Background of Australia
Australia's abundant and diverse natural resources attract high levels of foreign investment and include extensive reserves of coal, iron, copper, gold, natural gas, uranium, and renewable energy sources. Australia also has a large services sector and is a significant exporter of natural resources, energy, and food.
Population23,232,413 (2017 est.)
GDP per Capita (PPP)USD 54688.45 (2016 est.)
Total ExportsUSD 224.5 billion (2017 est.)
Total ImportUSD 215.4 billion (2017 est.)