Trade

Launch of FTA negotiations with the Pacific Alliance

“The Business Council welcomes the announcement by the Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, Steven Ciobo, of the launch of free trade agreement negotiations with the Pacific Alliance,” Business Council...

Pathway to prosperity

The Business Council's president Grant King delivered this speech to the Ausralia Israel Chamber of Commerce in Sydney on 31 March, 2017.   From time to time we are dramatically...

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Submission on the Trans Pacific Partnership

The Business Council strongly supports trade and investment liberalisation. Open markets deliver material benefits to consumers through greater competition and access to a greater variety of goods and services. Access...

Business Council statement on Brexit vote

“Australian businesses are carefully monitoring global markets, following the British decision to leave the EU last week,” Business Council chief executive Jennifer Westacott said. “While the underlying fundamentals of Australia’s...