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Imported gun components seized

We’ve reported on drugs and tobacco being found in imported shipments before but this one is a first. Australian Federal Police (AFP) and Australian Customs…

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Customs have the “advantage set” against drug smugglers

Australian Customs and Border Protection Services (ACBPS) have been busy once again intercepting drugs bound for Australian streets. The shipment of tennis racquets arrived into…

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Record breaking seizures for 2012-13

The annual report 2012-13 from Australian Customs and Border Protection Services (ACBPS) has been issued and it’s a record buster. In the last financial year,…

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Cargo examinations – A cost of business

The Australian Customs and Border Protection Service (ACBPS) x-ray approx 101,500 TEU (twenty equivalent units) a year, and physically examine 14,000 TEU a year nationally….

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Massive illegal tobacco bust

November 11, 2013 , , , 0 Comments

Taskforce Trident was set up last year to police Melbourne’s port. Consisting of Victorian police, Customs, Australian Federal Police and the Australian Crime Commissions, it…

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More Hidden Drugs

A joint operation between the Australian Customs and Border Protection Service (ACBPS) and the Australian Federal Police (AFP) has once again siezed another shipment of…

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Busy protecting our borders

A report has been issued for the last financial year, that Australian Customs were very busy protecting our borders. They inspected 101,842 teu (twenty equivalent…

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Complying with Customs and Border Protection – Exports

October 24, 2013 0 Comments

EES Shipping have received The Customs and AusCheck Legislation Amendment (Organised Crime and Other Measures) Act 2013. We would like to remind all Exporters of…

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Complying with Customs and Border Protection – Imports

October 24, 2013 0 Comments

EES Shipping have received The Customs and AusCheck Legislation Amendment (Organised Crime and Other Measures) Act 2013. We would like to remind all Importers of…

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Outwitted again

October 13, 2013 0 Comments

Australian Customs have once again foiled an attempt to import methamphetamine into the country. The shipment, a medium sized truck, arrived into Brisbane port, destined…

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