- Across the Northern Australian region, an estimated 5Ð17 million hectares of land is deemed suitable. Taking the lower bounds, the development of 5 million hectares of irrigated production would equate to an annual increase of just over 30 million tonnes of corn and soybeans or an additional AUD12bn in export revenue.
Senior Agricultural Economist, ANZ
Paul’s focus is on global agricultural and soft commodity research, specialising in grains, sugar, and natural fibres. Paul has more than 10 years of experience as an economist researching Australian and global agricultural markets.