Does the raw materials market foresee trade tensions easing between Australia and China?

Australia’s prime ministerial election win by Labor Party candidate Anthony Albanese might spell the return of a majority Labor Party parliament, which previously had a rosier trade relationship with China under former prime minister Kevin Rudd. Fastmarkets explores raw materials market participants’ views on the situation.

Albanese, elected as Australia’s 31st prime minister, was sworn in on Monday May 23 along with other key appointment holders in the parliamentary cabinet.

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Alex Theo

Min Li

Norman Fong

June 01, 2022

11:56 GMT

Singapore, Shanghai