What China wants in return for dropping trade sanctions

Jamieson Murphy
January 26 2023 - 8:00am
Chinese President Xi Jinping will want to ensure his country's supply of critical minerals continues to flow. File photo.
Chinese President Xi Jinping will want to ensure his country's supply of critical minerals continues to flow. File photo.

THERE is never a free lunch in international relations, but it may turn out that Australia only needs to maintain the status quo to convince China to drop trade sanctions.

Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

News director

Newcastle Herald news director and business reporter. Interested in any and all yarns. Whisper g'day mate to me at jamieson.murphy@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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