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Australia-Hong Kong Free Trade Agreement (A-HKFTA)

There’s just a few days to go until the Australia-Hong Kong Free Trade Agreement (A-HKFTA) enters into force – 17 January 2020. This free trade…

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Chinese New Year – Blank Sailings

Chinese New Year – (Year of the Rat) is almost here, which brings factory closures across China for a week, accompanied by blank sailings during…

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Xmas and NYE Working Arrangements 2019

The hard-working crew at the Western Australia Port Operations Task Force (WAPOTF) have issued this years 2019 CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR WORKING ARRANGEMENTS. This shows…

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Chinese New Year 2020

Chinese New Year is a fantastic time of the year. It’s full of colour, excitement and tradition. It is the time to eat, celebrate, cleanse…

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Exotic ant detected in Fremantle

December 1, 2019 0 Comments

Late last week we were advised that an exotic ant species had been detected at Fremantle Ports.  Please find following the media release regarding this…

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Changes to import rules for equipment containing ozone depleting substances

Rules for importing hydrochlorofluorocarbon (HCFC) equipment are changing on 1 January 2020. From 1 January 2020 importing all types of HCFC equipment (including, for example,…

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Australian Maritime and Shipping Industry Awards – Results

EES was fortunate this year to be finalist in the Freight Forwarder of the Year category at the Australian Shipping and Maritime Awards! The outstanding…

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Patricks and DP World Stop Work Meetings

Please be advised that container terminals DP World and Patricks, will proceed with a four-hour approved stop work meetings to allow MUA members to attend…

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Low Sulphur Fuel Recovery – 1st Dec 2019

From January 1st 2020 a global regulation will come into force changing the type of fuel all shipping lines must use.  The aim of the…

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Commencement of 2019-20 Burnt Pine Longicorn (BPL) flight season measures

Freight & Trade Alliance (FTA) has received advice from the Department of Agriculture that they have published the following Industry Advice Notice in regards the…

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