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Asbestos Export Requirements

No doubt you are all aware of the ongoing issues in relation to asbestos imports into Australia as well as exports from our country. The…

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ABF Examinations

We’ve highlighted the need for the Australian Border Force (ABF) to conduct holds on imported containers into Australia previously. This is necessary and integral, and…

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India GST application

Please be advised on the implementation of the GST regime effective 1stJuly 2017 for all India shipments. GST is expected to rollout from 01/07/2017 and…

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Peak Season Prep 2017

Who can believe we’re already half way through 2017! The second half of the year tends to be even faster, so now is the time…

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Budget 2017/18

Last week the Federal Government handed down a budget that carried the tagline “fairness, opportunity and security”. While the focus of the budget was far…

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VGM compliance

On July the 1st 2016 the shipping industry moved a little bit closer to a more safer, transparent environment when the amendments to the SOLAS…

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Removal of DG Stickers

Who can believe that it’s almost been two years since we reminded you of the steps that you need to take once your import container…

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Ports of Australia

Today we’re discussing the containerised ports of Australia. There are hundreds of ports around our fair country, but only some are load (and unload!) shipping…

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The New Packing Declaration

Please take note of this updated packing declaration template (New Packing Declaration) which will come into effect as of the 17th June 2017. This change…

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Books on Shipping

We here at EES love a good book dedicated to the world of shipping.  We’ve got a few of these babies on our shelf and…

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