Protectionism means the use of measures that restrict trade, like tariffs that raise the price of imports.
We must protect our borders from the ravages of other countries making our products, stealing our companies, and destroying our jobs.'
Stock of new trade restrictions has quadrupled: 324 in 2010 and 1263 in 2015.
Australia should resist the urge to follow suit.
In the event of a serious global increase in protectionist measures…
What could the costs be for Australians?
Nearly half over 10 years.
Australia should remain open to remain prosperous.