The Export Finance and Insurance Corporation (EFIC) reflects on the state of global finance, and looks ahead to the next six months, in its latest newsletter.

As Southern Europe continues to face economic gloom and doom, signs of struggle have also spread to Cyprus, India and Argentina, where previous business models are failing.

Prime Minister Julia Gillard alongside Trade and Competitiveness Minister Craig Emerson have welcomed Mexico as the newest member of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).

With the global economy in turmoil, a new report by Coface examines what's happening in China and how that might affect Australian exporters.

Uncertainty in Europe could lead to Australian exporters feeling the effects.