlight how government’s China focus has hurt export opportunities to other markets
  • Inquiry comes amid recent surge in debate about over-reliance, triggered by interruption of global supply chains due to Covid-19 shutdowns

Topic |   China economy
Australia’s export-oriented agricultural industries are reliant on Chinese demand. Photo: ShutterstockAustralia’s export-oriented agricultural industries are reliant on Chinese demand. Photo: Shutterstock
Australia’s export-oriented agricultural industries are reliant on Chinese demand. Photo: Shutterstock
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