As the Australian Parliament passed a bilateral free trade agreement with India on Tuesday, Union commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyal in a congratulatory note said that this is a landmark moment for Australia and India. “It is a landmark moment for Australia and India. I would like to congratulate the PMs of India and Australia for achieving this significant milestone today. These are two democracies with shared interests on the world stage,” Goyal said.
“This is the first time in Australian history that they’re giving duty-free import on 100 per cent of items. This is also the first trade agreement with a developed country after a decade,” he said.
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