Market profile

Taiwan is an accessible and well-regulated market with strong IP protection, into which Australian businesses have made strong inroads. Located centrally in Asian supply chains with its highly developed economy, it is a hub linking developed Western economies and emerging Asian markets. 

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  • Merchandise exports A$10,638 million
  • Services exports A$1,563 million
  • Capital Taipei
  • Official language Mandarin
  • Area 36,000 sq km
  • Population 23.6 million


8 Jun 2022

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Taiwan brief

A comprehensive overview of political, economic and bilateral and regional trade agreements.

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Trade and economic fact sheet

Containing general information, recent economic indicators, Australia’s trade and investment relationship with Taiwan and their global merchandise trade relationship that is updated twice a year.

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The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s Smartraveller site provides advice for business travellers and tourists going to Taiwan. This is regularly updated and should be checked before planning travel.

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