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Libya
  • Imports from Libya A$762 million
  • Exports to Libya A$12 million
  • Capital Tripoli
  • Official Language Arabic
  • Area 1,760,000 sq km
  • Population 6.1 million

Last updated: 22 Mar 2012

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Australians remaining in Libya are urged to remain in contact with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade's 24-hour Consular Operations Centre on +61 2 6261 3305 or the Australian Embassy in Cairo on +202 2575 0444.

The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) provides advice for business travellers and tourists going to Libya. This is regularly updated, and should be checked before planning travel.

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