ABARE sees leap in Australian mineral exports

AUSTRALIA’s minerals and energy exports are forecast to increase to $58.3 billion in 2004-05 from $52.5 billion in 2003-04, the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics said in its March commodities outlook, released today.

ABARE sees leap in Australian mineral exports ABARE sees leap in Australian mineral exports ABARE sees leap in Australian mineral exports ABARE sees leap in Australian mineral exports ABARE sees leap in Australian mineral exports

The government forecaster said increases in volumes shipped and higher world prices for most products would more than offset the negative effect of an assumed stronger Australia dollar – hence the

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