New frontiers: South and East Asia

Australia's mining industry has contributed enormously to the nation's prosperity through its export success and international engagement. Asia has been a big part of this story, from the opening up of trade with Japan in the post-war period to the China boom of the 2000s. And as Asia's economies continue to develop, new opportunities are emerging.

This is the first report in the New frontiers: South and East Asia series produced by the Minerals Council of Australia and Trading Nation Consulting. This series examines the extraordinarily dynamic economies of India and South-East Asia, identifies trade and regulatory barriers to realising the opportunities in those markets and sets out a policy agenda for Australian mining and mining services in the region.

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