Welcome to the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences (ABARES).
Professionally independent research
ABARES is a research bureau within the Department of Agriculture. We provide professionally independent research, analysis and advice for government and private sector decision-makers on significant issues affecting Australia’s agriculture, fisheries and forestry industries.
Stakeholders can be confident that ABARES produces world-class economic and scientific research, commodity forecasts, statistics and other analysis based solely on sound and broadly-accepted economic and scientific concepts and principles and the latest available information and data.
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