The long march to the China FTA

Andrew Robb reveals how the deal was sealed after a gruelling 14-month long trade poker game.

China’s ‘white gold’ infant formula rush comes at a public health cost

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Sales of infant formula are booming in China, but this particular dairy milk boom is far from costless.

Terra Firma kick-starts pastoral guessing game

Terra Firma may be entertaining buyers for a partial stake in Consolidated Pastoral Company.

Wesfarmers eyes agricultural investments

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Goyder declines to comment on Elders, declares special dividend following share consolidation scheme approval.

More Chinese to test agribusiness market

The signing of the China free-trade agreement will lead to a rush of interest from Chinese investors, but it may not lead to new deals.

AAco suffers another loss

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The beef producer's losses continued in the first half, although branded sales rose 38%.

Orica full-year profit lifts 2%

Mining services firm sells chemicals business, tips 700 jobs to go and offers no guidance.

Freedom Foods strikes dairy deal with China's New Hope

The deal will see tens of millions of dollars invested in new, large-scale dairy farms in Australia.

A2 Milk to list on ASX

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The Auckland-based mik producer plans to list locally next year.

Ruralco profit surges despite drought

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Ruralco posts an 86 per cent rise in net profit as revenues improve.

China’s Greenland eyes agricultural deals

Property developer Greenland Holding plans to buy Australian beef, dairy and wine companies.

NZ aims to ensure China deal matches Aust

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New Zealand government unlikely to raise issue when Chinese President visits later this week.

WA premier supports trade deal with China

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Colin Barnett says reducing trade barriers with China is good news for WA's agriculture and food producers.

The dairy industry must not waste the FTA opportunity

Our dairy industry will have to invest heavily if it wants to milk the China free trade deal for all it is worth.

Qld can be an important Indian partner: Modhi

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Modhi says India interested in resources, agribusiness, technology, tourism sectors.

Forrest, Rinehart benefit from Chinese FTA

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Beef, dairy investments set to reap a windfall from reduction in tariffs.

ADF buys $1.87m farm in Victoria

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Grazing, hay making activity to increase milk capacity at nearby properties.

Free trade benefits to take time: Elders

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Agribusiness says there's a long way to go before it sees any benefit from FTA.

Some, not all, farmers win in China FTA

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Australian farmers and dairy processors will get a better deal than their New Zealand counterparts says government.

Elders delivers modest FY profit

Agribusiness swings from $505m loss to $3m net profit, on track to increase earnings.