Free trade agreements (FTAs) are international agreements that remove or remove certain barriers to trade and investment between two or more countries. Australia currently has 11 free trade agreements with 18 countries and has attempted to negotiate and implement additional agreements. Australia has trade initiatives or trade agreements with the countries or groups of countries listed in the table below. Free trade agreements (LEAs) offer Australian businesses a competitive advantage. By removing and removing barriers to international trade and investment, free trade agreements benefit Australian exporters, importers, producers and investors. Learn about customs results and rules of origin of the Australian Free Trade Agreement via DFAT`s online FTA portal.