Barley tariff costs China billions as minister urges open talks

Jamieson Murphy
By Jamieson Murphy
Updated June 18 2020 - 6:06am, first published 6:01am
NO SIGNAL: Trade Minister Simon Birmingham is still yet to hear from his Chinese counterpart about its barley tariff decision. Photo: Elesa Kurtz

CHINA'S tariff on Australian barley could cost the Asian superpower billions of dollars, the Trade Minister said, as he revealed he's still yet to hear from his Chinese counterpart.


Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

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