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Biosecurity Import Levy – deferred implementation

We have received confirmation via Freight & Trade Alliance (FTA)  that the 1 September 2019 implementation for the Biosecurity Import Levy is unachievable –  of…

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Industrial action lifted at all four DP World Australia terminals

On Friday 2nd August 2019 certain industry bodies were advised by DP World Australia executives that the Construction Forestry Maritime Mining Energy Union (CFMMEU) has…

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Shenzhen, Guangdong Province – China

Did you know that Shenzhen is the world’s third-busiest container port by traffic? The Port of Shenzhen is a collective name of a number of…

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DP World workers walk off the job

Weeks worth of industrial dispute at DP World has caused chaos for vessels entering into Australian Ports.  Even if you do not have containers arriving…

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Product Emissions Standards

Emissions from certain products can be a significant source of air pollution, particularly in urban areas. The product emissions standards help improve our air quality…

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Finalised seasonal measures for 2019-20 BMSB risk season

The Department of Agriculture and Water Resources has finalised the seasonal measures for the 2019-20 BMSB risk season. The seasonal measures will apply to certain goods…

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Asbestos – ignorance is not a defence

In a judgement that should serve as a warning for all businesses operating in Australian that import goods, the District Court of Western Australia has…

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Blank Sailings as Freight Rates Drop

Freight rates from the Asia region continued to drop this month.  Importers in Australia are reaping the benefits, but it begs the question, just how…

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Aussie Exports – New Air Cargo Screening Requirements

Aussie exports meeting new air cargo security screening requirements This article has been taken directly from “Across the Borders” Magazine and is By MALCOLM THOMPSON,…

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Indonesia – Ramadan and Holiday Announcement

Kindly be informed Ramadan, the Muslim fasting month, has started last week and will continue until Wednesday June 5th 2019. During Ramadan, like most offices…

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