Resources Fuel Our Growth [Blog]

 Federal Resources and Energy Minister Martin Ferguson discuss the importance of the resources sector following the release of new export figures showing record highs.

"RAPID growth in the resources and energy sectors has been occurring for less than a decade but it represents a structural shift as important as the economic reforms of the 1980s and 90s.

This growth has made us richer, supported remote communities, increased employment well beyond these sectors and helped Australia to weather the global financial crisis better than any other OECD economy.

 Click here to read the full op-ed on The Australian

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