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Note This report uses the Reserve Bank of Australia’s AUD-to-USD foreign exchange rate as at 31 December 2015 – 0.7306. (Exchange Rates, Monthly, January 2010 to latest complete month of current year, table F11). Disclaimer This report has been prepared by the Commonwealth of Australia represented by the Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade). The report is a general overview and is not intended to provide exhaustive coverage of the topic. The information is made available on the understanding that the Commonwealth of Australia is not providing professional advice. While care has been taken to ensure the information in this report is accurate, the Commonwealth does not accept any liability for any loss arising from reliance on the information, or from any error or omission, in the report. Any person relying on this information does so at their own risk. The Commonwealth recommends the person exercise their own skill and care, including obtaining professional advice, in relation to their use of the information for their purposes. The Commonwealth does not endorse any company or activity referred to in the report, and does not accept responsibility for any losses suffered in connection with any company or its activities. Copyright © Commonwealth of Australia 2017 This work is copyright. You may download, display, print and reproduce this material in unaltered form only (retaining this notice and imagery metadata) for your personal, non-commercial use or use within your family or organization. This material cannot be used to imply an endorsement from or an association with the Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade) without the written permission of Austrade. Apart from any use as permitted under the Copyright Act 1968 (for example, ‘fair dealing’ for the purposes of reporting news under section 103B of the Copyright Act ), all other rights are reserved. Requests to use the material for other purposes or to imply an endorsement by, or association with, Austrade should be sent to [email protected] 13-14-958. August 2017 CONTENTS Foreword 01 Australian investment boosts the US economy 03 Creating diverse business environments 04 Employment highlights by state 06 New capital investment projects 09 New investments 10 Creating jobs for America 12 Number of people employed by 14 Australian companies – by state Number of jobs by sector 16 Case studies 17 How Austrade can help 25
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MINISTER’S FOREWORD The US–Australia bilateral relationship is often characterised by how both countries fought side by side in the Second World War, or by today’s strong bilateral cooperation on defense and security for world peace. What is often overlooked is that Australians have a long history of investing in the US, and welcoming US investment onto our shores. Our businesses, big and small, are known in the US for our talent and services across scores of industries, from IT services to wine production, mining and finance.
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