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New Packing Declaration

Please take note of this updated packing declaration template (Packing Declaration FCL-LCL – Nov 2017) which will come into effect as of shipments that have…

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Actual, volumetric and chargeable weights

Today we’re discussing air freight and the difference between the actual weight of the cargo versus the volumetric weight, along with chargeable weights. Air freight…

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Removal of DG Stickers

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

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Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Vessels at Risk

Due to the detection in Australia and New Zealand of Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB) on a number of vessels arriving from Asian ports, the…

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Making the most of the the KAFTA

The Korea-Australia Free Trade Agreement (KAFTA) entered into force on the 14 December 2014. Using KAFTA is making a big difference for Australian exporters in…

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Importing and unexpected costs

As an importer your goal would be to provide goods to customers that may not be available locally and make money while doing it. To ensure…

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Be prepared for Easter

It’s not long to go until we celebrate Easter! We have all been holiday overloaded here with Christmas and then Chinese New Year but we’re…

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Importing a food trailer into Australia

The food truck industry is currently booming in Western Australia.  It’s taken a bit longer for our small part of the world to catch on…

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How Chinese New Year can affect you

It’s the largest human event on the planet, we’re talking about Chinese New Year (also known as Lunar New Year and Spring Festival). All of…

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Importing into Australia

So you’ve purchased some product from overseas, but not sure what you do now? This is where EES, your trusted freight forwarder, steps in. Providing…

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