Information about Australia's trade, foreign relations, economy, environment, government, indigenous peoples, science, culture and more. An overview of Australia.
Advancing the National Interest is the Government's - and Australia's - second foreign and trade policy White Paper. It is a comprehensive assessment of Australia's place in the world and articulation of the Government's strategies to protect and promote the security and prosperity of Australia and our people.
The Australian Government's ambitious trade policy is geared towards increasing economic activity, creating jobs and getting a fair deal for Australia in the international marketplace. This all adds up to more jobs, more choice for consumers, and a higher standard of living for all Australians.