"My aim is to keep the momentum building as there is definitely an enthusiasm on both sides to conclude a quality agreement this year, it won't be easy, but it certainly remains an achievable goal," Australian High Commission said quoting Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Robb.

Robb is coming India to participate in the Global Exhibition on Services, which will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on April 23.

The statement said that the key objective of his visit will be to build further momentum towards the conclusion of Australia-India Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement (CECA).

Prime Minister Modi and his Australian counterpart Tony Abbott have set a target of completing the negotiations by the end of this year, it urged.

During his four-day visit, starting on Tuesday, Robb would meet Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, senior business leaders, investors and policy experts in Delhi and Mumbai.

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