Media Release

28 July 2008

Australia’s trade with East Asia, the European Union and the Americas in 2007

The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) released three new trade analysis publications today: Australia's Trade with East Asia 2007, Australia's Trade with the European Union 2007 and Australia's Trade with the Americas 2007. These three regions account for 80 per cent of Australia’s total trade with the world. The publications show:

Australia's Trade with East Asia

Australia's Trade with the European Union

Australia's Trade with the Americas

These reports are part of a series of trade publications released each year by DFAT. They are available at www.dfat.gov.au/publications/statistics.html. Should clients wish to obtain printed copies, they will be directed from the DFAT website to an external website, where they can place an order for a hard copy.

Media Enquiries: DFAT Media Liaison - 02 6261 1555