Minerals Council of Australia
The Minerals Council of Australia is today releasing a fact sheet on the benefits of trade for the Australian community, which include higher growth, more jobs, better wages, lower prices and more competitive industries.
The importance of maintaining support for economic openness has been highlighted by the World Trade Organization’s latest outlook which forecasts a rebound in global trade in 2017 but warns that restrictive policies would put this recovery at risk.
Opinion piece in the Australian Financial Review
The mining industry’s contribution to Australia’s economic prosperity has been highlighted by the latest trade statistics which show strong year on year growth in export earnings from Australia’s key minerals commodities.
The MCA is pleased to announce a new partnership with the National Library of Australia to expound the role of mining in Australia’s national story.
The MCA’s submission to the Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade’s Trade Sub-Committee Inquiry into Australia’s Trade and Investment Relationship with the United Kingdom.