Thursday, October 17, 2013

Japan is Australia's third biggest investment partner with a stock of $127 billion




Picture: Japanese household
eating a meal


"Japan is Australia's third biggest investment partner with a stock of $127 billion in 2011-2012 behind the US and UK. It is also Australia;s second biggest trading partner - worth $72 billion in 2012 and weighted in Australia's favour because of coal and iron ore exports"


Source: Bishop denies any complicity against China
By John Kerin
Australian Financial Review
Thursday 17th October 2013, page 10