australia’s biggest export earner remained iron ore and it is the largest exporter of of the steel-making commodity in the world with 836m tonnes sent offshore last year enough to build 10050
the industry is strongly export-oriented with minimal processing onshore and since 2007-2008 mining has accounted for between 50 and 60% of total national exports. australia is a global top five producer of gold iron ore lead zinc and nickel and also has the world’s largest uranium and fourth largest black coal resources respectively.
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'coal is mined in every state of australia. mining occurs mainly in queensland new south wales and victoria.  about 75% of coal mined in australia is exported mostly to eastern asia and of the balance most is used in electricity generation.coal production in australia increased 13.6% between 2005 and 2010 and 5.3% between 2009 and 2010.
australia is the world's leading coal exporter. the australian mining corporations rio tinto group and bhp are among the largest in the world. australia's argyle mine is the second-largest diamond mine in the world estimated to produce 12.6 million carats in 2014 worth over $500 million.
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trade minister andrew robb says "better market access for our exporters of agricultural products" is a key focus for australia but in order to obtain this australia may well need to compromise