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The Australian wool industry

Australia. Committee of Review into the Wool Industry.

The Australian wool industry

recommendations for the future : report to the Minister for Primary Industries and Energy

by Australia. Committee of Review into the Wool Industry.

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Published by Public Relations, Dept. of Primary Industries and Energy in Canberra, ACT .
Written in English

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    • Subjects:
    • Wool industry -- Government policy -- Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby the Committee of Review into the Wool Industry.
      ContributionsAustralia. Dept. of Primary Industries and Energy.
      LC ClassificationsHD9908.A82 A82 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 115 p. :
      Number of Pages115
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1321115M
      ISBN 100642161518
      LC Control Number92196688

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