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Atlantic Ocean The Atlantic Ocean provides some of the world's most heavily trafficked sea routes, between and within the Eastern and Western Hemispheres. Other economic activity includes the exploitation of natural resources, e. Australia Australia is an open market with minimal restrictions on imports of goods and services.
The process of opening up has increased productivity, stimulated growth, and made the economy more flexible and dynamic. Australia is a significant exporter of natural resources, energy, and food.
Australia's abundant and diverse natural resources attract high levels of foreign investment and include extensive reserves of coal, iron, copper, gold, natural gas, uranium, and renewable energy sources.
For nearly two decades up tillAustralia had benefited from a dramatic surge in its terms of trade. As export prices increased faster than import prices, the economy experienced continuous growth, low unemployment, contained inflation, very low public debt, and a strong and stable financial system.
Australia entered facing a range of growth constraints, principally driven by the sharp fall in global prices of key export commodities. Demand for resources and energy from Asia and especially China is growing at a slower pace and sharp drops in export prices have impacted growth.
Austria Austria is a well-developed market economy with skilled labor force and high standard of living. Its economy features a large service sector, a sound industrial sector, and a small, but highly developed agricultural sector.
Austrian economic growth strengthen inwith a 2. Austria's fiscal position compares favorably with other euro-zone countries. The budget deficit stood at a low 0.
The Austrian government has announced it plans to balance the fiscal budget in Exposure to the Russian banking sector and a deep energy relationship with Russia present additional risks.
Austria elected a new pro-business government in October that campaigned on promises to reduce bureaucracy, improve public sector efficiency, reduce labor market protections, and provide positive investment incentives. Azerbaijan Prior to the decline in global oil prices sinceAzerbaijan's high economic growth was attributable to rising energy exports and to some non-export sectors.
Oil exports through the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan Pipeline, the Baku-Novorossiysk, and the Baku-Supsa Pipelines remain the main economic driver, but efforts to boost Azerbaijan's gas production are underway. The expected completion of the geopolitically important Southern Gas Corridor SGC between Azerbaijan and Europe will open up another source of revenue from gas exports.
First gas to Turkey through the SGC is expected in with project completion expected by Declining oil prices caused a 3. The economic decline was accompanied by higher inflation, a weakened banking sector, and two sharp currency devaluations in Azerbaijan has made limited progress with market-based economic reforms.
Pervasive public and private sector corruption and structural economic inefficiencies remain a drag on long-term growth, particularly in non-energy sectors. The government has, however, made efforts to combat corruption, particularly in customs and government services.
Several other obstacles impede Azerbaijan's economic progress, including the need for more foreign investment in the non-energy sector and the continuing conflict with Armenia over the Nagorno-Karabakh region.
It is also improving Baku airport and the Caspian Sea port of Alat for use as a regional transportation and logistics hub. Long-term prospects depend on world oil prices, Azerbaijan's ability to develop export routes for its growing gas production, and its ability to improve the business environment and diversify the economy.
In latethe president approved a strategic roadmap for economic reforms that identified key non-energy segments of the economy for development, such as agriculture, logistics, information technology, and tourism. In Octoberthe long-awaited Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway, stretching from the Azerbaijani capital to Kars in north-eastern Turkey, began limited service.
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