A key index of Australia's nation-wide infrastructure investment has posted a 35 per cent year-on-year decline for the 2012/13 fiscal year.

The Australian Infrastructure Metric, released by Infrastructure Partnerships Australia, indicates that Australia saw a 35 per cent decline in public infrastructure investment for the 2012/2013 fiscal year as compared to the previous fiscal year. While IPA’s data indicates that there was a mild rebound in activity during the June quarter,…