A carbon tariff is a carbon tax applied to exports from countries such as Australian that don’t have one. Europe is planning to impose one.
Adopting more environmentally conscious farm models would safeguard our agricultural exports, cut emissions and help protect nature.
We’d lose coal exports but benefit from a lower Australian dollar.
Both sides can make a case, but they might not get the chance.
Australia faces a carbon tax being imposed on it by its trading partners. It's time to get ahead of the curve.