Did you know that Chinese investment in Australia dropped by over 47%, from $4.8 billion in 2018 to $2.5 billion in 2019? It has fallen for three consecutive years since it peaked at $15.8 billion in 2016.
These are the findings from new data released by The Australian National University’s Chinese Investment in Australia (CHIIA) database.
Hysteria about Chinese ownership in Australia is not based on evidence.
By way of contrast is how American interests dominate Australia’s largest publicly listed companies.