Australia’s relationship with Mexico

2 December 2015

© Commonwealth of Australia 2015
ISBN 978-1-76010-337-8

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Committee Membership (PDF 24KB)
Abbreviations (PDF 9KB)
Recommendations (PDF 30KB)
Chapter 1 - Introduction (PDF 41KB)

Conduct of inquiry
Past parliamentary inquiries
Structure of report

Chapter 2 - Mexico's elevation in the global geo-political and economic order (PDF 66KB)

Domestic reform
Foreign policy

Chapter 3 - Opportunities to enhance Australia-Mexico relations (PDF 162KB)

Increased bilateral engagement
Trade agreements
Biosecurity measures
Transport links
Table 3.1 – Flights Time and Price Comparison
Australia's perceptions of Mexico

Chapter 4 - Education and Research (PDF 117KB)

Scope for increased collaboration in the education sector
Potential for extending scholarship programs to Mexico
Scope to extend the New Colombo Plan to include Mexico
Educational infrastructure challenges
Scope for increased collaboration in research

Chapter 5 - Opportunities for trade and investment (PDF 122KB)

Awareness of opportunities in Mexico and Australia
Committee view

Appendix 1 - Submissions (PDF 8KB)
Appendix 2 - Tabled documents, answers to questions on notice, and additional information (PDF 9KB)

Additional information and tabled documents
Answers to questions on notice

Appendix 3 - Public hearings and witnesses (PDF 11KB)

Thursday 29 October 2015, Canberra

Committee Secretariat contact:

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee
Department of the Senate
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3535