Australia is announcing it has signed a $1.5 billion deal with the US to buy fish, meat and other seafood.
The deal with Seafood Import Group is expected to create up to 1,000 jobs and $2 billion worth of goods from the US.
The company said the deal with Australia was worth $2.2 billion and it was valued at $1,200 per share.
It is the second time the country has signed an export agreement with the U.S.AUSTRALIA’S $1 BILLION FISH, FISH AND MEAT INVESTMENT SIGNED Australia is signing a $2 BILLIONS FISH INVESTment agreement with US Seafood.
The Australian Government said it signed the deal today to ensure that Australian workers and the local seafood industry can benefit from the benefits of trade.
A spokeswoman said the agreement with Seafornet was a long-term strategic investment.
“The Government believes Australia can be an innovative partner to the U