New Opportunities with TPP – Increasing U.S. Exports to Australia
May 27, 2016
Karen Ballard is the Vice Counselor for Commercial Affairs for Australia and New Zealand at the U.S. Consulate in Sydney, Australia. Dr. Doug Hartley is the Commercial Specialist for Aerospace and Marine industries at the U.S. Embassy in Canberra.
The Commonwealth of Australia and the United States enjoy a very close alliance.
Australia shares many cultural traditions and values with the United States, and has played a key role as part of the United States’ rebalance to Asia strategy. The country is a rules-based democracy with a familiar legal and corporate framework, sophisticated consumer and industrial sectors, and a straightforward, English-speaking business culture. Continue reading