Peter Arkell speaks to the ABC about the China Australia Free Trade Agreement

Peter Arkell talks to ABC’s Beverley O’Connor in the studio live from Canberra, to outline what the deal means for various Australian industries.

He talks about the sterling work by Minister Andrew Robb and his team of hard-working officials and how the momentous agreement that was reached in this ‘landmark’ FTA between China and any other country to date.

Peter talks about how the services industry (including healthcare and age care), in particular, will benefit from this market-access deal, as well as the mining, food and agriculture industries.

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