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The Australian resources sector is sophisticated and one of the most technologically-advanced in the world, with strong long-term growth potential.

Australia has some of the world’s largest mineral resource deposits which will support exploration and production for decades to come.

Australia has a strong and resilient economy, placing the sector in a globally competitive position.

Australia is in close proximity to our major markets in Asia and has mature trade links with key markets.

Australia is a low risk environment to invest and do business in. The resources sector is supported by government policies and a sound regulatory framework, including strong safety and environmental protections.

As the world’s leading Mining Equipment, Technology and Services (METS) development hub, Australia is an exceptional resources investment destination and supplier.

The sector has a highly skilled workforce with ongoing investment in training and developing for future jobs.

Australia is home to some of the world’s largest resources companies, participating in all stages of the supply chain.

Australia is taking advantage of new opportunities presented by emerging low emissions technologies, such as hydrogen and CCUS.

This Global Resources Statement delivers these commitments by promoting Australia’s strong resources credentials. Australia is a reliable, responsible and ready partner for resources exploration, investment and supply.