- Chinese investment into Australia's agricultural sector commenced only quite recently and has been relatively small – by total value and transaction volume.
- NSW attracted nearly 50 percent of Chinese agribusiness investment, followed by Queensland (40 percent), WA (5 percent) and Tasmania (5 percent).
- Providing premium safe food to China's rapidly growing middle class presents tremendous new opportunities for Australia's food industry going forward.
- While government policy is very important to shape the right platform, real change will come from our agribusiness industry and broader rural communities taking a proactive and pragmatic view on changing mindsets, building stronger relationships and making full use of Australia’s competitive advantages.
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