Australia is quite happy to supply China with uranium, under the strictest Aussie standards of course.
China has already signed a multi-billion dollar gas deal with Australia. She's thirsty for energy, any type.
Additionally, an affluent China is one hell of a hugh market for Aussie meat, cereal, dairy products, and educational services and facilities.
However, bloody bad news for any Chinese wannabe defector! Mind you, one isn’t too sure how genuine the fugitive is?