February 2021

© Commonwealth of Australia 2021
ISBN: 978-1-76092-201-6

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Chair's Foreword


  Committee Secretariat

Terms of Reference


List of Recommendations

1. Introduction

  Australia’s trade profile
  Australia’s foreign investment profile
  Global context for trade and investment
  About the inquiry

2. Export concentration in Australia

  Concentration of Australia’s export markets
  Drivers of market concentration
  Committee comment

3. Supporting export diversification

  The need for diversification
  Paths to diversification
  Committee comment

4. Diversifying Australia's Foreign Investment Profile

  Foreign investment trends
  Foreign investment framework and reforms
  National security considerations
  Foreign investment benefits
  Facilitating foreign investment flows
  Level of reliance and concentration of foreign investment
  Community concerns about foreign investment
  Building domestic investment capacity
  Committee comment

A. Submissions

B. Exhibits

C. Public Hearings

Additional comments - Labor members

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