Publication information

The information on this page is the standard publication requirements found in all ABARES publications.

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Copyright and intellectual property

All ABARES publications bear the Commonwealth of Australia copyright mark and ownership of intellectual property statement:

© Commonwealth of Australia [year of publication]

Ownership of intellectual property rights

Unless otherwise noted, copyright (and any other intellectual property rights, if any) in this publication is owned by the Commonwealth of Australia (referred to as the Commonwealth).

Digital Object Identifier

All ABARES publications are released with a Digital Object Identifier (DOI)through a link to the metadata information about the publication. A DOI is a unique handle, taking the form of a character string, composed of a prefix and suffix which identifies the registrant and specific object associated with the DOI.

Creative Commons licencing

All ABARES publications are released with a Creative Commons licence to allow users free use of the content within the publication, subject to the conditions of the licence. The ABARES Creative Commons statement says:

All material in this publication is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International Licence except content supplied by third parties, logos and the Commonwealth Coat of Arms.

Inquiries about the licence and any use of this document should be emailed to


All ABARES publications include the following disclaimer:

The Australian Government acting through the Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment, represented by the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences, has exercised due care and skill in preparing and compiling the information and data in this publication. Notwithstanding, the Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment, ABARES, its employees and advisers disclaim all liability, including liability for negligence and for any loss, damage, injury, expense or cost incurred by any person as a result of accessing, using or relying on any of the information or data in this publication to the maximum extent permitted by law.

Professional independence

All ABARES publications include the statement of professional independence:

The views and analysis presented in ABARES publications, including this one, reflect ABARES professionally independent findings, based on scientific and economic concepts, principles, information and data. These views, analysis and findings may not reflect or be consistent with the views or positions of the Australian Government, or of organisations or groups who have commissioned ABARES reports or analysis. More information on professional independence is provided on the ABARES website.

Last reviewed: 13 January 2021
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