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  • Imports from Colombia A$62 million
  • Exports to Colombia A$39 million
  • Capital Bogotá
  • Official Language Spanish
  • Area 1,139,000 sq km
  • Population 47.1 million

Last updated: 16 Jul 2014

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Initial correspondence with potential business partners should be in Spanish, as letters in English are more likely to be given lower priority.

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Country Profile Content supplied by Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

    The IMF forecasts Colombia’s real growth will be 4.3 per cent in 2013. This follows strong growth in 2011 and 2012 (6.6 per cent and 4.0 per cent respectively).
    » read more at DFAT
    Colombia has a democratically-elected representative government with a strong executive.
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    Australia’s two-way travel services trade with Colombia totalled $277 million in 2012, with $269 million in travel services exports from Australia.
    » read more at DFAT


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