Australia maintaining a positive relationship with China is ‘critical to our economic prosperity’

Seven Group CEO Ryan Stokes says Australia and China having a positive relationship is “critical to our economic prosperity”.

“They are our largest trading partner, the Australian economy benefits when the Chinese economy is growing," Mr Stokes told Sky News Australia.

“Those benefits play through in multiple aspects within our economy, we’d like to see a strong collaborative relationship with China.

“Ultimately, from a trade perspective it is increasingly important to Australia.”